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

by Stephen Stocks, Marketing & Communications Manager at NRS International 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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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

Reaping the benefits of family planning in developing countries

Each year on 11 July, the international community observes World Population Day. Its main objective is to focus attention on the significance of population issues, and with the global population already far exceeding 7 billion, this topic is more important than ever. This year’s theme is ‘Family planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations’. NRS International‘s newly-launched […]

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Reaping the benefits of family planning in developing countries

Nigerian retail mosquito net market grows thanks to UK Aid

As part of its commitment to localise production in malarious regions, our subsidiary TANA Netting, manufacturer of WHOPES-recommended DawaPlus® 2.0 Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLINs), recently opened a mosquito net manufacturing facility in Aba, Nigeria. The facility was established in partnership with TANA Netting’s contracted manufacturer in Nigeria, Rosie’s Textiles Ltd. Check out this latest blog from […]

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Nigerian retail mosquito net market grows thanks to UK Aid

World Environment Day 2017: Shaping a sustainable future

World Environment Day, held on 5 June each ear, is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began in 1974, it has grown to become a global platform for public outreach that is celebrated in 100 countries. We wholeheartedly embrace World Environment […]

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World Environment Day 2017: Shaping a sustainable future

Dealing with disasters in Myanmar: Setting the scene for AIDF Asia

NRS International looks forward to its participation at the Aid & International Development Forum – AIDF Asia – in Naypyidaw, Myanmar on 14-15 June. In the run up to the conference, we take a few moments to set the scene, and to have a look at how our host country faces a unique set of […]

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Dealing with disasters in Myanmar: Setting the scene for AIDF Asia
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