NRC
Non-governmental Organization based in Norway

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23 Mar 2017 description

The undersigned international and national NGOs and respective NGO coordination fora welcome the fact that the international community, under the impetus of the EU, is convening in Brussels to address and respond to the Syria crisis.

23 Mar 2017 description

SOMALIA/Baidoa District: While drought is ravaging the countryside, a rural community is surviving with the help of solar powered irrigation and agricultural resilience training. As residents of central and southern regions are fleeing drought, Isak Ibrahim stays put in his home village Bonkai.

Although crops have failed across the country due to two successive seasons of drought, locals are still harvesting vegetables and fruits in the fields surrounding the southern village.

23 Mar 2017 description
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Yemen

Mr President,

This statement is made on behalf of Save the Children International and 16 NGOs, comprised of national, regional and international human rights and humanitarian civil society actors, including organizations that provide humanitarian assistance and support to vulnerable children and families in Yemen.

We are concerned by the rapidly deteriorating situation in Yemen as highlighted in the High Commissioner’s oral update on the implementation of Human Rights Council resolution 33/16 of October 2016.2

22 Mar 2017 description

“People in north eastern Nigeria are battling one of the most severe humanitarian crises of today. Most of the food production has collapsed completely, and the conflict with Boko Haram makes it impossible for people to return home and pick up their lives,” says NORCAP expert, Virginia M. Moncrieff.

4.67 million people in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states are severely food insecure, and the numbers are growing rapidly. There has been no production of food for the last three years due to the ongoing conflict with Boko Haram.

20 Mar 2017 description

1.1 Executive Summary

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) undertook a rapid needs assessment in Nargazliya camp between the 1-2nd March 2017. The needs assessment was carried out using mobile data collection tools and the Kobo Toolbox software. Three members of the NRC carried out the survey using a random sample of 110 families. This gave a confidence level of 95% and a confidence interval of 10.

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Jobs

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23 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Apr 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

Afghanistan is a protracted and complex emergency in which conflict and recurrent natural disasters combine, set against a back drop of the continued return of Afghan Refugees from Pakistan and Iran; the humanitarian context is characterized by multiple localised emergencies, striking communities and populations with low resilience and/or high vulnerability.

23 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Apr 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

Afghanistan is a protracted and complex emergency in which conflict and recurrent natural disasters combine, set against a back drop of the continued return of Afghan Refugees from Pakistan and Iran; the humanitarian context is characterized by multiple localised emergencies, striking communities and populations with low resilience and/or high vulnerability.

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Apr 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

Youth Empowerment - Project Manager - Eritrea
Norwegian Refugee Council

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Apr 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

Rights Respected, People Protected

NRC Humanitarian Trainee Programme

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20 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 19 May 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

Rights Respected People Protected

NRC IN TURKEY

Since its establishment in January 2016, NRC Turkey has been gradually developing a multi-faceted programme aimed at addressing the immediate and medium to longer-term needs of Syrian and other refugees as well vulnerable Turkish host families where appropriate.