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25 Jul 2015 description
report World Vision

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Narges Ghafary Communication Officer World Vision Afghanistan

The sound of children can be heard repeating the alphabet “Alef, B, T, Se, Jim, H, Kh, Dal, Zal....”

A room full of colourful and well-designed educational materials provides children many opportunities to challenge themselves through seeing, touching, feeling and moving. This room enables a group of children to enjoy their childhood together.

25 Jul 2015 description

Kathmandu, Nepal: In one of the largest ever child consultations undertaken following a disaster, nearly 2,000 children who survived the earthquakes in Nepal have expressed fear and insecurity at having to live in tents and overcrowded shelters, anxiety about the risks to their health from unsanitary conditions, and worry about their future if they cannot return to school.

24 Jul 2015 description
report World Vision

The cracks and damages around Purmina’s house, reminds her of the horrible earthquake that might have taken her life. “I’m not comfortable to stay at home, but my family chose to stay in the damaged house over putting up tents in an open space because we’re scared of leopards,” says 7-year-old Purmina.

24 Jul 2015 description
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Joint recommendations

Nepal Earthquake three months on: New report raises concerns over children’s psychological health

· An estimated 12,000 Nepalese children are trafficked every year, but since the two catastrophic earthquakes the threat is even higher.

· Read and/or download the World Vision/Plan International/Save the Children/UNICEF report here

22 Jul 2015 description
report World Vision

WV Zambia has donated medical equipment and supplies worth US 55,294.1 to government towards Gender Based Violence Survivor Support (GBVSS).

Speaking when handing- over the supplies to the Minister of Community Development, Mother and Child Health Emerine Kabanshi, National Director Mark Kelly said World Vision emphasizes on appropriate care for survivors of GBV.

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30 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 Aug 2015 World Vision

Position to be located in any World Vision National office within the South Asia Pacific Region. Position location to be in a jurisdiction (country or US State) where WVI is registered to operate

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

27 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 Aug 2015 World Vision

This is your opportunity to use your strategic communications experience 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.

24 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 07 Aug 2015 World Vision

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

As Emergency Food Security Program (EFSP) Manager, you will be responsible to coordinate all project activities and staff. You will provide technical leadership and oversight of the program and will serve as the liaison to the donor and local government entities.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

15 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 09 Aug 2015 World Vision

In the role of National Director you will lead World Vision’s operations in Bangladesh. You will also be a significant contributor to the broader global efforts of World Vision, currently working in over one hundred countries, helping nearly 100 million people in their struggle for better lives and futures for themselves and their children.

14 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 14 Aug 2015 World Vision

This is your opportunity to use your special talents to help improve the lives and futures of some of the world's most vulnerable children in the most challenging humanitarian context today.

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