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Première Urgence Internationale

Première Urgence Internationale is an international non-profit, apolitical and non-religious NGO. Première Urgence Internationale helps civilian victims, marginalized or excluded by the effects of natural disasters, wars and situations of economic collapse.

Currently, our projects are carried out in 22 countries by more than 3000 national employees, 180 expatriates and 90 employees at headquarters.

Our aim is to provide a global response to all the basic needs of populations affected by humanitarian crises to help them regain autonomy and dignity. Première Urgence Internationale implements a large number of projects in the sectors of water, hygiene and sanitation in the Middle East, Africa and South-East Asia.

  • Countries of operation

    • Cameroon
    • Central Africa Republic
    • Chad
    • Congo-Kinshasa
    • Libya
    • Mali
    • Nigeria
    • Senegal
    • Soudan du Sud
    • Afghanistan
    • Bangladesh
    • Corée du Nord
    • Myanmar
    • Haiti
    • Ukraine
    • France
    • Irak
    • Jordan
    • Lebanon
    • Syria
    • Palestinian Territories
    • Yémen

  • Areas of expertise

    • Access to water
    • Sanitation, hygiene, and rain water
    • Risk management
    • Integrated water resources management
  • Type of expertise

    • Conception and project implementation
    • Control, monitoring and analysis
    • Decentralized international cooperation
    • Institutional or scientific international cooperation
    • Training, capacity building
    • Participatory and/or local governance
    • Maintenance and rehabilitation of infrastructures
    • Advocacy
    • Addressing humanitarian crisis
  • Key words

    • On-site sanitation
    • Collective sanitation
    • Rain water
    • Hygiene
    • Rural
    • Urban
    • Humanitarian crisis
    • Flood
    • Drought, erosion