In Tchad, in Kou Kou and Goz Beida villages, near the border with Sudan, we help 127,000 internally displaced people.
CIVILIANS ATTACKED IN A CAMP FOR DISPLACED PEOPLE IN SOUTH SUDAN, MANY VICTIMS ARE WOMEN AND CHILDREN.Apr 18 2014
A violent attack has been reported yesterday morning in Bor, in the state of Jonglei, against the civilian population inside the camp set up for displaced people.
A group of young gunmen yesterday morning raided the camp, opening fire on civilians. Victims are 48,...
Feb 24 2014
In response to the urgent needs of Syrians seeking refuge in host communities, INTERSOS Jordan is delivering a Shelter and Protection project across multiple villages in the Northern governorate of Irbid.
The Syrian refugee crisis in Jordan is at a critical level. The number...
Feb 20 2014
Yesterday an INTERSOS staff member, working on Syrian children protection project in Lebanon, was injured in a multiple suicide attack occurred in the capital Beirut near Iranian cultural centre killing 7 and wounding more than 100 people.
Feb 19 2014
We are in Central African Republic because a serious humanitarian crisis affects more than 2.5 million people.
Our emergency staff is in Bangui now, providing health care to the displaced population. With two mobile clinics, we can reach different camps...
NGOs Welcome Ceasefire Agreement In South Sudan, Reaffirm Their Commitment To Help All Populations In Need Of AssistanceJan 25 2014
Juba, South Sudan, 25th January 2014
Fifty-five major humanitarian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in South Sudan have expressed their deep concern about the current humanitarian situation in the country and reaffirmed their commitment to help all civilian populations...
Jan 20 2014
Since clashes erupted in December 2013, the humanitarian situation in South Sudan has worsened dramatically, according to INTERSOS, one of the humanitarian organization still working in the country.
The number of people displaced by violence is constantly increasing:...
Jan 8 2014
Jan. 06 – Tacloban, Philippines.
January 6 was a day for children to celebrate their chance to get back to learning after the devastating super typhoon Yolanda (Hayian).The Back-to-Learning campaign task force composed by UNICEF, Save the Children and INTERSOS,...
The displaced will receive jerry cans, blankets, soap, clothingDec 23 2013
A week after the outbreak of armed clashes in South Sudan INTERSOS continues to distribute basic necessities as blankets, jerry cans, mosquito nets, mattresses and soap in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration to bring relief to...
Dec 19 2013
The armed clashes started on December 15h in the Capital Juba, still ongoing in other towns, involve civilians and are deteriorating the already serious humanitarian needs and strained conditions of the population.
In the last 24 hours, armed men have looted the INTERSOS oper...
The ITCPM International Commentary- Somalia Issue- December 2013Dec 19 2013
The ITCPM International Commentary- Somalia Issue- December 2013 While being denied or granted only limited access in most of the country remains a reality, the UN integrated missions...
Coalition of 36 international aid agencies calls on global donors to respondDec 17 2013
International aid agencies working in six countries to help people affected by the Syrian crisis today calls on the international community to dig deep and be generous in responding to the UN’s new Syria and refugee appeals. The Regional Response Plan (RRP6) and S...
Dec 6 2013
The Shabelle River area looks like a green belt in a country that is otherwise very dry. We remember watching it flows peacefully following its meandering channel, when we travelled by air between Jowhar and Mogadishu last August. This green surface is pointed with villages and cities...
Nov 14 2013
OPEN DAYS IN THE CHILD AND FAMILY PROTECTIVE PLACES CELEBRATE THE BEGINNING OF THE ACTIVITIES FOR THE COMMUNITIES AFFECTED BY THE SYRIAN CRISIS
Jordan, November 2013At the beginning of November, the Open Days took place in the Child and Family Protective Places (CFPs) run b...
Nov 13 2013
NGOs engaged in the search for durable solutions for Somali refugees in Kenya, congratulate the governments of Somalia and Kenya, and UNHCR for developing the Tripartite Agreement on Somali refugees in Kenya. The Tripartite Agreement is a first and important step towards finding durable sol...
The importance of education for a girl's lifeOct 25 2013
Young, bright-eyed and eager to take on the world: meet Tagwa Berdradine Al-Hum, a refugee in Gendrassa Camp, Maban County.Back home, the 16-year-old may not have had the same opportunities in a traditional society that exerts enormous pressure on girls to marry young. But she is lucky: "My...
How to improve living conditions of people escaping Syrian warOct 4 2013
INTERSOS mission in Jordan is currently implementing the start up phases of a project in support of Syrians refugees and Jordan vulnerable families living in the northern Governorate of Irbid, funded by the European Commission Directorate General for Humanitarian Office (ECHO).
As UN General Assembly begins, aid groups urge member states to prioritize humanitarian aidSep 23 2013
Millions of Syrians forced to flee their homes because of the violent conflict engulfing their country are without sufficient food, shelter and lifesaving medical care as international donors fail to meet UN funding appeals, 14 humanitarian organizations warned today.
Working together to pretect women and children from violenceSep 12 2013
Across Somalia essential services, protection and justice for gender-based violence (GBV) are still very limited and do not guarantee security and safety for survivors. Displaced women and children, particularly from minority clans are particularly at risk of GBV, particularly...
Sep 3 2013
Afghanistan, Shagofan. Rain will arrive in a while and it will bring flood risk for the population in the village. A drain can protect the village from that threat.
For that reason, INTERSOS is implementing a community reintegration project in Shagofan cluster, aimed to realize a drai...