Danish Defugee Council

Danida introduces Core Humanitarian Standard

Danida introduces Core Humanitarian Standard

Certified against the HAP Standard since 2007, the Danish Refugee Council welcomes the Core Humanitarian Standard, which we hope will enjoy broad and global support.

We remain committed to seek trustworthy certification of humanitarian action against the Core Humanitarian Standard.

 

Help the displaced Iraqis

Help the displaced Iraqis

During the latest escalation of the violence in Northern Iraq the civilian minority population has become a direct target. 200.000 people have been displaced bringing the total to 1.5 million since the violence erupted in December 2013.

Danish Refugee Council is present in the Kurdish region as well as central Iraq and is currently working to increase relief efforts.

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Support the Syrian refugees

Support the Syrian refugees

According to the UN, the number of registered Syrian refugees have now passed 3 million people, while 6.5 million are internally displaced in Syria.

Danish Refugee Council distribute emergency aid inside Syria and help refugees in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq.

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DRC is working to ensure that no refugee must be in need of help to find protection and durable solutions

DRC is working to ensure that no refugee must be in need of help to find protection and durable solutions

The Danish Refugee Council distributes emergency relief and promotes lasting solutions to refugee problems to approximately 2 million displaced people in more than 30 conflict affected countries.

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The Danish Refugee Council delivers the best solutions - even in the most complex environments

The Danish Refugee Council delivers the best solutions - even in the most complex environments

DRC provides assistance to millions of people in the world's most complex environments in the sectors of protection, water and sanitation, food security, shelter, livelihoods, armed violence reduction and humanitarian mine action.

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DRC provides assistance to millions of people in the world's most complex environments

DRC provides assistance to millions of people in the world's most complex environments

The Danish Refugee Council is guided by international standards and value broad-based influence, innovative thinking and informal relations. We are solution-orientated and place high importance on quick decision-making and flexibility.

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Latest news

19. dec. 14

DRC is responding to Ebola crisis in Liberia and Guinea

More than 6000 deaths caused by Ebola have now been reported in the six countries affected since spring 2014. As a humanitarian actor in two of the affected...

18. dec. 14

‘I now have a choice over my meals’ – DRC’s Fresh Food Voucher Programme in Dadaab

The introduction of a fresh food voucher program by the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) in Dadaab refugee camp, has enabled 3000 pregnant refugee women and lactating...

15. dec. 14

One year into the South Sudan crisis, DRC has assisted 350,000 displaced

One year ago today, a struggle between rival political factions escalated into an armed conflict that has dragged South Sudan into a crippling civil war. The Danish...

09. dec. 14

DRC calls for responsibility sharing on mixed migration

With increasing mixed migration flows and more than 4000 lives lost at sea in the first nine month of 2014 in the Mediterranean and across the globe the need for...

Where we work

We work in more than 30 countries

Our work with refugees and internally displaced persons ranges from emergency aid over reconstruction to assisting refugees in returning home.

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