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21 Jun 2017 description

1. SITUATION OVERVIEW AND RATIONAL FOR EDUCATION IN EMERGENCY RESPONSE STRATEGY

According to Central Statistics Authority, the total population of Ethiopia is estimated at about 92 million in 2016. Ethiopia has recorded one of the fastest growing economies (at an average of 10.5%) in the SubSaharan Africa in the last 10 years. However, it ranks 174 of 188 countries on the 2015 Human Development Index implying a long way to go.

20 Jun 2017 description
report Save the Children

OUR COSTED EDUCATION PLAN FOR SOUTH SUDANESE REFUGEES IN UGANDA DEMONSTRATES THAT UNIVERSAL SCHOOLING IN CRISES LIKE THESE IS BOTH AFFORDABLE AND ACHIEVABLE.

Over half-a-million South Sudanese refugee children are living in refugee settlements across northern Uganda. The vast majority are out-of-school. Not that those in school are learning much. Most are packed into overcrowded tents or local schools lacking both textbooks and teachers who speak their language.

20 Jun 2017 description
report Save the Children

Save the Children issues warning ahead of World Refugee Day
 
With nearly one million refugees expected to have crossed the border from South Sudan to Uganda by the end of this month, Save the Children is calling for education to be put at the centre of a make-or-break summit this week.
 
Almost three quarters of a million refugees – more than half of them children – have arrived in Uganda since fighting escalated last July.
 

20 Jun 2017 description

We the undersigned organisations welcome the action taken by the UN Security Council on 15 June 2017 on the situation in Yemen through its release of a Presidential Statement. This is a critical step towards addressing the ongoing humanitarian crisis, protection of civilians and breaking the deadlock in political negotiations. However, more must be done.  

19 Jun 2017 description
report Save the Children

An estimated 50,000 children are in grave danger as the fighting in Mosul enters what is likely to be its deadliest phase yet, warns Save the Children.

As the offensive moves into the densely populated streets of the Old City, the charity says parties to the conflict must take all feasible precautions to minimise civilian casualties, and refrain from using explosive weapons which will inevitably kill civilians, including children.

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Jobs

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22 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 27 Jun 2017 Save the Children

PROPÓSITO: Responsable de apoyar a la Gerencia para la implementación de todos los componentes del programa Primeros Pasos Hacia el Éxito, de acuerdo al Protocolo de Funcionamiento del programa, lo que incluye procesos de planificación, seguimiento, asesoría técnica a personal del programa y a algunos actores comunitarios.

22 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Jul 2017 Save the Children

Teaching and Learning Specialist

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.

22 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Jul 2017 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.

22 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Jul 2017 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.

22 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Jul 2017 Save the Children

Child Protection Technical Specialist

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

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18 May 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Jun 2017 Training date: 07 Aug 2017 to 30 Apr 2018 University of Geneva, Save the Children

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