RI
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

163 entries found
11 Aug 2016 description

BBC Media Action - the BBC’s international development charity - in partnership with RI -Relief International have launched the “Dawaween” mobile application offering practical help and support to Syrian refugees living in Lebanon.

28 Jul 2016 description

Warring parties, international community and UN peacekeeping force must do more to protect civilians and aid agencies

Juba, 28 July, 2016 – South Sudan faces a spiralling humanitarian crisis as the recent surge in fighting prevents aid agencies from providing urgent help to millions of people in need. Violence and insecurity continue in Juba and are spreading to other states despite a fragile ceasefire in a country where half the population relies on humanitarian aid, ten aid agencies warned today.

07 Jul 2016 description

Habiba Osman Abdi and her family haven’t had fresh drinking water in their village since March. The closest source of clean water is a nearly depleted well six hours’ walk away, where filling a five-gallon/20-liter jerry can costs 20 times what it did just a few months ago.

“[My son] Abdullahi is always crying because he’s thirsty,” said Ms. Abdi, a 25-year-old mother of five. “And the water is expensive, so sometimes we skip a meal to pay for it.”

01 May 2016 description

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION

NGOs and faith groups to Obama & Putin: Hope is crumbling on your watch, save Syria’s ceasefire "Violence across Syria has escalated alarmingly, reportedly claiming a life on average every 25 minutes in the past 48 hours. We cannot stand by in the face of this catastrophe. Global NGOs and faith groups demand that President Barack Obama and President Vladimir Putin immediately use their personal diplomatic engagement to save what remains of the Cessation of Hostilities (CoH) agreement.

Jobs

38 entries found
22 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Relief International

Position: Logistics Assistant – Syria ( Remotely)

Location: Gaziantep

Duration: 6 months, contingent on 2016 funding.

Reports to: Logistics officer

22 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 22 Oct 2016 Relief International

About RI: Relief International (RI) is a 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.

Reports to: Country Director, with technical supervision from the Regional HR Manager

22 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 20 Oct 2016 Relief International

Job Title: Humanitarian Project Manager

Location: Tehran, Iran – with frequent visit and long term stay in field

Reports to: Country Director

Duration: 12 Month (with possible extension dependent on performance and funding)

21 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 21 Nov 2016 Relief International

Position: Finance Officer

Location: London, UK

Reports to: Global Controller

About RI: Relief International (RI) is a 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.

19 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 19 Oct 2016 Relief International

TERMS OF REFERENCE

Job title: Program Director

Location: Yangon, Myanmar with frequent travel to the field offices (appx 25% travel)

Reports to: Country Director

Training

2 entries found
26 Aug 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 17 Oct 2016 Training date: 14 Nov 2016 to 10 Feb 2017 Relief International, Leadership for Humanitarians

Programme Date: 14 November 2016 – 10 February 2017

Workshop Date: 28 November – 2 December 2016

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Applications Close: 17 October 2016

About the Course

Relief International, in partnership with Leadership for Humanitarians, provides this training through the Start Network’s global Talent Development Project. The overall goal of Talent Development is to support decentralised leadership and provide capacity building to current local leaders.

05 Aug 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Oct 2016 Training date: 30 Oct 2016 to 26 Jan 2017 Relief International, Leadership for Humanitarians

Programme Date: 30 October 2016 – 26 January 2017

Workshop Date: 13 - 17 November 2016

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Applications Close: 2 October 2016

About the Course

Relief International, in partnership with Leadership for Humanitarians, provides this training through the Start Network’s global Talent Development Project. The overall goal of Talent Development is to support decentralised leadership and provide capacity building to current local leaders.