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11 May 2016 description

28 MILLION PEOPLE FORCIBLY DISPLACED BY CONFLICT AND DISASTERS IN 2015 AND MILLIONS MORE STILL INVISIBLE: IDMC NEW REPORT HIGHLIGHTS GLOBAL CRISIS OF INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT

Conflict, violence and disasters internally displaced 27.8 million people in 2015, subjecting a record number of men, women and children to the trauma and upheaval of being forcibly displaced within their own country.

03 Nov 2015 description

Guri Romtveit (28.10.2015)

The devastating earthquake that struck Northern Afghanistan has left many homeless and in need of aid. With winter fast approaching, NRC is helping those left without shelter.

According to initial reports, more than 350 people have been killed and over 2,000 injured in Afghanistan and Pakistan after a magnitude-7.5 earthquake hit Northern Afghanistan Monday. The earthquake has left thousands of Afghan families homeless after their homes were damaged or destroyed.