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100,000 still homeless since the Gaza war

Wednesday, 8 July 2015, 11:41 am | Norwegian Refugee Council

At the current rate that materials are entering Gaza, it will take over half a century to meet housing needs One year since the beginning of the last war on Gaza, which killed over 2,000 Palestinians, tens of thousands of people are still homeless, waiting ... More >>

Snow Storms Threaten Syrian Refugees

Thursday, 8 January 2015, 11:11 am | Norwegian Refugee Council

Storms, snow and freezing cold are threatening lives among exhausted Syrian refugees in the Middle East. Norwegian Refugee Council fears that the insufficient assistance may have fatal consequences for refugees and internally displaced from Lebanon to ... More >>

800 Million Undernourished People Worldwide

Friday, 17 October 2014, 3:54 pm | Norwegian Refugee Council

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa and cuts in the food aid provided by the United Nations may increase the number of people affected by hunger dramatically. “We must not end up in a situation where people who have survived Ebola end up dying ... More >>

Durable Solutions Needed For IDPs On East Timor

Monday, 10 December 2007, 10:52 pm | Norwegian Refugee Council

NRC took the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kristin Halvorsen, to the Dili National Hospital, where about 400 IDP families are living in very poor sanitary conditions. This is seriously affecting the normal functioning of the most important medical facility ... More >>