Action Against Hunger
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

52 entries found
22 Feb 2017 description

Famine declared for first time anywhere since 2011 Horn of Africa crisis

03 Feb 2017 description

Key Data

  • 2,4 millions displaced people
  • 7 millions food insecure people
  • 515,000 children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM)

Immediate Priorities

  • Food Assistance
  • Nutrition treatment
  • Protection and humanitarian access
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
  • Livelihood
  • Contingency Plans
03 Feb 2017 description

Editor's note: This story was produced by Sven Ramones and Action Against Hunger staff in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Germaine was exhausted but relieved as she exited the St. Augustin health center. Her nine-year-old granddaughter, Constantine, was acutely malnourished and was admitted into Action Against Hunger’s emergency nutrition program to receive lifesaving treatment. The St. Augustin health center is one of 21 facilities supported by Action Against Hunger in Kahemba health district in Bandundu Province of western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

19 Jan 2017 description

Dear Action Against Hunger Supporters,

It’s an honor to report on a great year working together for nutrition security, to end hunger and all forms of undernutrition. For the New Year 2017, we are thrilled to start a new chapter of Action Against Hunger’s story.

22 Dec 2016 description

Action Against Hunger warns of potentially dire yet still avoidable crisis in Borno State

Jobs

12 entries found
22 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 27 Mar 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

Définir la politique Ressources Humaines de la mission et coordonner sa mise en œuvre et son déploiement sur toutes les bases afin d’apporter le meilleur soutien aux programmes. Etre le garant de la bonne gestion et organisation des ressources humaines sur la mission.

ACTIVITES PRINCIPALE

  • Contribuer à la définition de la stratégie de la mission au niveau RH en collaboration avec les autres departements

  • Superviser l’administration du personnel et de la paie

20 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 20 Mar 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

DESCRIPTION

YOU’LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY . . .

collecting and analyzing security information, recommending actions to be taken, developing a security culture building on best practices existing within the mission and updating mission’s security policies, SOPs and risk analyses as per need.

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Feb 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

DESCRIPTION

YOU’LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY . . .

developing nutrition and health programs, coordinating effective technical program implementation and playing an active role in Action Against Hunger strategic engagement with the working groups in Yumbe, Kiryandongo, Adjumani, aabong in Uganda.

14 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 24 Feb 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

TERMS OF REFERENCE

Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs and Practices and Communication for Development (C4D) Assessment in West Pokot

General details for the assignment

  1. *Location:** West Pokot county (West, Central, South and North Pokot Sub Counties)

  2. *Duration: 45 days**

  3. Start Date : Upon signing the contract (Expected to be End February 2017)

14 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Mar 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

YOU'LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY ...

playing a key role in planning and designing Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) programs in line with Action Against Hunger's global strategic position as well as overseeing implementation, ensuring quality, coordination and monitoring.

You will be responsible for ensuring integration between Monitoring and Evaluation on the other programs especially with Wash, nutrition and food security as well as liaising with various external partners on M&E issues for Nigeria.