STORIES FROM THE FIELD
Transforming lives in Ethiopia
Fafan Administrative zone and Babile Woresa areas are the safe havens for internally displaced persons (IDP) fleeing conflict in the Ethiopian Somali region. Located just 8km from Babile town, Qolaji camp hosts Somali communiti...
Arriving at Nguenyyiel Refugee Camp
With more than 96,000 people, Nguenyyiel in Ethiopia is one of the camps for South Sudanese refugees fleeing civil war
Empowering vulnerable Congolese refugees in Uganda through cash
Kayaka II refugee settlement has seen a doubling in its population over the course of only a little over six months. Many have arrived from DR Congo and often with nothing else than the clothes they had on when they fled. We as...
Greek and refugee children hold hands to explore Cultural Diversity
In Greek mainland sites, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) organizes non-formal educational activities to introduce refugees to the local culture and strengthen their social skills towards an inclusive and safe environment.
Standing with refugees through provision of shelter, water and livelihood services
In Uganda, the Danish Refugee Council stand with refugees together with the government and partners - on World Refugee Day as well as all other days of the year. Read the story here
Refugees in Greece Empowered by Local Know-How
In Greek mainland sites, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) organizes non-formal educational activities to introduce refugees to local culture and strengthen their social skills towards an inclusive and safe environment.
Refugees in Greece celebrate communities’ richness
Community members of all faiths and ethnicities celebrated the spring season in the Koutsochero refugee hosting site, mainland Greece, showcasing the music and dance, language and art that people bring with them also when there...
Football tournament brings refugee youth together in Greece
In Greek mainland sites, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) organizes recreational activities aiming to provide an inclusive and safe environment for all residents who often come from many different countries.
Supporting Refugee Women in Greece on International Women’s Day
Every year on March 8, the world celebrates International Women’s Day, acknowledging the achievements of women. In Greece the Danish Refugee Council saw the day as an opportunity to shed light on the stories of female refugees ...
DRC constructs 1,253 transitional shelters in Nigeria
In Northeastern Nigeria, the Danish Refugee Council brings hope to the displaced and communities affected by the conflict by constructing transitional shelters.