Responding globally, meeting needs locally

NRS International’s rapid response to the Rohingya refugee and Caribbean crises “Emergency relief is the nature of our business and requires a holistic and sustainable approach.” In the early fall of 2017, almost 600,000 Rohingya refugees have poured into Bangladesh, dubbed by the UN Refugee Agency as the ‘fastest-growing refugee emergency in the world.’ As […]

Read More
Responding globally, meeting needs locally

Story of Khalida, a women empowerment principle in practice

The Sustainable Development Goal number 5 calls for gender equality and empowering women and girls — and at NRS International, we stand by that commitment through all of our business operations. In 2015, NRS International’s Managing Director signed the CEO Statement of Support for the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) under the UN Global Compact. The […]

Read More
Story of Khalida, a women empowerment principle in practice

International Day of Charity: How can companies give back?

by Nicole Malick, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at NRS International The UN International Day of Charity was established to raise awareness and to encourage all echelons of society – individuals, communities, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or companies – to help others through volunteering and charity. It is held yearly on 5 September, a highly appropriate […]

Read More
International Day of Charity: How can companies give back?

Dutch design in Dubai, high quality production in Pakistan

Interview with Frank Merks, Senior Manager Tent Structures, Product Management, Design & Engineering at NRS International How did you become an expert in tent design? After finishing my Land & Water Management degree, I couldn’t find a job I liked. So I turned my hobby into my profession. I had always loved travelling, mountain climbing […]

Read More
Dutch design in Dubai, high quality production in Pakistan

World Humanitarian Day: Making a difference to those affected by armed conflict

World Humanitarian Day is held on 19 August every year. In 2017, it focuses on armed conflict in a show of support for the millions of people trapped through no fault of their own. Organised by the United Nations, this global online campaign aims to raise awareness of those struggling to survive in war-torn areas, […]

Read More
World Humanitarian Day: Making a difference to those affected by armed conflict

The fight against malaria – nearing the end of a long journey

by Stephen Stocks, Marketing & Communications Manager at NRS International World Mosquito Day was established on 20 August to mark the day when Sir Ronald Ross discovered the link between the female Anopheles mosquito and the transmission of malaria. It has now been 120 years since his discovery and then the battle against malaria-carrying mosquitoes […]

Read More
The fight against malaria – nearing the end of a long journey

In the spotlight: Esther Giger, Sales Director Europe at NRS International

An interview with Esther Giger, Sales Director Europe, who has been with NRS International since 2001 “Innovation, and truly listening to client needs, is the key to sustainable growth.” When did you join the NRS International family? I joined in 2001. In the past, I was part of the International Committee of the Red Cross […]

Read More
In the spotlight: Esther Giger, Sales Director Europe at NRS International

Fighting cholera in Yemen: Safe and hygienic water containers needed to combat the outbreak

by Stephen Stocks, Marketing & Communications Manager at NRS International Yemen is in the grip of a cholera outbreak that is currently the worst in the world. In this blog, our subsidiary NRS Relief takes a closer look and examines how its Aquatainer jerry cans have an important role to play in combatting the disease. War […]

Read More
Fighting cholera in Yemen: Safe and hygienic water containers needed to combat the outbreak

Rex Hall: The mobile storage unit that offers the ultimate flexibility in the field

by Stephen Stocks, Marketing & Communications Manager at NRS International When disasters or humanitarian crises strike, responding agencies often find themselves in areas without reliable structures. Existing buildings may have been damaged by earthquake or weather, or destroyed due to military conflict, and this hinders the efficient delivery of aid. The answer is the Mobile […]

Read More
Rex Hall: The mobile storage unit that offers the ultimate flexibility in the field

Introducing GeoHome – NRS Relief’s next generation of family tent

Our subsidiary NRS Relief recently collaborated with shelter design specialists at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) / International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to develop a new tent with the aim of fully meeting all minimum requirements, at the lowest possible cost. This led to the transformation of our popular […]

Read More
Introducing GeoHome – NRS Relief’s next generation of family tent
error: Content is protected !!