Concern
Non-governmental Organization based in Ireland

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10 Jan 2017 description
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Written by Ellen Ward, IT Coordinator at Concern

Imagine the frustration that organizations face when they have the resources to respond to vulnerable communities, but lack the technology to navigate to them? Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince, is one urban area with “off the map” locations that prevent humanitarian aid from reaching those in need. In September 2016, we embarked on a crowdsourced initiative to fill the gaps in digital maps.

03 Jan 2017 description

The purpose of this evaluation is to provide evidence based information on the effectiveness and connectedness of the CSMC response in Lebanon.

02 Jan 2017 description
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Written by Craig Burnett

Fishing is a way of life across the Philippines, so when Typhoon Haiyan hit the nation of many islands in 2013, we aimed to restore the livelihoods of fisherman in the form of new, more sustainable fishing vessels. Here’s what happened.

31 Dec 2016 description
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Written by Kieran McConville

For three years there have been waves of violence and conflict in South Sudan, driving over three million people from their homes, over of a million of them fleeing the country altogether. Since July of this year the situation has worsened, with thousands of families crossing the border into Uganda every week. On just one day, December 13, over 7,000 people arrived in the neighboring country, seeking refuge.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

31 entries found
16 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Feb 2017 Concern Worldwide

Shelter Programme Manager

(VR/SP/LEB)

About the role: This is a 12 month, replacement role with unaccompanied terms based in Akkar, North Lebanon (with attendance of monthly meetings in Beirut) and a salary of Grade B €32,490 - €39,723

16 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2017 Concern Worldwide

About the role: This is a 12 month, replacement role with unaccompanied terms based in Bangui with a salary of Grade D €42,583 - €49,816

You will report to the Regional Director and will line manage the country management team and work closely with the Desk Officer, Emergency Directorate, Human Resources, Strategy Advocacy & Learning (SAL), UN, Donors, (I)NGO’s, Partner NGO’s & Government of CAR

We would like you to start as soon as possible.

13 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Jan 2017 Concern Worldwide

Junior Direct Marketing Executive

Working with the world’s poorest people to transform their lives. Concern Worldwide is an international humanitarian organisation dedicated to tackling poverty and suffering in the world’s poorest countries. We work in partnership with the very poorest people in these countries, directly enabling them to improve their lives, as well as using our knowledge and experience to influence decisions made at a local, national and international level that can significantly reduce extreme poverty.

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13 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Jan 2017 Concern Worldwide

Programme Quality Coordinator

(VR/PQC/LIB)

About the role: This is a 24 month, new role with accompanied (partner only) terms based in Buchanan, Grand Basa with a salary of Grade B €32,490 - €39,723.

13 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jan 2017 Concern Worldwide

Area Coordinator, Ethiopia

(VR/AC/ET)

About the role: This is a 12 month (with possible extension) role with unaccompanied terms based in Gambella with a salary of Grade B (between €32,490 - €39,723)**.** You will report to the Programme Director and will manage all staff in the Gambella programme area. We would like you to start as soon as possible.

Training

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26 Jun 2014 description

Registration deadline: none

International Medical Corps, Concern Worldwide, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative are pleased to announce the launch of the Building a Better Response e-learning course on the international humanitarian coordination system.