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NCA & the World Food Programme

The Nobel Peace Prize has over the past two years highlighted two important issues that NCA works with every single day: hunger, and the freedom of expression.

Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) in Emergency

NCA South Sudan has kicked-off the first Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) pilot project ever in Country Office in Gumuruk. The project is integrated with Emergency WASH and GBV projects as an approach to provide Hygiene and dignity items to conflict...

We need to talk about menstruation and toilets

Access to safe toilets and Menstrual Hygiene Management is fundamental to education, economy, health and human rights. It is crucial to uphold human dignity. We need to address that 1,7 billion people don´t have access to a safe toilet, and that millio...

1.7 billion

Not having access to a safe & hygienic toilet increases the risk of disease, abuse and creates major challenges for girls and women who are menstruating.

The road from Glasgow

An important milestone has been reached, but what happens on the way forward from Glasgow will determine whether the world achieves its goals of limiting global warming.

​Working to end GBV in a new way

South Sudan is the first Country Office to pilot NCA`s new Faith Actors Motivating Empowerment ("FAME") Toolkit! Learn more about this important new resource here.

Climate change hits some so much harder.

As the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) tok place last week, Changemaker`s new leader Naja Møretrø is in Glasgow to help challenge rich countries to step up and play their part.

Narrowing the Dignity Kit Gap

Due to a myriad of socio-economic factors, women and girls face significant barriers to managing their periods safely, but NCA is helping bridge that gap in Somalia and SNNP Regions.

A New Partnership on Urban Agriculture in Ethiopia

Norwegian Church Aid Ethiopia, Alliance Micro-finance (AMAS), Bakken & Bæck (BB), and East African Group (EAG) kicked off this week a joint project that enables small-holder farmers to engage in urban agriculture in Ethiopia.

A change of pace for a Sustainable NCA.

On 24 September, NCA signed the Climate and Environment Charter for humanitarian organisations, joining a rapidly growing list of humanitarian organisations from all over the world in doing so.