Syrian children prepare to go back to school in Jordan
In Jordan, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) makes sure that Syrian refugee children have a safe learning environment, where they can forget the war and be children again. We paid our summer school students a visit to learn about their hopes and dreams.
"It felt like they targeted my heart"
"The whole neighbourhood lit up in red light and everything around us was shaking. I thought they would bomb us and took my family straight down to the basement," says Mohammed.
Global displacement overview
Conflict, violence and drought forces millions to flee.Read more
The global displacement figures
Yet again, the scope of displacement and subsequent humanitarian crises is at an all-time high.Read more
Hundreds of thousands have fled from violence in Myanmar and AfghanistanRead more
Trump turns the screws on refugees.Read more
The Middle East
Civilians bear the brunt of international power playRead more
Refugees are meeting closed doorsRead more
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.
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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.