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Here you can find the latest news from Norwegian Church Aid.

Ending FGM and child marriage in Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, NCA and its partner the Ethiopian Orthodox Church- Development and Inter Church Aid Commission is working to end female genital mutilation (FGM) using a indigenous community-based structure.

New UNDP funded project in Afghanistan

NCA Afghanistan has successful secured 13 mill USD from UNDP for a 12-month resilience project tailored to meet local communities' needs in the current dire situation

"Our Peace is my Future”

NCA Tanzania recently organised a "Youth Caravan" to amplify the important role that young people have to play in promoting peace and social cohesion in the Zanzibar archipelago.

The water that unites people in need

In Burkina Faso, the water shortage is so great that it is forcing many people to move. That is why NCA is building wells that help both the local population and people on the run.

A new life behind safe walls

Over the past two years, Norwegian Church Aid has distributed 1,200 houses to people fleeing the Otash camp in Darfur, Sudan. One of these houses belongs to five year old Reem and her mother.

Aid under Pressure

Norwegian Church Aid has been advocating for the primary objective of aid being poverty alleviation. In this report, we shed light on the ways in which new global challenges and concerns are increasingly being financed by the aid budget.

#Breakthebias message addresses role of media in gender equality

At the invitation of the World Council of Churches and the World Association for Christian Communication, the NCA Secretary General, Dagfinn Høybråten, participated in a round table discussion addressing the role of media in a world striving for gender...

NCA with vital aid to Ukraine

We are in the process of providing emergency aid to those affected by the war in Ukraine. More than 2 million people have fled Ukraine, and the need for humanitarian aid is enormous.