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Sierra Leone + 1 other
Welthungerhilfe assisting Sierra Leone in the fight against Ebola

(Bonn, 06/08/2014) Welthungerhilfe is helping local authorities in Sierra Leone in the fight against the deadly Ebola virus. Besides Liberia, Sierra Leone has been hardest hit by the epidemic that has so far claimed more than 900 lives.

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Appuis à la gestion des boues de vidanges sur les sites de Déplacés de Bangui

1. Cadre de l’étude

L’étude a été réalisée à la demande du cluster WASH afin de faciliter la coordination entre les acteurs impliqués dans la gestion des boues de vidanges sur les sites de déplacés de BANGUI. Les solutions techniques évoquées sont autant de propositions que les acteurs devront adapter.

Les propositions se font en deux parties distinctes : l’organisation du transit durant la période d’urgence est traitée au paragraphe 4.1, le traitement des boues qui nécessite l’intégration du court et moyen terme et traité au paragraphe 4.2.

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Cash-Based Assistance Programmes for Internally Displaced Persons in the Kabul Informal Settlements

Executive Summary

Trends recorded in early 2014 confirm the rising humanitarian needs of Afghans displaced by conflict, natural disasters and man-made disasters: 650,000 Afghans are known to be internally displaced. Forced to leave their homes, IDPs gravitate for protection to urban centres. Kabul ranks first in this forced migration scenario: the capital city holds 56% of the urban population with 80% of the population residing in informal settlements. Within this population, IDPs are particularly vulnerable.

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Heating Fuel and NFI - Winter Distributions in Kabul Informal Settlements

Introduction

KABUL INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS (KIS)

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

JOBS

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Expert for Financial Administration in Jean Rabel, Haiti

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Closing date: 07 Sep 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 (m/f) “Agriculture" in the South Sudan

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Closing date: 07 Sep 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 31 August 2015. The office is located in Ganyeil, South Sudan. Duty trips will be required, taking into account the security situation.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position

As Head of Project "Agriculture”, you are responsible for implementing and coordinating Welthungerhilfe's activities in accordance with the framework specified as regards content, time schedules and finance.

Your most important duties are as follows:

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Head of Project (m/f) “WASH" in the South Sudan

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Closing date: 07 Sep 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 31 August 2015. The office is located in Nyamlel, Northern Barh-el-Ghazal, South Sudan. Duty trips will be required, taking into account the security situation.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position

As Head of Project "WASH", you are responsible for implementing and coordinating Welthungerhilfe's activities in accordance with the framework specified as regards content, time schedules and finance.

Your most important duties are as follows:

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Head of Project in Ouagadougo, Burkina Faso

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

The post is to be filled as of 1 October 2014, 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

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Country Director in Khartoum, Sudan

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Closing date: 07 Sep 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 31 December 2015; an extension is planned. The office is located in Khartoum, with project travel within Sudan.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position

As the Country Director, you are responsible for managing the Welthungerhilfe Regional Office in Khartoum, and for implementing the programmes and projects in Sudan in accordance with Welthungerhilfe's applicable concept paper and country concept.

Your most important duties are as follows: