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17 May 2017 description
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Kabul, Afghanistan – Afghanistan’s most vulnerable populations will receive much needed relief concerning food security thanks to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

On May10, USAID announced a cash contribution of $20 million to the United Nation World Food Programme’s (UNWFP) Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO). The PRRO is designed to enhance food and nutrition for 3.4 million vulnerable Afghans in 250 districts across all provinces of Afghanistan.

17 May 2017 description

The World Bank’s Enabling the Business of Agriculture Index (EBA) is a unique tool for measuring the ease of doing agribusiness. EBA data, coupled with contextual analysis and consultations with key stakeholders, can inform priority reforms and allow for transparent result tracking over time and across countries. The index scores the strength of the legal and institutional environment for agribusinesses across eight topics: seed, fertilizer, machinery, finance, markets, transport, water, and ICT.

12 May 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• WFP provides assistance to 1.1 million people in Nigeria’s Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe states in April amid funding constraints
• UN leadership advocates for increased donor support to the Nigeria humanitarian response
• Nigerian authorities secure the release of 82 girls from Boko Haram in Borno
• Government of Niger declares a hepatitis E outbreak in Diffa

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

10 May 2017 description

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 8, 2017 – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and DuPont announced that the Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Program (AMSAP), a public-private partnership between USAID, DuPont and the Government of Ethiopia, exceeded its goal by 150 percent to boost maize productivity among smallholder farmers and increase food production for Ethiopian communities.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jun 2017 US Agency for International Development

Opportunity in Washington, DC

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through ZemiTek partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:

Title: Enneagram Facilitator

United States Agency for International Development/Bureau of Africa/Office of Sustainable Development (SD)

19 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Jun 2017 US Agency for International Development

Request for Personal Service Contractor

United States Agency for International Development

Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

Position Title: Support Relief Group -Humanitarian Advisor (Multiple Positions)

Solicitation Number: SOL-OFDA-17-000050

Salary Level: GS-14 Equivalent: $88,136- $114,578

Issuance Date: May 19, 2017

Closing Date: June 9, 2017

Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Dear Prospective Applicants:

12 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 May 2017 US Agency for International Development

The OTI Surge Staff Supervisor – Washington, D.C. is a full-time Personal Services Contract (PSC) position at the GS-12 or GS-13 equivalent level and located in Washington, D.C. Applications for this position are due no later than May 25, 2017 at 1:00pm Eastern Time. For full information about this position, as well as instructions on how to apply, please read the entire solicitation at www.OTIjobs.net.

Introduction

11 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 08 Jun 2017 US Agency for International Development

Request for Personal Service Contractor

United States Agency for International Development

Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

Position Title: Human Resource Specialist (Multiple Positions)

Solicitation Number: SOL-OFDA-17-000060

Salary Level: GS-13 Equivalent: $94,796- $123,234

Issuance Date: May 11, 2017

Closing Date: June 8, 2017

Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Dear Prospective Applicants:

08 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Jun 2017 US Agency for International Development

Opportunity in Washington, DC

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through ZemiTek partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:

Title: Program Analyst for Economic Growth (50 Day, Short Term Consultantcy)

United States Agency for International Development/Bureau of Africa/Office of Sustainable Development (SD) Economic Growth, Environment and Agriculture Division (EGEA/**Trade Specific**)

Training

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02 Jul 2015 description

El Gobierno colombiano, a través de la Oficina del Alto Comisionado de Paz (OACP), puso en marcha el curso virtual Entérese sobre el Proceso de Paz, el cual tiene como objetivo acercar la información de lo que sucede en las conversaciones de paz que actualmente se desarrollan con la guerrilla de las Farc en La Habana. El curso está dirigido a la ciudadanía en general, tanto colombianos como extranjeros.

26 Jun 2014 description

Registration deadline: none

International Medical Corps, Concern Worldwide, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative are pleased to announce the launch of the Building a Better Response e-learning course on the international humanitarian coordination system.