Increased insecurity in Batangafo, CAR, cuts civilians from humanitarian aid
Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is deeply concerned by the loss of access to humanitarian assistance for the vulnerable civilian population in Batangafo in the Central African Republic due to the unacceptable levels of violence ag...
DRC receives certification of compliance with the Core Humanitarian Standard
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) has received certification under the Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS) which means that the organisation now has visible proof that its humanitarian work is of the highest quality standard.
Shelter upgrades help families beat the heat in northern Iraq
With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA), the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is helping conflict-affected Iraqis with shelter upgrades ...
Friendship is stronger than stereotypes
In Lebanon tensions are growing between Syrian refugees and local host communities who are both struggling to make ends meet. But two teenage girls discovered that despite different nationalities they had too much in common not...
UK foreign secretary visit to Libya underscores importance of demining work
UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson met Danish Demining Group (DDG) representatives in Libya on Thursday, for briefing on the impact of demining work on the ability of displaced to return to their homes.
Ibrahim never misses DRC's agricultural classes at the local community center in Machta Hammoud in northern Lebanon. He dreams of opening his own nursery one day.
Refugee children take the stage at ancient Athens theatre
A passion for music drove refugee children in Greece to perform on one of the world’s major stages. And they won’t stop there.
Emergency water, sanitation and hygiene assistance to civilians fleeing Tel Afar
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is providing emergency water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) assistance for civilians fleeing Tel Afar district as Iraq’s government announced the launch of new military operations early Sunday ...
World Humanitarian Day as the humanitarian space is shrinking
While the number of forcibly displaced is record high, hence also the demand for humanitarian assistance, the pressure on humanitarian organisations and their staff is increasing. Lack of access to people in need together with ...
Open Letter to the UN Secretary-General for immediate action on the Central African Republic
The open letter is signed on behalf of ACTED, Action Contre la Faim, Danish Refugee Council, Premiere Urgence, the International Rescue Committee and the Norwegian Refugee Council.