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24 May 2017 description

Rome, 24 May 2017 – At a time when nearly one million South Sudanese have crossed into northern Uganda, creating one of the world’s largest refugee settlements, Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), arrives in Kampala 25 May to discuss efforts to support small scale farmers and increase food security in the country. According to a recent analysis, some 4.9 million South Sudanese are food insecure and 100,000 are at risk of famine.

19 May 2017 description

Rome, 19 May 2017 – The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of Uganda will bring policy makers and development practitioners together 22 -25 May in Kampala, Uganda, to discuss innovative approaches to expanding access to financial services for rural people. The four-day workshop will review the implementation of IFAD-funded projects in East and Southern Africa and look at ways to foster the transformation of rural economies and communities and improve rural development interventions that provide rural people a way out of hunger and poverty.

24 Apr 2017 description

19 de abril de 2017 - La casa se derrumbó. Y con ella, todas sus pertenencias y recuerdos. Afortunadamente, Manuel Reyes y su familia sobrevivieron. No todo el mundo tuvo tanta suerte. Ha pasado un año desde que Ecuador sufrió el terremoto más destructivo de los últimos 70 años, que mató a 663 personas y dejó a cerca de 80.000 sin hogar y sin medio de subsistencia.

24 Apr 2017 description

19 April 2017 -- Their house collapsed. And with it, all of their belongings and memories were lost. Fortunately, Manuel Reyes and his family survived. But not everyone was so lucky. Some 663 people were killed and another 80,000 were left without homes and livelihoods when the most destructive earthquake in 70 years struck Ecuador on 16 April 2016.

10 Mar 2017 description

Foreword

At least 368 million children in the world are fed daily at school through school feeding programmes that are run in varying degrees by national governments. School feeding not only nurtures children and improve their health, but they are also key in facilitating access to education as they increase school enrolment, attendance and completion. In addition, the health and educational benefits of school feeding have a lifelong impact.

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development

Country Programme Manager (Lesotho, Malawi, Swaziland, Zimbabwe) - IFAD

Closing Date: 7 June 2017 (at midnight Central European Time - GMT+2)

Salary:

UN P5 salary range: US$ 84,721 – US$ 103,835, net-base salary, plus post-adjustment, not taxable in host country, with standard UN compensation package. Please see this site for details: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=SAL

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development

Country Programme Manager (Mali and Mauritania) - IFAD

Closing Date: 7 June 2017 (at midnight Central European Time - GMT+2)

Salary:

UN P4 salary range: US$ 70,647 – US$ 89,091 net-base salary, plus post-adjustment, not taxable in host country, with standard UN compensation package. Please see this site for details: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=SAL

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development

Country Programme Manager (Nigeria) - IFAD

Closing Date: 7 June 2017 (at midnight Central European Time - GMT+2)

Salary:

UN P5 salary range: US$ 84,721 – US$ 103,835, net-base salary, plus post-adjustment, not taxable in host country, with standard UN compensation package. Please see this site for details: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=SAL

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development

Country Programme Manager (Central Asia) - IFAD

Country Programme Manager (Central Asia) – Rome, Italy – P5

Closing Date: 7 June 2017 (at midnight Central European Time - GMT+2)

Salary:

UN P5 salary range: US$ 84,721 – US$ 103,835, net-base salary, plus post-adjustment, not taxable in host country, with standard UN compensation package. Please see this site for details: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=SAL

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 International Fund for Agricultural Development

Country Programme Manager (Burundi) - IFAD

Closing Date: 7 June 2017 (at midnight Central European Time - GMT+2)

Salary:

UN P4 salary range: US$ 70,647 – US$ 89,091 net-base salary, plus post-adjustment, not taxable in host country, with standard UN compensation package. Please see this site for details: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=SAL

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