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31 entries found
26 Nov 2016 description
report RedR UK

Omar Mahammad is Community Mobilisation Coordinator with the NGO International Relief and Development (IRD) in Za’atari camp, Jordan - home to more than 80,000 Syrian refugees. He attended RedR’s ‘Protection’ training in October of this year. Here, Omar explains why it's so important that humanitarian staff working in Za'atari are well-versed in the principles of protection.

27 Aug 2016 description
report RedR UK

For the past six months, a wide range of actors have been working to develop the Sudan National Sanitation and Hygiene Strategic Framework, which will help to speed and scale up efforts to improve sanitation and hygiene services and practices across the country. WASH expert Sarah House explains RedR’s contribution to this vital initiative.

12 Jul 2016 description
report ALNAP, RedR UK

INTRODUCTION

On the 12-14 January 2016, RedR held a pilot of the Shelter in Urban Emergencies course, delivered as part of RedR’s ‘Ready to Respond’ programme, funded by Lloyd’s Charities Trust. The course was developed for shelter practitioners with limited urban experience and addresses the social, legal, institutional and technical aspects of urban shelter response and related crosscutting issues.

10 Mar 2016 description
report RedR UK

Imagine your aid agency has operations in a country where homosexuality is illegal. A lesbian candidate applies for a family posting and wishes to take her civil partner with her. Where does your organisation stand? What are the legal issues around equal opportunities? What about possible safety implications?

Jobs

2 entries found
18 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jul 2017 RedR UK

PURPOSE:

The external evaluation will document and explain the reasons behind project successes and failures, enabling RedR to better demonstrate the impact of the project and share good practice. If aspects of the project have not worked so well, evaluation can provide recommendations for how to adapt the project activities and implementation for the final 18 months.

BACKGROUND TO THE PROJECT

14 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2017 RedR UK

Purpose: The Purpose of this role is to assist the Finance team with day-to-day financial aspects and administrative duties as well adhering to financial requirements of the office

Responsible to: Finance and Programme Support Coordinator

Responsible for: None

Working with: MENA Programmes Team

Location: Amman, Jordan

Post: Full-time/ Part-time (negotiable)

Period: 6 months contract

Expenses: RedR will reimburse daily allowance of JD 10 for each working day as fixed rate to cover lunch and transportation expenses

Training

21 entries found
15 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Jul 2017 Training date: 29 Jul 2017 RedR UK

DESCRIPTION

This one-day workshop is an essential introduction for anyone interested in a career in the humanitarian sector. You will hear first hand experiences from individuals who have been involved in humanitarianism, learn about the nature of humanitarian relief, and look at the skills you have to bring to the sector.

15 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Jul 2017 Training date: 10 Jul 2017 to 14 Jul 2017 RedR UK

Needs Assessment in Emergencies (with credit-rated option)

Before relief work can take place, aid workers need to understand the present needs and the resources available in order to plan and respond effectively. Conducting accurate, effective and timely needs assessments is key to the preparation and planning of humanitarian projects.

11 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Jul 2017 Training date: 17 Jul 2017 to 20 Jul 2017 RedR UK

DESCRIPTION

Are you ready for the realities of relief work? Essentials of Humanitarian Practice will give you an insight into life working in the field. This workshop also aims to increase your understanding of the characteristics of emergencies induced by natural disasters and conflict and the requirements for an effective humanitarian response. You will learn how to work in a team in an emergency environment and identify individual responsibilities.

11 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Jul 2017 Training date: 16 Jul 2017 RedR UK

DESCRIPTION

This one-day workshop is an essential introduction for anyone interested in a career in the humanitarian sector. You will hear first hand experiences from individuals who have been involved in humanitarianism, learn about the nature of humanitarian relief, and look at the skills you have to bring to the sector.

11 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Jul 2017 Training date: 15 Jul 2017 RedR UK

DESCRIPTION

This one-day workshop is an essential introduction for anyone interested in a career in the humanitarian sector. You will hear first hand experiences from individuals who have been involved in humanitarianism, learn about the nature of humanitarian relief, and look at the skills you have to bring to the sector.