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27 Jun 2016 description

Joint NGO statement ahead of the European Council of 28-29 June 2016 NGOs strongly condemn new EU policies to contain migration

At the upcoming European Council, European Union (EU) leaders will discuss the European Commission’s Communication on a new Partnership Framework with third countries. The Communication proposes an approach which aims to leverage existing EU and Member States' external cooperation instruments and tools in order to stem migration to Europe.

20 Jun 2016 description
report World Vision

Shutting the world’s largest refugee camp could unleash a new wave of human migration across North Africa and Europe, according to World Vision UK. The international children’s charity issued its warning to mark World Refugee Day on 20 June 2016.

Closing the Dadaab camp in Kenya will risk a humanitarian disaster when 350,000 Somali refugees will be forced to move back to their home country.

20 Jun 2016 description
report World Vision

With one in four asylum seekers and refugees arriving in Europe reported to be a child, Governments must immediately step-up and fulfill their legal and moral obligation to care and protect them says World Vision.

This is the child focused agency’s key message at an event it is co-organizing with the European Commission in Brussels to mark World Refugee Day. The event aims to highlight the role that the EU can play in promoting the protection of refugee and asylum seeking children arriving in Europe.

20 Jun 2016 description
report World Vision

Shutting the world’s largest refugee camp could unleash a new wave of human migration across North Africa and Europe, according to World Vision UK. The international children’s charity issued its warning to mark World Refugee Day on 20 June 2016.

17 Jun 2016 description

The island nation Timor-Leste has been in the grip of a drought since being hit by one of the worst El Nino weather events on record.

With the third highest rate of child malnutrition in the world, 70% of the population reliant on rain fed agriculture, and more than 4 months until the next rainy season, the drought is cause for alarm.

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29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 10 Jul 2016 World Vision

World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 40,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

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29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 15 Jul 2016 World Vision

World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

29 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 14 Jul 2016 World Vision

Cross-Border Operations Manager – Southern Syria

Purpose of the position:

World Vision’s Syria Response Office in Amman is seeking an experienced Operations Manager to play a critical role in providing concrete operational support to program activities in Southern Syria, to ensure that operations are well-functioning, coordinated and compliant with World Vision, donor and other relevant policies.

28 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 18 Jul 2016 World Vision

World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

28 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 10 Jul 2016 World Vision

PURPOSE OF POSITION

To strengthen community engagement in the programming cycle by building and strengthening relationships with stakeholders (through volunteers and different committees) based on the community ownership and community development concepts in compliance with World Vision partnership requirements, and Assist the Area Manager in leading and managing the planning, implementation and monitoring of holistic, child-centered and community-based activities.

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