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South Sudan + 1 other
Nowhere to Go: Displaced and returnee women seeking housing, land and property rights in South Sudan

Introduction

It is hard to overestimate the importance of land in South Sudan. The struggle for access to and control of land has shaped the nation’s history. The desire to control land and natural resources drove the five decade-long war for independence which resulted in the proclamation of the Republic of South Sudan in 2011. Land remains an abiding preoccupation. It acts as an identifier of community, belonging and place as well as a source of income, subsistence and survival.

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Security of tenure in humanitarian shelter operations

A new report introduces the concept of “secure enough” to provide practical guidance on how to address tenure issues in situations of displacement, or return and resettlement.

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Yemen + 5 others
Horn of Africa and Yemen Annual Report 2013

Nashon Tado/NRC Horn of Africa (17.03.2014)

In 2013, more than 1.1 million people received humanitarian assistance provided by the Norwegian Refugee Council in the Horn of Africa and Yemen region. Continued displacement remained a major concern for NRC particularly in Yemen, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia.

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NORCAP Annual Report 2013

Record high UN support in a year of multiple crises

Andreas Stensland (11.03.2014)

In the face of larger and more demanding humanitarian crises, the international community struggles to meet humanitarian needs. In 2013, the UN requested record-high support from NORCAP.

The humanitarian community’s response capacity was challenged on several fronts by conflicts and natural disasters in 2013. In June, UNHCR reported that more people are refugees or internally displaced than at any time since 1994.

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Stop the bloodshed: NRC marks the 3rd anniversary of Syrian protests in Jordan 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

‘Syrians shouldn’t lose another year to bloodshed, suffering’

AMMAN, Jordan (March 13) — The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is joining thousands of people across the world from Jordan to Moscow to Washington on Thursday, March 13, to mark the 3rd anniversary of the Syrian crisis, which has forced more than 2.5 million to flee their homes in Syria and seek refuge in neighbouring countries.  

JOBS

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Shelter Programme Manager

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Closing date: 27 Apr 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the organisation’s core values: dedication, innovation, inclusivity and accountability. These attitudes and believes shall guide our actions and relationships

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Shelter Project Manager

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Closing date: 29 Apr 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

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.

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HR and Administration Manager

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Closing date: 25 Apr 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Pakistan is looking for a International Human Resources and Administration Manager

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Finance Manager

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Closing date: 25 Apr 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Pakistan is looking for a International Finance Manager

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Project Manager Information Counceling and Legal Assistance

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Closing date: 25 Apr 2014 Norwegian Refugee Council

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Pakistan is looking for a Project Manager Information Counceling and Legal Assistance