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.
Spike of people leaving Venezuela risk overwhelming humanitarian capacity
“Anticipating the negative effects of new visa requirements in Ecuador and Peru, applied in the last three months, have led to a spike in the number of people leaving Venezuela in recent weeks”, warned Christian Visnes, country director of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).
Torrential rains destroy shelters for displaced people in northeast Nigeria
Torrential rain has destroyed makeshift tents and caused severe flooding to temporary displacement camps in northeast Nigeria, leaving vulnerable families homeless. The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is appealing for urgent financial assistance to address the colossal humanitarian needs and to prevent the spread of deadly cholera.
MALI: Insecurity in Menaka region affects humanitarian assistance
Insecurity and increased crime in the region of Menaka is having a detrimental impact on the civilian population and humanitarian organizations in the area. With a monthly average of six incidents of robberies and burglaries of humanitarian organizations, their residents and office, the level of crime is putting the humanitarian response in jeopardy.
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