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20 May 2015 description
report Save the Children

Francine Uenuma 202.450.9153 (M)

Washington, D.C. (May 20, 2015) — Save the Children is horrified and deeply saddened by reports of the killing, maiming, rape and abduction of children in Unity State, South Sudan, in the last two weeks. We are particularly disturbed by the deliberate targeting of children by armed groups, the on-going recruitment of children into these armed groups, and the continued reports of the rape of children by armed groups.

18 May 2015 description

APRIL HIGHLIGHTS:

An estimated 79,965 are refugee children between the ages of 3 – 17 years. Of these 58,327 are school age boys and girls between ages of 6 to 17 years.

15 May 2015 description

80% des écoles fonctionnelles avant la crise sont actuellement fonctionnelles dans les trois régions au Nord du Mali . Toutefois, plus de 430 écoles sont fermées dans les régions de Gao, Kidal, Mopti, Ségou, et Tombouctou. Dans le centre du pays et la zone frontalière avec la Mauritanie, la situation se d é grade de plus en plus. Les données des écoles (non-) fonctionnelles sont en constant changement du fait de l’évolution dans la situation sécuritaire.

15 May 2015 description

80% of the schools that were functional before the crisis are functional in the three regions of northern Mali. Nonetheless, more than 430 schools are closed in the regions of Gao, Kidal, Mopti, Segou, and Timbuktu. In the center of the country, and in areas near the Mauritanian border, the situation is worsening. Data on (non)functional schools is in constant flux due to the constantly evolving security situation

Jobs

46 entries found
22 May 2015 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 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.

21 May 2015 description
job Closing date: 27 May 2015 Save the Children

****Job title:****Advocacy Intern, Save the Children Geneva Office

****Reports to:****Director and UN Representative, Geneva Advocacy Office

****Based in:****Geneva, Switzerland

****Purpose:****To support the Save the Children Geneva Office with its work on advocacy in relation to children’s rights

****Save the Children****

21 May 2015 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2015 Save the Children

As a member of the STEER Team, The Technical Advisor, Tuberculosis (TA-TB) will be responsible for working closely with the STEER technical team to achieve the strategic objectives of the project – focusing primarily on TB prevention, Care & Support but also supporting cross-cutting themes and integration efforts across the project with other areas of OVC programming including Household Economic Strengthening and Nutrition.

21 May 2015 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2015 Save the Children

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21 May 2015 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2015 Save the Children

As a member of the STEER Team, The TB coordinator will be responsible for working closely with the STEER technical team to achieve the strategic objectives of the project – focusing primarily on TB prevention, Care & Support but also supporting cross-cutting themes and integration efforts across the project with other areas of OVC programming including Household Economic Strengthening and Nutrition.

Training

2 entries found
03 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Jun 2015 Training date: 13 Jul 2015 to 15 Feb 2016 Deakin University, Save the Children

The Humanitarian Leadership Programme (Graduate Certificate of Humanitarian Leadership) is a uniquely intensive and challenging leadership programme designed for humanitarians.

25 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Sep 2015 Training date: 14 Sep 2015 to 16 Sep 2015 University of Manchester, Save the Children

A quest for humanitarian effectiveness? Debating the evolution of humanitarian action: history, practice, politics and performance

This conference, jointly organised by the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (HCRI) and Save the Children’s Humanitarian Affairs Team (HAT), will reflect on the evolution and consequence of existing approaches to understanding and improving humanitarian effectiveness. But it will also explore effects of humanitarian action (in historical and contemporary context) that tend not to be captured by the conventional discourse on effectiveness.