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27 Mar 2017 description

After three years of drought Somalia is on the brink of a humanitarian disaster. In a town in the southern part of the country residents walk for days to find something to eat.

27.03.2017

24 Mar 2017 description

Military operations to fully retake Mosul are advancing further into the city’s densely-populated western neighborhoods, triggering a sharp increase in the rate of displacement towards emergency camps and sites primarily in southern and eastern Ninewa Governorate.

With new arrivals of civilians fleeing violence in Mosul, the Qayyarah Airstrip Emergency Site now hosts nearly 50,000 people in over 9,800 tents – making it one of the largest camps sheltering displaced Iraqis fleeing the months-long conflict.

24 Mar 2017 description

(Nairobi, March 24, 2017): The membership of the Regional Durable Solutions Secretariat (ReDSS), Somalia NGO Consortium and the Inter-agency Working Group (IAWG) welcome the Special Summit of the IGAD Heads of State on Durable Solutions for Somali refugees taking place on the 25th March, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. This Summit and its expected Comprehensive Plan of Action is convened at a time when almost one million Somalis refugees are displaced within the East and Horn of Africa region.

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Jobs

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30 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Apr 2017 Danish Refugee Council

We are looking for experienced Referral and Counselling Officer will be responsible for implementing referral systems, holding regular communication with private sector actors and other agencies providing livelihood services in Karak, and providing follow-up on referred cases.

Who are we?

30 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 17 Apr 2017 Danish Refugee Council

Danish Refugee Council, one of the world’s leading humanitarian NGOs, is currently looking for a highly qualified Head of DRC Programmes.

About the job

In 2014, Danish Refugee Council/Danish Demining Group (DRC/DDG) returned to Ukraine in order to assist those persons who are internally displaced (IDPs) or affected by the conflict in Donbas and implements activities in eastern Ukraine with a head office in Kyiv.

30 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 12 Apr 2017 Danish Refugee Council

Purpose

  • The main purpose of this position is to support the quality, timely implementation of Transit Centre Management activities in compliance with DRC standards and budgets.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with URDMC team to ensure that the 3 days hot meal provision at reception center /settlement level is done effectively

  • Regularly Check the Reception Centre to ensure that there is enough space for accommodation for POCs

29 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Apr 2017 Danish Refugee Council

Are you the strong, driven humanitarian leader we are looking for to represent Danish Refugee Council in the Central African Republic? If you have a keen interest and capability to take on this top leadership role developing one of DRC’s largest and most complex country operations - where DRC plays a critical role in providing protection, emergency relief and humanitarian leadership - then we would like to hear from you.

About the programme

29 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 16 Apr 2017 Danish Refugee Council

DRC is looking for a highly qualified and experienced Head of Support Services and member of the Senior Management Team to oversee, develop and provide strategic direction to DRC’s Finance, HR, Administration, and Logistics/Procurement units for DRC’s operations in the Central African Republic (CAR). The Head of Support Services plays a pivotal role both in DRC CAR and in the continuous improvement of DRC’s operational systems on a global level.

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