The Norwegian Refugee Council is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across 31 countries, where we help save lives and rebuild futures.
Making Evropi home: learning Greek
In 2015, nearly a million people from countries ranging from Afghanistan to Yemen fled to Greece, the gateway to safety in Europe. Some are making a home in Greece, learning a language that gave a name to the continent: Evropi.
Less promises, more solutions in Central America
"I don’t dream of living in another country. The only reason I would leave would be if I fled for my life," says 25-year old Anthony* from Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
“We would’ve been killed in our village if we didn’t leave”
Hundreds of families are fleeing their homes in northern Afghanistan as non-state armed groups advanced into Sancharak district, Sar-e-pul province. Teber, a settlement of over 5,000 inhabitants, was captured by the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan on Tuesday night.
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NORCAP: Expert deployment
NORCAP is the Norwegian Refugee Council’s expert deployment capacity. We aim to improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. We do this by bringing actors together and by sending experts to the UN and to national, regional and international organisations and institutions.
Partners and donors
NORCAP works with partners on national, regional and international levels in order to contribute effectively to humanitarian operations. We provide expertise in various fields to support to a wide range of organisations and countries through the deployment of expert personnel.