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25 Apr 2016 description
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Kathmandu, Nepal, 24 April 2016 : One year after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake devastated Nepal, children continue to face major difficulties. Alongside concerns over living conditions and access to a safe and supportive education, children report enduring feelings of fear and trauma that could compromise their wellbeing in the long term.

18 Apr 2016 description
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18 April, 2016 – International aid and development agency World Vision is on the ground and responding to a 7.8 magnitude earthquake centered in Manabi, northwest Ecuador.

The quake, which claimed at least 240 lives and left more than 1,500 people injured, happened on Saturday evening, local time. Over 160 aftershocks have since been recorded.

The Ecuadorian Government has declared a National Emergency with the provinces of Manabi, Esmeraldas, Los Rios, Santa Elena, Guayas and Santo Domingo particularly affected.

18 Apr 2016 description

NEEDS ANALYSIS

  • IDPs in Protection of Civilian (PoC) areas of UN peacekeeping bases urgently require shelter reinforcements ahead of the rainy season. Rains have commenced in a few areas of the country as of April.

  • Some populations returning to areas they were displaced from and others settling in to new areas require basic shelter support to prepare for the rainy season.

14 Apr 2016 description

It has been 60 days since the U.S. and Russia signed the Munich agreement, calling for increased attention to address the dire humanitarian conditions inside Syria. In this time the Humanitarian Task Force (HTF)—established by the 23-member International Syria Support Group (ISSG)—has helped push for UN convoys to enter 31 communities designated by the UN as besieged and hard-to-reach areas delivering short-term supplies for 400,000 people since the beginning of the year, less than 10 percent of people in need in those areas.

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29 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 22 May 2016 World Vision

Consulting Opportunity at World Vision International – Myanmar

World Vision International - Myanmar (WVM) is looking for (1) National or International Consultant to:

“Carry out a Labour Market Survey for Young People of Landless/Marginal Famers Households from Bogale Township”

28 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 10 May 2016 World Vision

World Vision (WV) 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:

As Integrated Program and Strategy Director you will provide overall leadership and technical oversight in:

27 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 12 May 2016 World Vision

World Vision (WV) 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:

25 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 16 May 2016 World Vision

Contribute to Resource Acquisition and Management’s (RAM) program quality and reporting goals through the management of sectoral grants in the RAM portfolio (US Government agencies, selected foundations, selected individual donors for grants with values greater than $250,000). Oversee grant implementation, and provide monitoring and evaluation of the grant portfolio to ensure financial and legal compliance. Set standards, develop tools, and provide capacity building for grant-funded projects. Help carry out our Christian organization’s mission, vision, and strategies.

25 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 08 May 2016 World Vision

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To coordinate the operation, implementation, and monitoring of the WASH Infrastructure interventions within World Vision’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) program in the Bekaa, with the goal to improve the public health of the target population.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Role Dimension

End Results Expected

I - Implementation

  • Coordinate the implementation of the project’s infrastructure related activities

  • Conduct technical assessments and data analysis