ACTED
Non-governmental Organization based in France

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Emergency livelihood kits for vulnerable families in South Sudan

Up to 95% of South Sudan’s population depends on farming, fishing or herding to meet their food and income needs; yet South Sudan faces the world’s worst food crisis. The conflict since December 2013 prevented farmers from accessing their fields during the key planting season, fishermen unable to access rivers, and herders left destitute as their cattle have been stolen, slaughtered, or sold off at less than their usual value. Furthermore, the influx of displaced people has strained the resources of already-poor communities.

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After Haiyan: Communities Building Back Safer

[ACTED News] - Nearly a year after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, thousands of families continue to struggle to repair or rebuild their homes. The construction of of 300 houses with ACTED’s support in Northern Leyte, one of the areas hit hardest by the typhoon, began today in the community of San Diego. ACTED with the support of ShelterBox is providing housing material, training local carpenters and mobilising community to build houses using ‘build back safer’ techniques.Teresita, aged 63 and her three grandchildren live in San Diego.

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Des foires pour renforcer la sécurité alimentaire

La province du Katanga (Sud-est de la République Démocratique du Congo) est confrontée depuis 2011 à une instabilité sécuritaire. Selon le Bureau de coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA), plus de 600 000 personnes sont actuellement déplacées dans la province. Ces personnes fuyant les affrontements se retrouvent dépourvues de leurs moyens de subsistance et ne peuvent se procurer de denrées alimentaires de base.

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ACTED organises cooking demonstrations in Warrap State, South Sudan, to improve and diversify the diets of vulnerable households

The ongoing crisis in South Sudan has worsened an already-fragile food security situation and 3.5 million people – 30% of the population - are facing ‘crisis’ or ‘emergency’ levels of food insecurity. In Warrap State, at least 64% of the population has inadequate food baskets, in terms of both quantity and quality. However, measures are being taken by ACTED to mitigate against the food security situation deteriorating further. With the support of OFDA, ACTED is implementing a food security programme with the aim of improving and diversifying agricultural production.

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Assistance alimentaire pour les déplacés vulnérables du Katanga

MANONO [ACTED News] – Les conflits qui affectent la province du Katanga (Est de la République Démocratique du Congo) continuent de provoquer d’importants mouvements de populations : plus de 600 000 personnes déplacées à l’intérieur de leur propre pays sont actuellement recensées dans la province.

JOBS

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Appel à proposition pour la réalisation d'une proposition de projet - RDC

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2014 Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development

APPEL D’OFFRE POUR DES SERVICES DE CONSULTANCE

T/21/Consultance conception projet/KIN/21-10-2014/001

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Mission de diagnostic des circuits commerciaux et des potentiels économiques dans la région du Lac – TCHAD

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2014 Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development

22BUH-53D-CON

T/22BUH-63D-CON-NGO-14102014-001

EuropeAid/134-713/N/ACT/TD

ACTED mettant en œuvre le projet « Appui aux plus vulnérables pour le renforcement de la sécurité alimentaire et des moyens d’existence dans la région Lac » financéé par EUROPEAID invite les consultants / experts à soumettre leurs offres pour le service de consultance décrit ci-dessous :

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Area Coordinator Philippines

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development

Department: Coordination

Position: Area coordinator

Contract duration: 6 months

Location: Philippines, Tacloban

Starting Date:November 2014

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Reporting Intern India

Job
Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development

Department: Project Development

Position: Reporting Intern

Contract duration:6 months

Location: New Delhi

Starting Date ASAP

I. Background on ACTED

ACTED is an independent international, private, non-partisan and non-profit organization that operates according to principles of strict neutrality, political and religious impartiality, and non discrimination.