Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is one of the world’s most efficient organisations in promoting and protecting the rights of refugees and people who have been displaced within their own country. NRC takes action during situations of armed conflict, and engages professionally in other aspects of development where the staff add value with their expertise and skills.
NRC programme activities are concentrated on five Core Competences: Shelter, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene, Education, Food Security and Information, Counselling & Legal Assistance. Check out their organisational page at UNjobfinder where you can find many useful insights about their mission and what it is like to work at this fantastic organisation:
NRC was established in 1946 under the name Aid to Europe, to assist refugees in Europe after World War II. Today the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent, humanitarian, non-profit, non-governmental organisation, who provides assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons (IDP) worldwide. NRC cooperates closely with the UN and other humanitarian organisations, around the world as well as in Norway.
Photo: Displaced children in South Sudan. By NRC/Tuva Raanes Bogsnes