Tdh Child Relief
Non-governmental Organization based in Switzerland

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19 May 2017 description

As temperatures steeply rise, thousands of displaced children are at risk of dehydration in Iraq. Displaced families that flee the western part of Mosul spend hours on the trucks in the desert to get to the Scorpion Junction, a muster point for newly displaced from Mosul. Terre des hommes’ (Tdh) emergency team distributes them safe drinking water every day.

13 Mar 2017 description

Terre des hommes (Tdh) is the first humanitarian organisation to bring emergency aid in the west of Mosul. We support children and their families displaced due to the fighting between Iraqi Security Forces and ISIS.

Emergency distribution took place last week in the informal camp of Tal Jarabia, an hour away from Mosul. Children and their families have found refuge there after the fighting to gain ground from ISIS has started. We are the first organisation to work in this newly regained area in the west of Mosul.

03 Mar 2017 description

Famine has been declared in some parts of South Sudan on February 20. This declaration is based on the highest level on the IPC scale* of food insecurity. It is only called out in the worst case scenario, where more than 20% of the families face acute food shortage and the death rate of children under five is higher than four deaths per 10,000 children a day. In some other parts of South Sudan, humanitarian actors talk of deaths of starvation and the urgent need of food and agricultural assistance.

21 Feb 2017 description

A humanitarian crisis is currently unfolding in the besieged town of Yei, in South Sudan, trapping 100,000 people. In response to the crisis, Swiss Church Aid (HEKS/EPER) and the children´s aid foundation, Terre des hommes have launched a CHF 1.5 million project, supported by Swiss Solidarity.

01 Jun 2016 description

A partnership to incubate, make and accelerate innovation to address humanitarian needs

Introductory note: the future of bottom-up humanitarian innovation is present

About six months ago ICRC and UNHCR triggered a growing flurry of activity and interest around the idea of a Global Humanitarian Lab. The energy was targeted at building momentum and buy in for two simple ideas:

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Jobs

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24 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Jun 2017 Terre des hommes Foundation Child Relief

We are looking for our delegation in Iraq for a

Logistician (Admin)

Location and working conditions: Shirqat - Iraq
Start date of post: asap, for 4 months
Deadline: Terre des hommes does not set closing dates for this position; recruitment is ongoing until the position is filled.

Conditions :

To be confirmed according to specific position.

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Jun 2017 Terre des hommes Foundation Child Relief

We are looking for our interventions in South Lebanon for a

Grants and Reporting Coordinator H/F

Location and working conditions: South Lebanon, Post based in Tyre with regular travel to Saida, and ponctual trips to Beyrouth. Budget granted until the end of the year – contract renewal dependent on funding.

23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Jun 2017 Terre des hommes Foundation Child Relief

We are looking for our delegation in South Sudan for a

Health and Nutrition Project Manager

Location and working conditions: Yei and Laynia – South Sudan
Start date of post: asap – for 8 months
Deadline: Terre des hommes does not set closing dates for this position; recruitment is ongoing until the position is filled.

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17 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 16 Jun 2017 Terre des hommes Foundation Child Relief

We are looking for our delegation in Afghanistan for a

Child Protection Project Manager

Location and working conditions: Kabul – Afghanistan
Start date of post: 15th of June 2017 – 12 months
Deadline: Terre des hommes does not set closing dates for this position; recruitment is ongoing until the position is filled.

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