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

19 entries found
28 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 27 Mar 2015 Relief International

Job Title: Interim Country Director

Location: Africa, Asia or Middle East

Reports to: Regional Director

About RI:

22 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 27 Mar 2015 Relief International

Position: Regional Director of Operations / Deputy Regional Director - Africa

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Background:Established in 1990, Relief International (RI) is a leading global humanitarian, nonprofit organization committed to transforming adversity into renewal for the world’s most vulnerable populations. By partnering with communities on the front-lines, RI innovatively bridges the gap between immediate relief and long-term community development, providing them the tools and support they need to gain self-reliance.

21 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 20 Feb 2015 Relief International

Position:Shelter and WASH Program Manager

Location:Nimroz province with visits to Kabul, Afghanistan

Duration:9 Months

Reports to: Deputy Country Director

20 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 27 Feb 2015 Relief International

Position: Utility Specialist: Water (Potential Future Position Per Bid)

Location: Uganda

Duration: Unknown (Could be short term or multi-year)

Reports to: Country Director

20 Jan 2015 description
job Closing date: 27 Feb 2015 Relief International

Position: Institutional Strengthening and Capacity Building Specialist: Water (Potential Future Position Per Bid)

Location: Uganda

Duration: Unknown (Could be short term or multi-year)

Reports to: Country Director