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.
The people the peace forgot
“We are afraid, because if they can kill one of our leaders, they can easily kill one of us,” says Anancio Rojas.
Colombians live in fear one year after peace deal
“The reality for many Colombians is in stark contrast to the positive picture painted by the peace deal. Insecurity is undermining the peace process,” warned Christian Visnes, the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) Country Director in Colombia.
Bangladesh refugee crisis poised for massive health epidemic
“The crisis facing 800,000 refugees in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazaar today is alarming, but we’re on the brink of a large-scale health catastrophe if the situation isn’t turned around,” warned Benedicte Giæver, Director of the Norwegian Refugee Council’s expert deployment roster, NORCAP.
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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.