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
13 Dec 2023
NGOs urge global leaders to bridge the responsibility gap for refugee hosting and protection in East Africa
07 Nov 2023
Partnership: Danish Refugee Council (DRC) enters partnership with Response Innovation Lab (RIL)
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
02 May 2023
Joint statement: Sudan INGO Forum calls on conflict parties to ensure protection of civilians
Executive Director East Africa & Great Lakes