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East Africa & Great Lakes

DRC East Africa & Great Lakes (EAGL) operates in Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda in order to prevent displacement, support communities on the move and help people achieve durable solutions.

DRC East Africa & Great Lakes (EAGL) region provides urgent response at the onset of displacement and works with displacement-affected populations - both internally and across borders - to develop solutions to the challenges that they face.

DRC EAGL also works on addressing the root causes of displacement, working hand-in-hand with the community to build resilience and peace. 

The DRC EAGL Regional Office also supports initiatives focusing on mixed migration, durable solutions and borderlands, as well as advocacy and policy initiatives related to the displacement agenda at national, regional and global level.

Country operations in East Africa & Great Lakes

Democratic Republic of Congo
South Sudan
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13 Dec 2023

NGOs urge global leaders to bridge the responsibility gap for refugee hosting and protection in East Africa

03 Dec 2023

Over coming barriers by empowering persons living with disabilities

29 Nov 2023

Focus on Regions: Launch of the Mixed Migration Review 2023

27 Nov 2023

Monica Orach - DRC Protection Officer in South Sudan

21 Nov 2023

Nyaduol’s hope renewed through agriculture

07 Nov 2023

Partnership: Danish Refugee Council (DRC) enters partnership with Response Innovation Lab (RIL)

17 Oct 2023

“I hope that violence will be a thing of the past. So, does flooding”

16 Oct 2023

Daruka's Triumph: Conquering Challenges as a Blind Knitter in a Refugee Camp

19 Sep 2023

IAWG Joint Statement: As the Sudan crisis deepens, INGOs warn of the cost of inaction, and call for immediate funding, access, and protection for civilians and aid workers

22 Aug 2023

Fair recycling: A plastic recycling ecosystem in Kenya

22 Aug 2023

The scoping forestry project

14 Aug 2023

Exploring Digital Diaspora Investment Opportunities in Dadaab

31 May 2023

DRC scales up its regional response as the conflict in Sudan shows no sign of abating

30 May 2023

Repeated Climate-shocks shatter the resilience of communities in Ethiopia

02 May 2023

Joint statement: Sudan INGO Forum calls on conflict parties to ensure protection of civilians

26 Apr 2023

As the conflict in Sudan continues, DRC is committed to stay and deliver

22 Apr 2023

Press Release: Conflict in Sudan will exacerbate pre-existing humanitarian needs

20 Apr 2023

The escalation of conflict in Sudan magnifies pre-existing humanitarian needs

23 Mar 2023

Fatal vehicle accident in Tanzania kills DRC employee

01 Feb 2023

Digital jobs in Kenya with Amazon Web Services​

03 Nov 2022

BRCK innovative learning pilot​

10 Aug 2022

M-shule: Programme innovation pilot

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