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28 Sep 2016 description
report World Vision

World Vision's policy statement on dealing with the global crisis of forced displacement

In addressing movements of forcibly displaced children and their families, World Vision calls on all parties to uphold the rights of the displaced and the communities who welcome them.

Learn more about World Vision's call for practical solutions and concrete commitments to protect children on the move and shared responsibility for their care and fulfilment of their rights.

28 Sep 2016 description

A statement by over 100 Syrian, regional and international humanitarian and human rights organisations on Monday’s attack on a humanitarian convoy in Aleppo

Monday’s direct attack on a humanitarian convoy delivering life-saving aid to Aleppo marks a descent to new depths of inhumanity. As world leaders gather this week in New York, the world’s eyes are on them and history will judge their response to this criminal act.

28 Sep 2016 description
report World Vision
  • The Index uses specific child protection articles from the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and principles from a “systems approach” to child protection as the common foundation
  • The first pilot project covered 9 countries from South East Europe and South Caucasus
  • The Index framework consists of four sections of indicators: child vulnerability, governance environment, UNCRC child protection issues, and social work.
23 Sep 2016 description

Delivered by Winnie Byanyima, CEO of Oxfam, on behalf of Action Aid, ACF International, CARE International, Christian Aid, Concern Worldwide, GOAL, Oxfam, Save the Children, World Vision International and the wider NGO community

The El Niño weather event is now over. The chances of an imminent La Niña have reduced.

It would be all too easy for the global community’s attention to switch to other crises.

23 Sep 2016 description
report CARE, World Vision

Major Highlights

  • The average selling price of maize grain across the targeted districts in the past fortnight remained at $0.41/kg ($7.20 per bucket or typically $7.00 per bucket) from that of EndAugust.

  • In Beitbridge, the price increased from an average cost of $0.43/kg to $0.44/kg while in Mberengwa, the average price of maize grain went down from $0.46/kg to $0.40/kg.

  • The Grain Marketing Board (GMB) continued to be the main source of maize grain across the districts complimented by informal or private traders.

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Jobs

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30 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 14 Oct 2016 World Vision

Are you looking for more than a job? At World Vision Canada we offer challenging careers that change the lives of children all over the world and it will change yours too. Come and be part of a team of over 500 Canadians with a vision for the world: Life in all its fullness for every child.

30 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 14 Oct 2016 World Vision

Are you looking for more than a job? At World Vision Canada we offer challenging careers that change the lives of children all over the world and it will change yours too. Come and be part of a team of over 500 Canadians with a vision for the world: Life in all its fullness for every child.

30 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 22 Oct 2016 World Vision

Staffing Specialist, Middle East/Eastern Europe Region (MEER)

World Vision International

World Vision is a relief, 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:

30 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 13 Oct 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:

30 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 10 Oct 2016 World Vision

PURPOSE OF POSITION

World Vision is seeking a Shelter Officer to oversee WV’s Shelter activities provide support to the WASH & Shelter Manager on the day-to-day activities in WV Turkey’s office and in field humanitarian interventions in N. Syria. This person will be integral in supporting the WASH & Shelter Manager in developing Bill of Quantities, monitoring field teams, preparing WASH project updates and creating procurement documents.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

Major Activities