One of the world’s most ambitious multi-stakeholder partnerships to empower 25,000 young Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan
A new, ambitious multi-stakeholder partnership will offer young Syrian refugees and vulnerable young Jordanians better opportunities in terms of education and jobs. The partners are the Novo Nordisk Foundation, Danish Refugee C...
One year since Stockholm Agreement, Hodeidah still most dangerous place in Yemen for Civilians
A quarter of all civilian casualties across Yemen in 2019 were recorded in Hodeidah governorate. Despite a ceasefire in the port city being at the heart of last year’s Stockholm Agreement, Hodeidah has seen 799 civilian casualt...
Joint letter calling on Nordic and Baltic involvement in European disembarkation and relocation arrangements
Stories and images of people stranded on boats in the Mediterranean have long been covering news outlets. People are stuck on boats for weeks without adequate support such as water, food, and medical care and ultimately risk be...
NGO joint statement calling for inclusive peace from the Sahrawi refugee camps
In response to the MINURSO (United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara) mandate renewal by the UN Security Council and in commemoration of this year’s Women, Peace, and Security week at the UN, DRC joins three ...
New Mixed Migration Review: The Future of Migration
In its annual publication, the Mixed Migration Centre (MMC) analyses the future of mixed migration through the lens of topics such as climate change, artificial intelligence, economics, securitisation, demography, politics and ...
NGOs call on the EU and its member states to demonstrate leadership on resettlement at the Global Refugee Forum 2019
Ahead of the Global Refugee Forum on 17th and 18th December 2019, the undersigned organisations call on the EU and its member states to demonstrate leadership on resettlement.
Lean season in DR Congo: Eleven aid agencies fear for hundreds of thousands in desperate need
Hundreds of thousands of people who have fled their homes in the Ituri province of the Democratic Republic of Congo are in desperate need of food, water, shelter and medicines, eleven aid agencies warn.
The Syria INGO Regional Forum statement on impact of military developments on the civilian population in northeast Syria
The Syria INGO Regional Forum, comprising 73 INGOs, including the Danish Refugee Council, responding to the Syria crisis, expressed deep concern at the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation since Turkey’s military operat...
International organizations call for assistance for children affected by landmines or explosive remnants of war in Ukraine
Since 2014, over 128 children have been injured by landmines, unexploded ordnance and other deadly explosive remnants of war, leaving many with disabilities. Over 38 children have been killed. Hundreds of other children are rel...
Charlotte Slente named new Secretary General for Danish Refugee Council
Charlotte Slente comes from a long career in the Danish Foreign Ministry, where she has held multiple prominent positions, including State Secretary for Development Policy. Her first day as Secretary General will be 1 December ...