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Women for Women International Announces Ongoing Support for Women of South Sudan

Organization has helped over 3,000 women and is expanding its efforts to help provide agriculture opportunities and income generation

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Iraq + 3 others
Andaz Hotels and Women for Women International Announce A Collaboration to Help Communities Thrive

Joint Effort Provides Opportunities for Economic Development in Local Neighborhoods

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Opening of first Women's Opportunity Centre

Landmark Women's Opportunity Centre opens for women rebuilding their lives after the trauma of the Kosovan War — 27 June

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Afghanistan + 3 others
Join Me on the Bridge - 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day

Women are set to make history on the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day by joining together on bridges across the world, and calling for urgent action in Afghanistan; described as 'one of the worst countries in the world to be a woman'. This follows the success of the first Join me on the Bridge campaign, launched by Women for Women International on 8th March 2010.

This year, Women for Women is joining forces with a coalition including Amnesty International, the Fawcett Society, Oxfam and Women's Aid, CARE, Global Changemakers at the British Council,

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Gender, Conflict and the Millennium Development Goals

"We can't have peace without development, but development without peace will not be possible either" - Ngozi Eze, WfWI International Country Director, Nigeria.

Across the world, poverty wears a woman's face. She battles daily with the greatest obstacles to her well-being and autonomy, struggling to meet her family's most basic needs against deep-rooted discrimination, exploitation and exclusion from the benefits of development. A daunting set of statistics reveals that 70% of the 1.3 billion people living in extreme poverty are women, who perform 66% of the world's work

JOBS

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End of Project Evaluation - Nigeria

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Closing date: 15 May 2014 Women for Women International

Terms of Reference

Impact Evaluation of Women for Women International-Nigeria’s Men’s Engagement Program

To Promote Women’s Rights and Create a Gender-Balanced Society

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Terms of Reference - End of Project Evaluation of Women for Women International–Iraq

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Closing date: 01 May 2014 Women for Women International

Terms of Reference

End of Project Evaluation of Women for Women International–Iraq

“Women Making a Difference through Market-Driven Entrepreneurship in Iraq” Project

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Country Director, South Sudan

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2014 Women for Women International

Women for Women International (WfWI) provides women survivors of war, civil strife and other conflicts with the tools and resources to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency, thereby promoting viable civil societies.

The Women for Women International (WfWI) country office in South Sudan is seeking to hire a Country Director, to be based in Yei, South Sudan.

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Country Director, Iraq

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2014 Women for Women International

Women for Women International is a non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Washington DC with country offices in eight countries around the world. Our mission is to provide women victims of war and other conflicts with tools and resources to move from crisis and poverty into stability and self-sufficiency, thus promoting a viable civil society.

Women for Women International (WfWI) is seeking to hire a Country Director, to be based in Iraq.

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Finance Manager, Iraq

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2014 Women for Women International

Women for Women International seeks to fill the post of FINANCE MANAGER for our country office in Iraq, to be based in Baghdad. The Finance Manager position is a member of the country office Senior Management Team and reports directly to the Country Director. Candidates must be citizens of Iraq, or third country nationals with valid work permit.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Ensure that country office budget analysis and forecasts are carried out in a timely fashion and that all documents are accurately maintained for audit and office purposes.