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
23 May 2023
Thousands of refugees are forced to return to South Sudan as the conflict in Sudan escalates
17 May 2023
Adella's journey of resilience, empowerment, and success in Kalobeyei refugee settlement
02 May 2023
Joint statement: Sudan INGO Forum calls on conflict parties to ensure protection of civilians
24 Apr 2023
Somalia: DRC provides integrated emergency support to families displaced by conflict in Laascaanood
28 Feb 2023
DRC scales up its response in Drodro as civilians continue to bear the brunt of the escalation of violence
24 Feb 2023
Joint humanitarian NGO statement: Humanitarian situation in Malakal still not ripe to decommission POC
16 Nov 2022
DRC's Ethiopia Migration Programme Establishes a Youth Recreation Center for Refugees in Addis Ababa
13 Oct 2022
Energy and Environment Programme in Tanzania: Boosting Resilience of People and the Forest
06 Sep 2022
Joint Statement: NGOs Call for Urgent Funding Surge as Somalia is Expected to Face Famine
25 Jul 2022
Press release: Uganda Cash Consortium Receives €6m in Funding from the EU to Provide Cash Assistance to Refugees
14 Jun 2022
Press release: International NGOs working in the Democratic Republic of the Congo condemn repeated deadly attacks on displaced civilians
28 Apr 2022
Press release: Will global donors rise to the occasion and prevent starvation and death for millions in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya?
12 Jan 2022
Suspension of essential services will worsen the already severe humanitarian crisis in DR Congo
25 Nov 2021
Thousands of people in DR Congo are in desperate need of humanitarian assistance amid a new surge of violence
Executive Director East Africa & Great Lakes