A preliminary evaluation of the livelihood and psychological impacts of the IBV scheme in Azraq Refugee Camp, Jordan
Refugees face similar challenges across Syria’s neighbouring countries
Refugees face similar challenges across Syria’s neighbouring countries, a new report by a coalition of 28 NGOs has found, warning that long-term efforts are still needed by the international community and host governments.
This week, the Danish Refugee Council held an open medical day in Amman, Jordan for Syrian and Jordanian families.
More than 450 people attended the open medical day this week at the Danish Refugee Council Tarabot Community Centre, held in collaboration with the Institute of Family Health of Nour alHussien Foundation (IFH).
March 2016 was marked by the closing of the Balkan route to Europe on March 8 and the implementation of the EU-Turkey Agreement on March 20. These developments have resulted in slowing arrivals to Greece while refugees and other mixed migrants find new ways to enter Europe.
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-profit organisation founded in 1956 that works in more than 30 countries throughout the world. DRC fulfills its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations – refugees, internally dis-placed people (IDPs) and host communities in the conflict areas of the world; and by advocating on behalf of conflict-affected populations in-ternationally, and in Denmark, on the basis of humanitarian principles and the Human Rights Declaration.
Coalition of 36 international aid agencies calls on global donors to respond
International aid agencies working in six countries to help people affected by the Syrian crisis today calls on the international community to dig deep and be generous in responding to the UN’s new Syria and refugee appeals.
Thousands of journalists have visited the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. However, 80% of the refugees in the country are trying to survive in expensive and inadequate shelters across the country. In cooperation with European Commission's Department of Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO), the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is providing assistance to more than 10.000 vulnerable beneficiaries in the impoverished Southern regions of Jordan, where more than 20.000 refugees reside. As winter approaches, their needs are more urgent than ever.
80% des réfugiés vivent hors des camps dans des campements de fortune ou des logements loués à des prix exorbitants
80 per cent of refugees living outside camps in tented settlements or high-cost rented accommodation.
Many Syrian refugees living outside camps across countries in the region are losing out on the help they desperately need, according to five international aid agencies today.