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Cyclone relief aid in Mozambique Friday 22 March 2019

Two weeks ago, cyclone Idai raged across Mozambique. The chaos is indescribable and the situation it far from over. Many have been hungry for...

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Dorcas in Yemen Friday 22 February 2019

It’s a crisis of staggering proportions: A child dies every 10 minutes. 14 million people are at risk of starving to death. And 22...

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Announcement about Nico Hoogenraad Thursday 21 February 2019

Herewith we like to inform you that our CFO, Mr. Nico Hoogenraad, will leave Dorcas as per April 1st , 2019. As from that...

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Dorcas signs manifesto for toilets Tuesday 20 November 2018

Manifesto: toilets for 50 million people by 2030 Minister Kaag stated in the Policy Notice ‘Investing in Perspective’ that 50 million more people must...

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New project succesfully started in Tanzania Monday 1 October 2018

In September, Dorcas launched the project Menstrual Hygiene Management for Her. The project is a collaboration with the Handeni District in Tanzania and will...

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DRA: working for increased impact Tuesday 31 July 2018

The new DRA Impact Report provides a summary of our activities during 2017 – including details of joint humanitarian responses in 11 countries. The...

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Top marks for DRA aid effort Tuesday 29 May 2018

The new policy memorandum issued by the Department for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation – headed by Minister Sigrid Kaag – emphasises the importance...

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Dorcas Annual Report 2017 online Friday 25 May 2018

Today, Dorcas presents the Annual Report 2017. It concerns an English report that tells about the impact of our work. We supported more than...

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Succesful test of blockchain Wednesday 14 February 2018

First successful test of blockchain for international distribution of aid funding The first in a series of tests looking to bring greater efficiency and...

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Once again Dutch aid organisations join forces in Iraq Tuesday 6 February 2018

For the fourth time in four years, seven Dutch aid organisations, united in the Dutch Relief Alliance, join forces to provide aid to displaced...

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How we work

Dorcas operates building the capacities of local partner organisations and funding their relief and development projects.

Our Programmes

Dorcas supports Relief, Early Recovery and Resilient Livelihoods, Enterprising people and Community Based Care and Protection.