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L'indice de la faim dans le monde 2014: Le défi de la faim invisible

Indice de la faim dans le monde 2014 : 2 milliards de personnes souffrent de la faim cachée malgré une diminution de la faim dans les pays en développement
Le rapport souligne que la qualité alimentaire est aussi importante que la quantité

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2014 Global Hunger Index - The challenge of hidden hunger

Quality is as important as quantity, says report - hidden hunger weakens the immune system, stunts physical and intellectual growth, and can lead to death.

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Ebola in Sierra Leone: The impacts of the ‘Ebola Virus Disease’ on the livelihoods of rural communities, agricultural production and food security

Introduction In August 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe (DWHH) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Food Security (MAFFS), the FAO (Sierra Leone) and key partners in the food security and livelihoods sector conducted a rapid assessment of the impacts of the EVD on the livelihoods of rural communities, agricultural production and food security in the hardest hit regions of Sierra Leone.

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Consultant (m/f) in Northern Bahr el Ghazal – South Sudan

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Closing date: 14 Nov 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

Welthungerhilfe (www.welthungerhilfe.de) is one of the large and respected private organisations in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian aid in Germany. It carries out projects in 39 countries and campaigns for fairer cooperation with developing countries. If you are prepared to dedicate yourself to carrying out projects under sometimes difficult conditions and you match the requirements set out below, we look forward to receiving your application for the position of

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Head of Project ‘Agriculture’ in the Central African Republic

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The position is to be filled as soon as possible with an initial contract term until 31.12.2016. Deployment location is Bangui in the Central African Republic. Travel for work is required, taking the security situation into consideration.

Aims and duties of the position

As Head of Project ‘Agriculture’ you will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of the activities of Welthungerhilfe, in accordance with the framework specified as regards content, time scales and financing.

Your most important duties are:

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Liberia + 1 other
Head of Project Emergency Aid in Sierra Leone / Liberia

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The position is to be filled as soon as possible and has an initial contract term of 4-12 months. Employment location will be, depending on the situation, in Freetown, Sierra Leone and/or Monrovia, Liberia with travel for work within the respective project areas.

Aims and duties of the position

As Head of Project ‘Emergency Aid’ you will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of the activities of Welthungerhilfe, in accordance with the framework specified as regards content, time scales and financing.

Your most important duties:

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Head of Project in Ouagadougo, Burkina Faso

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Closing date: 02 Nov 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The post is to be filled as soon as possible , and is initially scheduled to end on 30 September 2017. The office is located in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Duty trips within the region will be required.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position