This week, US Ambassador to Vietnam, His Excellency Ambassador Ted Osius, visited NPA's Cluster Munition Remnant Survey (CMRS) operations...
18.08.2015 | Lucy Pinches
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19.08.2015 | Norwegian People's Aid
Heavy rains in Myanmar have killed at least 88 people and affected more than 330,000. Food supplies have already been distributed to 25,000 people affected by the floods by Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) partner Paung Ku.
As a 13-year-old schoolgirl, I witnessed my city of Hiroshima blinded by the flash, flattened by the hurricane-like blast, burned in the heat of 4000 degrees Celsius and contaminated by the radiation of one atomic bomb. Miraculously, I was rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building, about 1.8 k…
In Colombia, Norwegian People's Aid is involved in a pilot project to clear Anti-Personnel Mines (APMs), Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and Unexploded Ordnance (UXOs), and other Explosive Remnants of War (ERWs). NPA is coordinating a team consisting of representatives of the Colombian Government and the FARC-EP, which is now deployed in El Orejon, Antioquia. The efforts are accompanied by the ICRC and the guarantor countries Norway and Cuba.