All Updates

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22 Nov 2017 description

Berlin 22nd November 2017 – International and local humanitarian agencies engaged in Ukraine joined forces in Berlin for a one-day conference to draw attention to the forgotten humanitarian crisis in the east of the country, urging decision makers to commit to tangible improvements to the situation in eastern Ukraine.

21 Nov 2017 description

In March 2017 the Food Security Information Network (FSIN)1 sounded the alarm globally to call the attention to a looming famine putting the lives of more than twenty million people at risk across four conflict and drought affected countries: Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Northern Nigeria, reaching into the countries around the Lake Chad Basin. Despite consolidated efforts by humanitarian actors to avert famine, the situation in these countries is, according to FAO, still only one step below famine.

19 Nov 2017 description

12 days since land, air and seaports in Yemen were closed, Oxfam and 13 other aid agencies are appalled by the complacency and indifference of the international community regarding the historic humanitarian disaster now unfolding.

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Jobs

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08 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jan 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

Duration : 12 months
Start date : ASAP

06 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Dec 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

The overall goal of the consultancy will be to study and evaluate the feasibility of a model of preventive and curative maintenance for small and medium sized water systems (handpumps, small water schemes) that will address the shortcomings of the current model relying on Water User Committees (WUC) and local mechanics. The study will facilitate Improvement of the sustainability of water systems in Northern Uganda.Below is the Terms of Reference

Terms of Reference

05 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Dec 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

You will contribute to helping end World hunger by providing leadership and coordination to the mission logistic department both on strategic and operational level.

Key Activities Include:

29 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Dec 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

Organisational background:

Action Contre la Faim (Action Against Hunger) has been conducting humanitarian programs in Somalia since May 1992. Currently, AAH is conducting its humanitarian activities in Somalia focused on treating and preventing malnutrition, increasing access to clean water and appropriate sanitation, strengthening the food-security, livelihoods and thus boosting the resilience of communities in Somalia as well as emergency response via program bases in Somalia.

The Positions and responsibilities:

27 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 11 Dec 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

Organisational background:

Action Contre la Faim (Action Against Hunger) has been conducting humanitarian programs in Somalia since May 1992. Currently, AAH is conducting its humanitarian activities in Somalia focused on treating and preventing malnutrition, increasing access to clean water and appropriate sanitation, strengthening the food-security, livelihoods and thus boosting the resilience of communities in Somalia as well as emergency response via program bases in Somalia.