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Open Letter to the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic

25.02.2020

In an open letter to Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, DRC and 19 other organisations raise concern over the protection of thousands of unaccompanied children in the country.

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The situation in Libya highlights the need for protection of refugees and migrants

18.02.20

A political agreement that is carefully designed not to save lives is a stark reminder of what continues to take priority in the EU’s approach to migration policy. Rather, the EU must commit to search and rescue in the Mediterr...

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In Yemen: High Numbers of Civilian Deaths Extremely Concerning

17.02.20

Aid organisations in Yemen are extremely concerned about high numbers of civilian casualties in recent military escalation.

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The Danish Refugee Council leaves Lesvos

14.02.20

After four years, the Danish Refugee Council will close its Lesvos sub-office, but humanitarian support is still urgently needed.

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DRC ranked as third-best NGO worldwide

28.01.2020

For the third year in a row, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) has been recognized as the third best Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in the world by independent watchdog group NGO Advisor. DRC has now been ranked in their to...

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Open Letter to Greece's new Minister on Migration and Asylum

21.01.20

In an Open Letter to Mr Notis Mitarakis, who is the new Greek Minister on Migration and Asylum, 17 organisations express concern at the fact that the public health system remains inaccessible to thousands of asylum seekers, mig...

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The global refugee situation calls for sustainable solutions

18.12.2019

Far too often, the global refugee situation is described as an enormous, unsolvable problem. This crisis rhetoric leads to political initiatives aimed at protecting borders – rather than protecting people. I think it’s high tim...

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Provide alternatives for migrants and refugees in Libya

17.12.2019

The Libya INGO Forum, representing 16 INGOs, including the Danish Refugee Council, providing assistance in Libya, calls the international community attending the Global Refugee Forum to scale up efforts to protect migrants and ...

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One of the world’s most ambitious multi-stakeholder partnerships to empower 25,000 young Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan

16.12.2019

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...

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One year since Stockholm Agreement, Hodeidah still most dangerous place in Yemen for Civilians

12.12.2019

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...