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24 Jun 2016 description

Autoridades peruanas promulgaron el 22 de junio de 2016 la Ley de búsqueda de personas de desaparecidas durante el periodo de violencia de 1980 – 2000. Esta ley permite priorizar el aspecto humanitario durante la búsqueda y dispone medidas para la recuperación, análisis, identificación y restitución de los restos humanos.

No hay una cifra establecida, pero se estima que habría más de 15.000 personas desaparecidas durante la violencia armada que podrían hallarse en alguno de los más de 6.000 sitios de entierro conocidos a nivel nacional.

24 Jun 2016 description

Abdoussalam Ousman a 16 ans. En 2014, il a dû fuir le conflit armé et les violences en République centrafricaine (RCA), son pays natal. Réfugié au camp de Dosseye au Tchad, il retrouve enfin les siens, après 2 ans de séparation.

La veille du départ, Ousman a pris le temps d'aller chez le coiffeur. Ce matin, il a parcouru le camp pour saluer une dernière fois ceux avec qui il a partagé deux ans de vie dans la précarité.

24 Jun 2016 description

Le Mouvement international de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge exprime sa vive préoccupation face au regain de violences observé ces derniers jours à Bangui et dans plusieurs villes et localités de la République centrafricaine (RCA) et leurs conséquences sur la situation humanitaire déjà très difficile des populations civiles.

« Nous appelons toutes les parties ainsi que les acteurs impliqués dans les violences à épargner les populations civiles et les combattants qui ont cessé de se battre », affirme Monsieur Jean-François Sangsue, chef de la délégation du CICR en RCA.

23 Jun 2016 description

Après avoir été pillé en 2012, le Centre de Santé Communautaire (CSCOM) d'Erintedjet, petit village situé à environ 90 km de Tombouctou, était dans un état de délabrement total et avait cessé ses activités. Les personnes les plus vulnérables de cette communauté de plus de 5 000 personnes, comme les petits enfants et les femmes enceintes, étaient particulièrement affectées par cette situation. Le centre a enfin été réhabilité et la population de cette région a désormais accès à des soins de santé de meilleure qualité.

22 Jun 2016 description

Pour permettre aux volontaires de se rassembler facilement en cas d'urgence et de travailler dans de bonnes conditions, le CICR aide la Croix-Rouge guinéenne à doter ses comités préfectoraux de sièges dignes de ce nom.

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Jobs

22 entries found
23 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 10 Jul 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

The Protection Data Unit at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) invites interested applicants to apply for a one-year traineeship. This position will be remunerated. The deadline for applications is 10 of July 2016.

The Protection Data Unit has two main objectives: to reinforce the management of the data related to protection activities of the ICRC, and improve the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) with special focus on data protection.

21 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

Your responsibilities

Your role is to provide the necessary high level administrative support to the smooth running of an operational delegation in the field, using your expertise in the areas of organization and information management and your command of computer tools as well as your ability to share your knowledge.

In this team support function, you will be:

21 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

Your tasks

As a Water and Habitat Engineer working for the ICRC, you will be responsible for the planning, design and implementation of engineering projects for victims of armed conflict. Working in a team, your tasks will include conducting needs assessments, surveying water and housing needs, negotiating with local authorities and firms regarding project implementation and handling all aspects of project management.

Selection requirements

  • Minimum age 25

20 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Jun 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

Purpose of the post:

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Trainee in charge of Logistics Manual update. The position will be based in Geneva, Switzerland.

17 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 01 Jul 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization with exclusively humanitarian mission to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening International Humanitarian Law and universal humanitarian principles. The ICRC Somalia delegation in Nairobi is seeking for an experienced and motivated person to fill the position of:

Training

2 entries found
23 Jun 2015 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC is offering an e-learning module on the legal framework applicable to health care during armed conflicts and other emergencies.

The module offers a practical and interactive approach to learning based on a variety of pedagogical tools.Thanks to its user-friendly accessibility, the module suits the needs of a variety of publics, with or without a legal background.

05 Nov 2014 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

Are you a doctor wondering how to interact with the media, or a nurse wondering how to treat patient information in difficult circumstances? Are you an ambulance driver unsure of what your responsibilities are? Are you a hospital administrator wondering what to do with overwhelming numbers of deceased patients? If so, the Health Care in Danger project's new e-learning module on the responsibilities of health-care personnel is for you.