NGOs in Yemen condemn horrific attacks in Sa’ada
International non-government organisations (INGOs) in Yemen strongly condemn horrific Coalition airstrikes on a bus transporting school children in Yemen yesterday. This bombing follows an unacceptable trend of attacks on civil...
A Tiresome Flight to Safety
With more than 96,000 people, Nguenyyiel in Western Ethiopia is one of the camps for refugees fleeing the horrific civil war in South Sudan. Sarah and Nyakuon made the journey to safety - but with much hardship on their way.
Syrian refugees need help with mental traumas
More than half of the Syrian refugees living in Lebanon need support to tackle their psychological problems and mental traumas. However, only one in four receives the assistance needed, according to a new report from Dignity an...
Monsoon causing havoc in the largest refugee camp in the world
The monsoon is raging in Bangladesh where the largest refugee camp in the world is located. It is home to around one million Rohingya people, a persecuted minority. Families that have already lost everything they had are now at...
Funding gaps threaten critical aid for refugees in Uganda
Joint statement by 25 international NGOs in Uganda on the need for urgent action to address gaps in funding for the refugee response.
Statement on the Yemen situation
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) continues the deliver assistance to affected communities despite security challenges and sustained access constraints.
Stop fighting refugees – fight the reasons they have to flee
Today is World Refugee Day. A day to remind world leaders that they should fight the root causes for displacement – instead of fighting to keep refugees and asylum seekers out of their countries. That is the message from the Da...
Annual report reflects growing needs
The turnover of the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) set a new record in 2017. The activities of the organization amounted to nearly 420 million Euros. This was an increase of nearly 10 percent compared to 2016 and it reflects the ...
Joint INGO statement on the escalation of violence on Hodeidah
International aid groups working in Yemen today expressed outrage at the loss of human life that has resulted from a military assault on Hodeidah city and its port and accused the attackers of a total disregard for human suffer...
The Dublin system keeps families apart
A new policy brief from the Danish Refugee Council shows how the current Dublin system keeps families apart, when they seek asylum in Europe. The brief shows how the rules are being implemented differently in different countrie...