OCHA
International Organization based in United States of America

OCHA is the part of the United Nations Secretariat responsible for bringing together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to emergencies. OCHA also ensures there is a framework within which each actor can contribute to the overall response effort.

OCHA's mission is to:

  • Mobilize and coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors in order to alleviate human suffering in disasters and emergencies.

  • Advocate the rights of people in need.

  • Promote preparedness and prevention.

  • Facilitate sustainable solutions.

UPDATES

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Niger : Choléra - Aperçu humanitaire (au 14 oct 2014)

Besoins

Pour toutes les zones touchées par le choléra, des ressources supplémentaires sont nécessaires pour renforcer la disponibilité des intrants pour le traitement des points d’eau et des cas.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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

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République centrafricaine : Aperçu de la Situation à Bangui du 7 - 22 octobre 2014 (au 24 octobre 2014)

Depuis le 7 octobre, la détérioration de la situation humanitaire a Bangui, due a de nombreuses exactions a l’encontre de la population civile a eu pour consequence de nombreuses victimes et de nouveaux deplacements de la population fuyant les zones de combat. L’espace humanitaire est compromis en raison des obstructions par les bandes armees, de l’accès aux populations affectées

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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

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Iraq: Humanitarian Access (as of 9 September 2014)

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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Content Management/User Support Contractor

Job
Closing date: 01 Nov 2014 UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

ReliefWeb is looking for an energetic and professional contractor to support its content management team based in New York. If you are highly detail oriented, a quick learner and enjoy helping people solve problems, then we encourage you to apply.

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