NPA
Non-governmental Organization based in Norway

UPDATES

Toggle text

NPA meeting needs in Gaza

Norwegian People’s Aid has started an extensive Humanitarian Assistance program in Gaza, following the 50 days of war that has left thousands of Palestinians internally displaced, in need of psychosocial support and other forms of emergency aid.

Julie Offerdal

One of the groups that have been severely affected by the war is the fishermen, many of whom have had their livelihoods destroyed.

Toggle text

Relief Aid started in Gaza

Torunn Aaslund

I have seen massive destruction to life in the Gaza Strip and an extensive effort from the world is required, says country director to Palestine, Jenny Oskarsson. Norwegian People’s Aid has, together with its partner organizations started with emergency relief work to assist the affected community. Monday she signed contracts with the first 5 local partners in Gaza.

Toggle text

Zimbabwe’s rural women transform their own lives

The Rukweza rural communities in Nyazura have seen great improvements in their lives following the launch of the Rural Women’s Assembly by the Women and Land in Zimbabwe with support from Norwegian People’s Aid.

Toggle text

Norwegian People’s Aid staff killed in South Sudan

It’s with a heavy heart Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) today has received the sad news that our good colleague Gabriel Yien Gach was shot and killed in Maban County in South Sudan this morning. His family is informed about the tragic loss.

– Our thoughts are first and foremost with Gabriel Yien Gach's family and our colleagues in South Sudan, says Ms. Kathrine Raadim, Head of International Department in NPA.

JOBS

Toggle text

Norwegian People's Aid - Trainer to Develop and Deliver Training of Trainers on Events Management

Job
Closing date: 17 Oct 2014 Norwegian People's Aid

Norwegian People’s Aid – Lebanon is looking for a Tainer to its Youth Can Do It Training between 21 and 24 November 2014.

Toggle text

Programme Officer / only Syrian national

Job
Closing date: 25 Sep 2014 Norwegian People's Aid

Function prerequisite:The position is based in Gaziantep with travels to other areas of operation as required.

● Written & verbal proficiency in English & Arabic

● Good interpersonal skills

● Able to work effectively under, & adapt to, difficult conditions

● University Degree and/or equivalent professional experience

● Relevant work experience, preferably with an NGO

● Good report writing skills

● Familiarity of monitoring & evaluation instruments & documents is preferable

● Excellent computer skills