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Launching Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor 2018

29.10.18 | Hilde Sofie Pettersen

Norwegian People's Aid launches the Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor 2018, the first report of a newly established watchdog for the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW). 

 

Nobel Peace Prize 2018: acknowledging exceptional efforts

5.10.18 |

We congratulate Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege for winning the Nobel Peace Prize 2018. 

New Directors for NPA`s International work appointed

27.09.18 | Ingebjørg Sørenes

The two international departments of Norwegian People's Aid - Department for Humanitarian Disarmament and Department for Development and Humanitarian Cooperation have both assigned new directors.

Increasing safety for farmers

18.09.18 | Hien Xuan Ngo

Quang Tri, Vietnam: For four decades, Trieu Hoa Commune residents have lived anxiously with cluster bombs remained in their rice fields. The lingering fear is now over.

Bid notice

29.08.18 |

Norwegian People’s Aid Humanitarian Disarmament Program in Zimbabwe invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the supply of the described vehicles.

Abahlali baseMjondolo leader forced underground after death threats

24.08.18 |

S’bu Zikode, President of the shack dwellers’ movement Abahlali baseMjondolo in South Africa has been forced to go underground after repeated threats to his life. NPA stands in solidarity with Abahlali baseMjondolo against the attacks and the closing democratic space in South Africa.

World Humanitarian Day

16.08.18 |

This Sunday, 19th August, the global aid community marks World Humanitarian Day.

Syrian families make livelihood from growing vegetables

20.07.18 |

The war in Syria has made it difficult for Erdis Mohamad Hajo (37) to provide for his two sons Rony (5) and Rody (7). With help from Norwegian People’s Aid, the family has started growing its own vegetables.

Eliminating the threat against Linh and her children

2.07.18 | Hien Ngo

"It’s frightening to know that unexploded bombs are still found in our village after so many years", said Dinh Thi Linh. NPA and Project Renew discovered 145 explosive remnants in the area. 

100,000 children and adults receive safety training from Norwegian People’s Aid

12.06.18 | Hilde Sofie Pettersen

Educating children and adults in preparation for war and conflict. “Unfortunately, this training is very necessary. We hope it will save lives,” explains Henriette Westhrin, Secretary General of Norwegian People’s Aid.