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17 Dec 2014 description
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World Vision has scaled –up its advocacy work in the country with Gender Based Violence Survivor Support (GBVSS) project opening a “One Stop” centre in Keembe ADP which is reported to have high cases of teenage pregnancies and child marriage.

WV Zambia Board Member Miyanda Maimbo told guests at the official opening of the centre in Chibombo that scaling up advocacy interventions have been necessitated after observing high incidences of child marriage and teenage pregnancies.

12 Dec 2014 description
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Brussels, 12, 2014 – World Vision welcomes the news that the European Parliament created the Intergroup on Children’s Rights, supported by three of the largest political groupings (EPP, S&D and ALDE). The intergroup aims to promote children’s rights and ensure that the best interest of the child is taken into account in EU internal and external action. It will also raise awareness about child rights and will play a key role in mainstreaming the rights of the child across the work of the Parliament.

08 Dec 2014 description
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Typhoon Hagupit sent over 100,000 people in mass evacuations, an estimated 30,000 stayed at the 49 evacuation camps designated by the city government as early as 2-3 days before the projected landfall.

As the typhoon pounded on the city, half of the city’s population was holed safely in the camps wondering what will be left behind.

05 Dec 2014 description
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Elias Abu Ata

The Akef Al-Fayez Primary School for Boys, one of Amman’s notable institutions in the heart of its business district, earned high praise for its sanitation program, much to the relief of students like 15-year-old Yazeed.

“The toilets were horrible, they looked ugly. I never went there, I just couldn’t,” said Yazeed, of Jordan. “I would try, but then I would find myself leaving the area. The smell was so bad,” he remembers.

04 Dec 2014 description
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Barely 13 months after typhoon Haiyan devastated provinces in Eastern Visayas in the Philippines, the survivors’ recovery hopes are now threatened as they brace for another super typhoon Hagupit (local named Ruby).

World Vision Response Director Andrew Rosauer has mobilized the emergency response team in Tacloban City today, on standby and ready to respond in case the impact of Hagupit will be severe. “We have the resources at hand to support families and communities around areas in Samar, Leyte, Ilo-ilo and Aklan where we have ongoing Haiyan recovery work.”

Jobs

28 entries found
18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 09 Jan 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.

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 13 Jan 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.

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 05 Jan 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.

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 24 Dec 2014 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.

18 Dec 2014 description
job Closing date: 05 Jan 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.

The Child Protection in Emergencies Manager will: