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Updates

2,554 entries found
17 Dec 2014 description
report Save the Children

REGIONAL OVERVIEW

According to UNHCR 3,323,031 have now fled Syria.
More than 1.7 million of them fled in 2013 alone. During the course of 2013, an average of more than 4,700 people fled every day. Children make up 53.3% of the refugee population, meaning there are an estimated 1,727,976 refugee children in the region

URGENT NEEDS

16 Dec 2014 description
report Save the Children

Last week Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of her refusal to back down from what she believes is right – and for shining a light on the daily struggle of millions of children around the world whose right to an education is under attack.

What happened to Malala – shot by a Taliban gunman on her school bus for speaking up for her right to an education – was a turning point. Her life changed forever, of course.

Jobs

45 entries found
17 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 02 Jan 2015 Save the Children

****ROLE PURPOSE:**** The Head of New Business Development is a key position to support successful pursuit of new funding for the country program. His/her actions and decisions in managing multi-divisional proposal response teams directly impact the quality and competitiveness of Save the Children’s proposals for new funding. Strategically, s/he often takes the lead in coordinating appropriate internal advance planning and communication on potential new opportunities.

17 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 02 Jan 2015 Save the Children

****Role Purpose:**** To lead on responding to and managing the growing needs within the Nigeria programme for effective core logistics capacity to support ongoing development programmes and emergency response interventions. In this to ensure that all policies and procedures of Save the Children are strictly adhered to and also to ensure that Save the Children’s commitment to improving quality and accountability in development and humanitarian work is upheld, through reference to the Sphere Standards, Save the Children Quality Framework Essential Standards and the NGO Code of Conduct.

17 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 13 Jan 2015 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Training

1 entries found
03 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 16 Jan 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 18 Sep 2015 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Save the Children

In many big emergencies there are significant gaps in health response capacity, particularly in the first few weeks. Evidence, including from the current Ebola crisis, highlights the challenge of ill-equipped or ill-prepared health responders and clearly demonstrates the importance of health system strengthening.