NRC
Non-governmental Organization based in Norway

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors. The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs

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23 Aug 2016 description

Overwhelmed aid agencies in Uganda are armed with insufficient resources to respond to South Sudanese refugees spilling across the border, after renewed violence pushed over 85,000 people into Uganda’s West Nile region since July.

22 Aug 2016 description

Bogotá, agosto 19 de 2016. Con motivo de la conmemoración del Día Mundial de la Asistencia Humanitaria que se celebrará mañana 19 de agosto, las organizaciones humanitarias Acción Contra el Hambre (ACH), Alianza por la Solidaridad (ApS), Consejo Noruego para los Refugiados (NRC, por sus siglas en inglés) y Federación Luterana Mundial (FLM), con el apoyo de la Iglesia Sueca, lanzan proyectos dirigidos a atender las necesidades humanitarias de poblaciones campesinas, afrodescendientes e indígenas en los departamentos de Putumayo, Valle del Cauca,

21 Aug 2016 description

Unregistered refugees are falling between the cracks

18 Aug 2016 description

Bogotá, agosto 18 de 2016. Con motivo de la conmemoración del Día Mundial de la Asistencia Humanitaria que se celebrará mañana 19 de agosto, las organizaciones humanitarias Acción Contra el Hambre (ACH), Alianza por la Solidaridad (ApS), Consejo Noruego para Refugiados (NRC, por sus siglas en inglés) y Federación Luterana Mundial (FLM), en asocio con la Iglesia Sueca, lanzan proyectos dirigidos a atender las necesidades humanitarias de poblaciones campesinas, afrodescendientes e indígenas en los departamentos de Putumayo, Valle del Cauca, Nariño, Cauca, Norte de Santander …

18 Aug 2016 description

Bogotá, August 18th, 2016. As part of tomorrow’s commemoration of World Humanitarian Day on the 19th of August, a group of humanitarian organisations consisting of Action Against Hunger, Alianza por la Solidaridad, Norwegian Refugee Council and the Lutheran World Federation, are launching projects designed to attend the humanitarian needs of rural, afro-descendent and indigenous populations in the Departments of Putumayo, Valle del Cauca, Nariño, Cauca, Norte de Santander and Chocó.

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Jobs

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23 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 05 Sep 2016 Norwegian Refugee Council

Do you have minimum significant experience in implementing gender-based violence project portfolio in an INGO or a humanitarian agency? Are you looking for new challenges through working in hardship places and complex environments?
We are looking for Gender Based Violence Project Manager for our Iraq office to be based in Kirkuk.

Our Ideal Candidate:

The Gender Based Violence PM should have a solid experience in Leading advocacy efforts for promoting women’s rights, particularly for women IDPs/returnees

23 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 05 Sep 2016 Norwegian Refugee Council

23 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 07 Sep 2016 Norwegian Refugee Council

BACKGROUND:
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced persons. We advocate for their rights and assist with shelter, education, food security, WASH, legal assistance and camp management.
In this context, NRC Europe was established in 2005 in order to strengthen the existing relationship between the European Union and the NRC.

22 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 Norwegian Refugee Council

NRC in the Middle East is responding to the Syria crisis, assisting refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq as well as people displaced inside Syria. We work in shelter, emergency distributions, education, water and sanitation and legal assistance. Our response on the ground has grown rapidly with the dramatic rise in displacement and we now have more than 2,000 staff members working on the regional response to the Syria crisis.*
NRC is looking to recruit an experienced Human Resources Advisor for our Middle East Regional Office. *Our Ideal Candidate is:*

22 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 01 Sep 2016 Norwegian Refugee Council

NRC launched a WASH program in mid-2014, with activities running in Bekaa, North and South, reaching to date about 68,000 beneficiaries in urban areas and informal tented settlements. The team is made up of 30 staff who are availableon the ground capacity for this project, familiar with the area of intervention, technically skilled and with established local relationships. The WASH Specialist leads the development of the WASH strategic direction and quality assurance. They are also responsible for mentoring, training, and capacity building of staff on WASH technical issues.