ADRA
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

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ADRA in the Philippines sustains humanitarian efforts in typhoon-hit areas

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in the Philippines has spent almost 8 million USD in combined emergency response and recovery efforts since Typhoon Haiyan struck the country in November last year, addressing the basic but crucial post-disaster needs of more than 160,000 individuals or 32,000 households in the Visayas region.

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ADRA responds in Nigeria

By Suzanne Ocsai, ADRA International

North-Eastern Nigeria has become increasingly tense and volatile since June 4, 2014, when the fundamentalist group Boko Haram killed nearly 500 people in the state of Borno.

Less than a week later the group was suspected of kidnapping 20 young women from the village of Garkin Fulani close to the location of the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls in April, according to CNN.com.

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Serbia + 1 other
Floods ravage parts of Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina

by Natalia Lopez-Thismon, ADRA International

Severe flooding in Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina have caused both governments to declare the countries in a state of emergency and requested international assistance.

The floods, caused by heavy rainfall in the last few days, are the worst this area has experienced in 120 years.

ADRA offices in the area are reporting that “dozens of cities are under water, many bridges have been broken, roads destroyed, and in some places landslides have destroyed dozens of homes."

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Australia + 3 others
Humanitarian Action for Results

Globally, we are witnessing a rise in the scale, frequency and impact of humanitarian crises on vulnerable people, pushing the international humanitarian system to its limits. Australia plays a vital role in responding to these challenges, both in our immediate region and globally. A new paper developed by ACFID's Humanitarian Reference Group (HRG), involving 14 leading humanitarian Non-Government Organisations (NGO), has been launched today, 8 May.

JOBS

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Program Director

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2014 Adventist Development and Relief Agency International

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), an International Non-Government Organization, has been actively involved in humanitarian work in the Philippines for more than 30 years. ADRA responds to disasters through provision of food, hygiene kits, water, shelter materials, basic household items, livelihood & disaster risk reduction training as well as social development.

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Emergency Recovery Coordinator

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2014 Adventist Development and Relief Agency International

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), an International Non-Government Organization, has been actively involved in humanitarian work in the Philippines for more than 30 years. ADRA responds to disasters through provision of food, hygiene kits, water, shelter materials, basic household items, livelihood & disaster risk reduction training as well as social development.

Essential

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Business Development Assistant

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2014 Adventist Development and Relief Agency International

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), an International Non-Government Organization, has been actively involved in humanitarian work in the Philippines for more than 30 years. ADRA responds to disasters through provision of food, hygiene kits, water, shelter materials, basic household items, livelihood & disaster risk reduction training as well as social development.

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Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2014 Adventist Development and Relief Agency International

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), an International Non-Government Organization, has been actively involved in humanitarian work in the Philippines for more than 30 years. ADRA responds to disasters through provision of food, hygiene kits, water, shelter materials, basic household items, livelihood & disaster risk reduction training as well as social development.

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Senior Technical Advisor for Nutrition

Job
Closing date: 31 Oct 2014 Adventist Development and Relief Agency International

Job Description

Title: Sr. Technical Advisor for Nutrition

Unit: Program Technical Support (663)

Reports to: Director for Program Technical Support

Supervises: N/A

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