German Agro Action
Non-governmental Organization based in Germany

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14 Oct 2014 description

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

13 Oct 2014 description
Background Facts and Key Findings
Facts and Findings: Africa
Facts and Findings: Asia

Two billion people suffering from hidden hunger according to 2014 Global Hunger Index, even as levels of hunger in many developing countries decrease

Report says food quality is equally important as quantity

06 Oct 2014 description

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.

05 Oct 2014 description
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From Crisis to Catastrophe
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From Crisis to Catastrophe - Summary

Aid agencies warn of famine next year as upsurge in fighting imminent

Agencies fear recent improvements will be wiped out as the number of severely hungry people will rise by 1 million in first three months of 2015

A group of leading aid agencies warned today that parts of South Sudan – already the world’s worse food crisis – could fall into famine early next year if the nine-month long conflict escalates as expected.

Jobs

4 entries found
18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The position is to be filled as soon as possible and the contract runs initially until 30th June 2015. Deployment location is Niamey.

Aims and duties of the position

The Head of Project is responsible for the coordination, planning and implementation of our projects, in accordance with the framework specified as regards content, financing and timescales.

Your most important duties

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The post is to be filled as soon as possible, with an initial term of 12 months. The office is located in Karamanmaras, Turkey.

This project concerns the establishment and management of a Community Centre for Syrian refugees in Turkey.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The position is to be filled from March 2015 and the contract initially runs until 28.02.2017. Deployment location is Ouanaminthe.

In North-East Haiti, in the areas bordering the Dominican Republic, various projects are being carried out to improve the food security of the rural population, which also includes adaptation to climate change and disaster risk reduction, as well as support from partner organisations.

Aims and duties of the position

11 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2014 Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V. (German Agro Action)

The post is to be filled as soon as possible and is initially scheduled to end after 2 years. The workplace is located in New Delhi, India.

Objectives and responsibilities of the position

As the expert for programme coordination in the Regional Office, you support the Country Director with the planning and implementation of programmes and projects, and with the conceptual further development of Welthungerhilfe's commitment in the region.

Your most important duties are as follows: