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24 Feb 2016 description

This report captures the main experiences and findings of the Capacities for Peace project. Implemented by Conciliation Resources and Saferworld, the project worked with local actors to enhance the effectiveness of early warning and early action in 32 conflict-affected countries.

Introduction

18 Nov 2015 description

In an open letter to EU Foreign Ministers, the Norwegian Refugee Council and 14 other aid agencies called for concerted EU action to address the ongoing political, security and humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

The agencies highlighted the grave conditions for civilians in Yemen after eight months of fighting, with regular violations of the laws of war and restrictions on the delivery of humanitarian aid. Up to 13 million people are going hungry, they said.

21 Oct 2015 description
report Saferworld

Summary

The current crisis unfolding in Yemen has roots in a political culture that promoted corruption and patronage among the country's political elites at the expense of the country's wider population, which experienced shortages in basic services, including water, healthcare, education, security and justice. The 2011 uprising made it clear that the way the country was run was no longer acceptable to the majority of the populace.

03 Apr 2015 description
report Saferworld

1. Introduction

The UN Open Working Group (OWG) on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has affirmed that the post-2015 development framework should include a Goal 16 to:

Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.

Jobs

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21 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Jul 2016 Saferworld

Job title: NSAP Research Advisor

Location: Nairobi or Hargeisa

Reporting to: NSA Project Manager

Key relationships: NSA Field Coordinator, NSA Project Officer, Somalia Programme Adviser, Somalia Country Director, Somali Finance Officer, SLE Project Manager, Somalia PGP Programme Manager

Contract duration: Fixed Term – Until December 31st 2016

Salary: £2972 gross per month