Relief Int'l
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

Updates

148 entries found
29 Oct 2014 description

In August 2014, Relief International (RI), in partnership with UNICEF, successfully completed the refurbishment of WASH facilities at 45 schools in Mafraq and Irbid governorates. The project aimed to improve sanitation conditions for students and to create a better learning environment.

The refurbishment included cleaning of sewer networks, cleaning of pipes connected to the toilets, washbasins, latrines, providing and installing plastic flushing system, providing and installing lighting units, etc.

29 Oct 2014 description

“These kids are victims of war, and we as Relief International (RI) team believe that they have the same rights as any other students to be educated, continue schooling and pursue their dreams to have a better future” Sukainah and Hamzeh from RI said.

3 children with disabilities were referred by “Doctors Without Borders” to join the remedial education program as from August 24th, which RI is offering in partnership with UNICEF to Syrian refugee students between ages 6 and 18, since March 2013.

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.

11 Aug 2014 description

A group of nine major humanitarian aid organizations condemns the recent killings and attacks on South Sudanese aid workers in Maban County in the Upper Nile State of South Sudan. They call on all parties to the conflict to immediately stop the targeting of aid workers, to respect international humanitarian law and to allow humanitarian agencies access to reach those in need.

27 Jun 2014 description

Since Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines, communities on the island of Leyte have been hard at work rebuilding, partnering with Relief International to restore access to water and sanitation. Though situations have improved for many rebuilding communities, they are still affected by the effects of Haiyan and recovery efforts continue. One of those is the challenges is restoring damaged water and sanitation infrastructure.

Jobs

16 entries found
26 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 26 Dec 2014 Relief International

Position:Security Manager

Location:Gaziantep, Turkey

Duration:Six months

Reports to: Country Director, with technical reporting to Global Security Director

Position Summary:

The Security Manager will be responsible for undertaking ongoing analysis of the context and developments in relation to the security situation develop and maintain up-to-date context analysis and risk assessment & maintain an incident reporting system.

26 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 26 Dec 2014 Relief International

Position:Deputy Country Director- Turkey

Location:Gaziantep, Turkey

About RI:Relief International (RI) is a leading global change organization and home to teams of humanitarian activist-professionals committed to transforming adversity into renewal for the world’s most vulnerable populations. By partnering with beneficiaries and communities on the front-lines, RI innovatively bridges the gap between immediate relief and long-term community development.

Position Summary:

24 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 23 Dec 2014 Relief International

Job Title: Performance, Accountability, and Learning Manager

Location:London

Reports to: Head of Performance, Accountability, and Learning

Salary: TBD (depending on experience)

21 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 20 Dec 2014 Relief International

Job Title: Country Director

Location: Afghanistan

Reports to: Regional Director, Asia

12 Nov 2014 description
job Closing date: 30 Nov 2014 Relief International

Position:WASH Program Manager/Engineer

Location:Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar with frequent travel (up to two weeks/month) to Myebon township

Duration:3-4 Months

About RI:Relief International is a humanitarian agency that provides emergency relief, rehabilitation, and development interventions throughout the world. RI’s programs link immediate emergency assistance with long-term economic and livelihood development through innovative programming at the grassroots level.