Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

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29 Jun 2016 description
report Save the Children

Quezon City, June 28, 2016 – Days before National Nutrition Month, child rights group Save the Children urges the incoming Duterte administration to tackle the alarming rates of stunting or chronic malnutrition among Filipino children under five years old. The call coincides with the organization’s exhibit and launch of the new video ad “Reach”, which highlights lifelong negative impact of stunting on a child’s overall growth, development and well-being.

29 Jun 2016 description

Victims of War Urgently Need Protection and Humanitarian Assistance

Editor's Note: The following is a joint statement issued and signed on June 24th, 2016 by 12 international nongovernmental organizations (INGOs) with operations in Niger in response to recent attacks on civilians. The INGO signatories to the statement are Oxfam, CARE, Help-Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe, Save the Children, Action Against Hunger, International Rescue Committee, CISP, COOPI-Cooperazione Internazionale, Concern Worldwide, ACTED, Mercy Corps, and Plan International.

28 Jun 2016 description
report Save the Children

Asylum seekers reporting unlawful practices in detention centres on the Greek islands

As leaders meet for the European Council meeting today, Save the Children warns of a growing body of evidence confirming that the implementation of the EU-Turkey deal is breaching international human rights laws.

Syrian families whose asylum claims were rejected and are awaiting deportation to Turkey have shared grave concerns with Save the Children regarding the legality of the asylum process sanctioned by the EU-Turkey agreement.

27 Jun 2016 description

35,754 children (aged 5-17) (boys/girls) are enrolled in formal education (primary or secondary)

MAY HIGHLIGHTS

Erbil:

Erbil education directorate issued text books to Al-Zahraa and Al-Nahrain schools where many Syrian refugees hosted to continue their education.
Teacher guidebooks were copied and issued in Qushtapa camp. 379 teachers and volunteers who are teaching in camps and non-camps received incentives.

27 Jun 2016 description

Joint NGO statement ahead of the European Council of 28-29 June 2016 NGOs strongly condemn new EU policies to contain migration

At the upcoming European Council, European Union (EU) leaders will discuss the European Commission’s Communication on a new Partnership Framework with third countries. The Communication proposes an approach which aims to leverage existing EU and Member States' external cooperation instruments and tools in order to stem migration to Europe.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 12 Jul 2016 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.

29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 20 Jul 2016 Save the Children

REGIONAL FINANCE DIRECTOR, EAST AND SOUTHERN AFRICA

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.

29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 13 Jul 2016 Save the Children

BUDGET AND REPORTING OFFICER, SOUTH SUDAN

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.

29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 08 Jul 2016 Save the Children

PROJECT MANAGER: PRIMARY SCHOOL LEADERSHIP AND INSPECTION IN SOUTH SUDAN

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.

29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 12 Jul 2016 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

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23 Jun 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 12 Jul 2016 Training date: 28 Nov 2016 to 09 Dec 2016 World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Save the Children, Royal Tropical Institute

This 10 day residential training programme for health professionals is focused on the analysis of health systems of countries affected by, or recovering from, protracted crises. It is organised jointly with the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Save the Children and the World Health Organisation (WHO).