NRC
Non-governmental Organization based in Norway

Updates

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18 Nov 2014 description

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), has granted NRC an additional SEK 17.4 million to help refugees and internally displaced persons in Iraq and Djibouti.

The generous additional grants are part of the Humanitarian Agreement between Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and NRC on support for refugees and internally displaced persons. Sida is one of NRCs main partners, supporting operations in 18 of the 25 countries NRC where operates. The additional emergency funds are given to projects in Iraq and Djibouti.

13 Nov 2014 description

Background Information

Location: Zaatari Camp (All districts)

Dates of data collection: 1-2 of October, 2014

Objective: to understand to what extent the distribution of hygiene kits, by NRC on behalf of IMC, was successful and to collect feedback on the quality and quantity of hygiene kit distributed The PDM was a joint effort between NRC, UNHCR and ACTED

12 Nov 2014 description

Syrian civilians unable to escape

Syrian civilians trying to escape the brutal war inside Syria, risk being turned back at the borders and the number of refugees finding safety abroad has declined dramatically, according to a new report.

10 Nov 2014 description

Winter is about to hit many countries with large populations of refugees and internally displaced people. Cold temperatures can be catastrophic for people who have lost everything, and NRC is working hard to be ready for winter. “We are working to make displaced people better equipped to face the cold winter months. It is a matter of life and death,” says Director of Field Operations in NRC, Magnhild Vasset.

Jobs

15 entries found
27 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 19 Dec 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Regional Security Adviser, Middle East
Norwegian Refugee Council

27 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 19 Dec 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Roving Senior Management Capacity
Norwegian Refugee Council

26 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 14 Dec 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Consultancy Vacancy

Title: CCCM Capacity Building Evaluation

Category: Consultancy (with field visits to be determined)

Organization: CCCM Cluster

Reporting to: Capacity Building Officers, CCCM Cluster – IOM, UNHCR and NRC

Position duration: Evaluation to be completed by 1 May 2015

1. Background:

21 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

In light of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, causing displacement of civilians and increasing pressures on resources and host communities, NRC is about to start up an emergency response programme.
In the coming months, main focus is for NRC to provide support to mitigate the impact of harsh climatic conditions.

For 2015 NRC’s plan is to establish a long term Country Programme, in line with NRC’s mission statement and core competencies development of additional programme.

NRC is therefore seeking a Finance Manager in NRC Ukraine for 2015.

21 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 07 Dec 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

In light of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, causing displacement of civilians and increasing pressures on resources and host communities, NRC is about to start up an emergency response programme.
In the coming months, main focus is for NRC to provide support to mitigate the impact of harsh climatic conditions.

For 2015 NRC’s plan is to establish a long term Country Programme, in line with NRC’s mission statement and core competencies development of additional programme.
NRC is therefore seeking a Country Director to expand, develop NRC Ukraine in 2015.