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Girls with power and dignity

​For the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence - 25 November to 10 December 2016 – Norwegian Church Aid is one of ten organizations with the support of UNFPA who have joined together as a faith-based coalition.

NCA Pakistan signs MoU with the Police

On 16th August, NCA Pakistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Police Department KP province under a Norad supported gender responsive policing project. The purpose of the MoU was the establishment of Women Complaint Cells (WCCs) in three...


21 Norwegian religious leaders have signed the petition “Not in our name”, which speaks against all forms of gender based violence:

Finish our work in the Philippines

November 8th marks the first anniversary of typhoon Hayian in the Philippines, where 8,000 people died and four million lost their homes. NCA was quickly on the ground with relief and thanks to Norwegian donors reached out with relief to 80,000 people....

Fantastic result

The NRK telethon set a new record this weekend, raising a total of 240 million NOK. "I am both proud and humbled to see the response," says Anne-Marie Helland, general secretary of Norwegian Church Aid.

Faith leaders for sexual and reproductive health and rights

Faith leaders at the UN issued on 19 September a call to action on sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights. They urge world leaders to uphold these rights and to ensure they are reflected in development plans being prepared for upcoming...

A successful first Oslo Water Initiative

Water poses one of the greatest sustainability challenges of the 21st century. On 14 October, businesses, government members and civil society met at the first "Oslo Water Initiative", to establish a better understanding and closer cooperation.

Close the weapons lopohole

The sale of weapons to Israel and other countries in war is prohibited according to Norwegian law. Yet Norwegian arm producing companies, partly owned by the state of Norway, sell weapons to Israel through foreign companies. Thus Norwegian weapons may...

Telethon 2014!

Norwegian Church Aid is hosting Norway's national broadcaster's telethon this year.