ACF
Non-governmental Organization based in France

UPDATES

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Emilio Aragón: “52 millones de niños necesitan urgentemente un tratamiento para curar su desnutrición aguda”

Emilio Aragón (vicepresidente de Acción contra el Hambre) protagoniza, junto con los actores Dani Rovira, Patricia Conde, Leo Harlem, Dani Mateo y Joaquín Reyes, la campaña de Acción contra el Hambre para el Día Mundial de la Alimentación 2014

Madrid, 16 de octubre de 2014

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La nutrition, l’affaire de tous

INTRODUCTION

Dans sa stratégie « Nutrition dans les pays en développement » de 2010, la France s’engageait à mettre en place un « portefeuille d’actions agissant en synergie sur les causes immédiates, sous-jacentes et fondamentales» de la sous-nutrition. Ce document d’orientation stratégique (le « DOS Nutrition ») tirait ainsi les leçons de décennies de recherche internationale, en faisant de la multisectorialité la clé de voute de la lutte contre la sous-nutrition, mais sans pour autant en donner véritablement le mode d’emploi ni les outils nécessaires à sa mise en œuvre.

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Liberia + 2 others
Ebola Emergency in West Africa: Robust, Well-Coordinated Action Immediately Needed to Save Lives

The United Nations has defined the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa as of “unprecedented extent” and a threat to the international peace and security. In this context the UN Security Council, with resolution 2177, has approved the deployment of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) aiming at stopping the outbreak, treating the infected, ensuring essential services, preserving stability and preventing further outbreaks1.

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Governance at Work: Empowering Communities in North Cotabato

Cotabato, Philippines –“How is good governance related to achieving a world without hunger?" the recurring question of the population in North Cotabato province.

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Ebola - Sierra leone : ACF s’inquiete des risques lies au confinement

La Sierra Leone, vient de mettre en place une mesure de confinement de sa population inédite pendant trois jours. Action contre la Faim (ACF) est présente dans le pays depuis de nombreuses années et mène actuellement des actions de prévention et de sensibilisation de la maladie. En contact quotidien avec la population l’organisation s’inquiète des conséquences entre autre sanitaires de telles mesures sur la population.

JOBS

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A NUTRITION AND HEALTH PROGRAM MANAGER - LIBERIA

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Action Contre la Faim

We are looking for:

A NUTRITION AND HEALTH PROGRAM MANAGER

Country: Based inLIBERIA - Tubmanburg (Bomi County) on Ebola emergency and base opening context.

Length of Contract: 3 months, starting as soon as possible

The position:You will be responsible to reduce the morbidity as a result of the Ebola Virus Disease in Bomi County. More precisely, you will be in charge to:

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A NUTRITION SECTOR CO-LEAD - KRG

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Action Contre la Faim

We are looking for:

A NUTRITION SECTOR CO-LEAD

Country:KURDISTAN (Region of Iraq) - Erbil

Length of Contract: 3 months, starting the 10th of November

The position:Under the supervision of the Country Director, the Nutrition Sector Co-Lead is in charge to make available resources and technical expertise to facilitate a process aimed at ensuring a well-coordinated and effective humanitarian response in the Nutrition Sector.

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A LOGISTICS MANAGER - ETHIOPIA (Lietchor)

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Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Action Contre la Faim

We are looking for:

A LOGISTICS MANAGER

Country:ETHIOPIA – NyNyang / Lietchor

Length of contract: 6 months starting the 2nd of January 2015

The position: Under the supervision of the Field Coordinator, you will be responsible to facilitate the set up and the running of the programs in Lietchor.

More precisely, your main activities will be:

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A LOGISTICS MANAGER - ETHIOPIA (Gambella)

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Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Action Contre la Faim

We are looking for:

A LOGISTICS MANAGER

Country:ETHIOPIA - Gambella

Length of contract: 6 months starting the 1st of December

The position: Under the supervision of the Field Coordinator, you will be responsible to implement the logistics policy of the mission to ensure good logistical performance and provide the best possible support to the programs throughout his/her zone.

More precisely, your main activities will be:

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A FIELD COORDINATOR - KURDISTAN REGIONAL GOVERNMENT (H/F)

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Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Action Contre la Faim

We are looking for: A FIELD COORDINATOR

Country: Kurdistan based in Sulaymania

Length of contract: 3 months ASAP (up to 6 months)

The position: The Field Coordinator is responsible for coordinating, consolidating and ensuring smooth implementation of program and operation activities and adherence to logistics, HR, admin and security procedures. More specifically, you will have to: Contribute to ACF country strategy development and implementation at field level