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23 Mar 2017 description

The undersigned international and national NGOs and respective NGO coordination fora welcome the fact that the international community, under the impetus of the EU, is convening in Brussels to address and respond to the Syria crisis.

23 Mar 2017 description
report Oxfam

Oxfam is leading the Freetown WASH Consortium (FWC) programme in Sierra Leone, which aims to contribute to health improvement through specific pro-poor WASH interventions that are aligned to the government’s 24-month post-Ebola recovery planning. Oxfam’s strategy focuses on promoting citizen engagement and the translation of community needs into policies.

23 Mar 2017 description
report Oxfam

The urban context in Pakistan is complex and posses major risks for the most vulnerable groups. Following the results of a participatory analysis, Oxfam developed a strategy for improving urban WASH governance and accountability in Pakistan. The model is centred on citizens, with strong elements for influencing and networking. The inclusion of social accountability mechanisms is already showing results in terms of the accountability of local administrations and improved service delivery, particularly to women and vulnerable groups.

23 Mar 2017 description
report Oxfam

Oxfam’s work in Lebanon, both on humanitarian WASH and more long-term water development programmes, uses social accountability mechanisms to assess community needs, empower citizens and promote dialogue among affected stakeholders. This strategy has helped to unlock some tensions in an effort to provide basic rights and services to vulnerable people. However the situation in many settings remains fragile, and further efforts are needed to promote dialogue and to anchor consultation processes to the water sector dynamics in Lebanon.

23 Mar 2017 description
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Yemen

Mr President,

This statement is made on behalf of Save the Children International and 16 NGOs, comprised of national, regional and international human rights and humanitarian civil society actors, including organizations that provide humanitarian assistance and support to vulnerable children and families in Yemen.

We are concerned by the rapidly deteriorating situation in Yemen as highlighted in the High Commissioner’s oral update on the implementation of Human Rights Council resolution 33/16 of October 2016.2

Maps / Infographics

33 entries found

Jobs

18 entries found
23 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Apr 2017 Oxfam

Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. As an Oxfam employee, you will join a team of professionals that is part of the international confederation of 17 organizations networked together in 94 countries. As part of a global movement for change, we are working together to end world poverty and injustice.

Oxfam in South Sudan

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Apr 2017 Oxfam

Closing date: Sunday 9th April 23:59 GMT + 1

Interviews : TBC

Location: Asia (where Oxfam has an affiliate or country office and where a contract of employment can be established)

Contract type: Open Ended (subject to being able to establish an open-ended

contract) / Part time - 4 days a week

Salary: In line with Oxfam values and subject to location

Candidates must have the legal right to work in the Asia.

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Apr 2017 Oxfam

Closing date: Sunday 9th April 23:59 GMT +1

Interviews: TBC

Location: Africa (where Oxfam has an affiliate or country office and where a contract of employment can be established)

Contract type: Open Ended (subject to being able to establish an open-ended

contract) / Part time - 4 days a week

Salary: In line with Oxfam values and subject to location

Candidates must have the legal right to work in Africa.

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Apr 2017 Oxfam

Closing date: Sunday 9th April 23:59 GMT +1

Location: Based in Latin America & Caribbean (where Oxfam has an affiliate or country office and where a contract of employment can be established)

Contract type: Open Ended (subject to being able to establish an open-ended

contract) / Part time - 3 days a week

Salary: In line with Oxfam values and subject to location

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Apr 2017 Oxfam

ARE YOU THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THIS EXCITING ROLE?

Base location: Manila, Philippines.

Benefits: Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including annual leave entitlements, sick pay provision, medical cover plus opportunities for learning and development.

The Organisation

Training

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18 Jan 2017 description
training Ongoing course Oxfam

This 90-minute online course provides the learner with a solid understanding of the terms and ideas related to gender justice and women’s rights. Through practical examples, the course illustrates Oxfam’s approach to Gender Justice and how Gender Justice impacts humanitarian work.
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