Non-governmental Organization based in Switzerland

Updates

860 entries found
27 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Geneva, 27 February 2015

1. Brief description of the emergency and impact

27 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Appeal Target: US$ 993,006

Balance Requested: US$ 991,075

Geneva, 25 February 2015

Dear Colleagues,

Since more than 12 months hostilities have affected the South Sudanese population, steaming from a power struggle between the incumbent President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Dr. Riek Machar. On the evening of the 15th December 2013 violence erupted in Juba when Mr. Kiir accused Mr. Machar of staging a coup. This violence has since prevailed.

25 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Appeal Target: US$ 6,698,250

Balance Requested: US$ 798,628

Geneva, 24 February 2015

Dear Colleagues,

20 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Preliminary Appeal Target: US$ 494,965

Balance Requested: US$236,960

Geneva, 20 February 2015

Dear Colleagues,

On 16 January, 2014 Tropical Cyclone Chedza hit the south-western part of the country in the regions of Menabe and Melaky with heavy rains accompanied by strong winds of 100km/hr and a displacement of 15km/hr causing severe damage and massive flooding in most parts of North West of Madagascar. The persistent heavy rainfalls brought about severe flooding in most parts of the country.

13 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Lately, as a result of the Crimean crisis and the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine the humanitarian situation arising from this conflict has lately deteriorated dramatically.

There are alarming reports from conflict-affected areas that thousands of people are highly vulnerable and in need of assistance. Along with financial problems, many lack the ability to buy essential food and medicines and are living in frigid winter conditions.

Jobs

1 entries found
20 Feb 2015 description
job Closing date: 16 Mar 2015 ACT Alliance

To strengthen the ACT Alliance secretariat, a Regional Representative (Africa) is recruited to join the global team.

As part of a global ACT secretariat the Regional Representative strengthens and supports national, sub-regional and regional ACT forums in their work in emergencies, development and advocacy and manages the ACT secretariat presence in the region.

For the detailed job description, see the attached document.