Marie Stopes
Non-governmental Organization based in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Updates

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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.

18 Mar 2013 description

With one of the worst maternal mortality rates in the world, Afghanistan remains among the most unsafe places to be a pregnant woman. The stakes are high. Here the average woman has six to seven children and a one in 11 chance of dying in childbirth.

The Afghan government is firmly committed to turning this situation around and we are working hard to help them. They need our support to bring sexual and reproductive healthcare to women. And we in turn need donors' support to build capacity and to deliver services.

11 Jul 2012 description

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar, 11 July 2012 — The Government of the Republic of Myanmar increased the budget for health and the Department of Health created a budget line for contraceptives to improve the health of mothers and children, and the United Kingdom and other donors will provide new funding to accelerate achievement of health MDGs, officials announced today at a press conference marking the London Summit on Family Planning.

26 Apr 2012 description

Addis Ababa, 27th April 2012: Our programme in Ethiopia is delighted to have been awarded €13 million by the Dutch government for a project to improve the sexual and reproductive health of Ethiopian women. The project will focus on making a sustainable difference by strengthening the ability of the private sector to deliver services to under-served women across the country.

09 Aug 2002 description

Leading global reproductive and sexual health partnership, Marie Stopes International (MSI), is opening the doors of the first dedicated safe motherhood and reproductive health clinic in the Afghanistan capital, Kabul, on 10th August, 2002.

Jobs

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30 Mar 2015 description
job Closing date: 12 Apr 2015 Marie Stopes International

Senior Programmes and Contracts Advisor (DFID team)

About us

Marie Stopes International (MSI) is a marketing focused, results oriented, social enterprise. We operate large scale, effective and sustainable reproductive health programmes in 37 countries across the world.

With a total income of c.£220m we receive significant funding from a number of large institutional donors including the Department for International Development (DFID), mostly in the form of contracts.

About the role

27 Mar 2015 description
job Closing date: 23 Apr 2015 Marie Stopes International

Location: London/or potentially within the region

Salary: Competitive

About the role

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity to take your management skills and commercial expertise to the cutting edge of the global development sector - join Marie Stopes International as the Regional Director for the East Africa Region based in London or within the region, and help us transform the lives of millions.

26 Mar 2015 description
job Closing date: 12 Apr 2015 Marie Stopes International

Senior Programmes and Contracts Advisor (DFID team)

About us

Marie Stopes International (MSI) is a marketing focused, results oriented, social enterprise. We operate large scale, effective and sustainable reproductive health programmes in 37 countries across the world.

With a total income of c.£220m we receive significant funding from a number of large institutional donors including the Department for International Development (DFID), mostly in the form of contracts.

About the role

24 Mar 2015 description
job Closing date: 05 Apr 2015 Marie Stopes International

About the role

We are recruiting a Country Director for our Zambia programme. Based in Lusaka, the Country Director will be the most senior representative, working closely with governments, donors and other key stakeholders to deliver essential family planning and reproductive health care services, and empowering women to choose when they have their children.