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More cash needed as famine looms in South Sudan

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World Vision

28 August, Juba — One hundred days after an international donor conference was held to raise money to bring aid to South Sudan, the country urgently requires still more cash as it hovers on the brink of famine.

More than 20 countries plus the European Union pledged more than $600 million at the conference in Oslo, Norway, on May 20.  

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Lebanon + 2 others
Children 'may never recover' from Syrian conflict

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World Vision

World Vision is urging world leaders not to forget the ongoing suffering of children caused by the Syrian conflict, as refugee numbers surpassed three million, according to the UN.

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Comunicado del observatorio del derecho a la alimentación y nutricion-ODAN ante la preocupante situación de inseguridad alimentaria y nutricional en Guatemala

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Oxfam, World Vision

Durante los meses de junio y julio, 14 departamentos del país han experimentado un importante déficit de lluvias que han afectado significativamente las siembras de maíz y frijol ocasionando pérdidas de hasta 90% de la producción de estos cultivos. Dicha situación ha damnificado principalmente a productores de infra-subsistencia y subsistencia. Según cifras oficiales, se estima que la cantidad de familias superará a las 236,000.

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Improving health of rural communities

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World Vision

Rolland Gito - Rara is a remote community in Solomon Islands where basic health services are limited leaving women and children especially vulnerable to disease and injury. World Vision is working with communities in south Malaita province to adopt improved health and nutritional practices in order to protect the health of women and children.

Rebecca Supa’au, 30, a village health volunteer, spends time with women in the village raising awareness on healthy diet, good hygiene practices, antenatal checks and having a clean environment.

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An Urgent Call to Stop the Horrific Suffering in Iraq

The humanitarian situation in northern and western parts of Iraq is dire. The untold suffering of minority groups as a result of escalating violence and attacks is unacceptable and the violation of international human rights and humanitarian laws is despicable. This must be stopped immediately. There are reports of gross human rights violations, especially committed against women and children, which could amount to war crimes and crimes against humanity.

JOBS

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Finance and Support Services Director - World Vision Burundi

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Closing date: 16 Sep 2014 World Vision

This is your opportunity to use your finance management to help improve the lives and futures of some of the world's most vulnerable children.

You can do this by joining World Vision –a global network of people committed to enhance the well-being of children everywhere by empowering them, their families and communities to overcome the challenges of poverty and injustice.

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Global Fund Program Director

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Closing date: 12 Sep 2014 World Vision

This is your opportunity to use your Program Management Expertise to help improve the lives and futures of some of the world's most vulnerable children.

You can do this by joining World Vision –a global network of people committed to enhance the well-being of children everywhere by empowering them, their families and communities to overcome the challenges of poverty and injustice.

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Humanitarian Advocacy Advisor

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2014 World Vision

World Vision - Syria Response in Jordan , is looking for: Humanitarian Advocacy Adviser:

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

A fourth year into the Syria crisis the humanitarian situation is deteriorating rapidly, disproportionately affecting the most vulnerable groups. Children constitute half of the affected population inside and outside Syria.

More than half a million Syrian refugees are in the country of Jordan and require immediate and continued support together with the Jordanian host communities.

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Program Officer

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2014 World Vision

World Vision - Syria Response in Jordan , is looking for: Program Officer:

PURPOSE OF POSITION

To support Sr PO in assessing needs, analyzing data, designing programmes, and acquiring income to address humanitarian needs to the response standards level and continues to improve on them. This PO position will focus heavily on DME and Humanitarian Accountability, while also supporting programme’s design and information management.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Mass Communications and Child Participation

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2014 World Vision

World Vision - Syria Response in Jordan , is looking for: mass communications and child participation.

PURPOSE OF POSITION: