Action Against Hunger
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

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27 Sep 2017 description

Executive Summary This report presents the findings of an independent evaluation for the USAID/Food for Peace-funded project implemented by Action Against Hunger in Yobe State in April 2016 – July 2017.

16 Sep 2017 description

“Action Against Hunger UK, ActionAid UK, Christian Aid, Save the Children UK and the International Rescue Committee UK strongly condemn the attacks carried out on 25 August. We are deeply concerned by the spiralling violence that has followed across Myanmar’s northern Rakhine State. We are also concerned about reports of extensive loss of life of civilians and the immense suffering that is producing the displacement of thousands of people from their homes and livelihoods.

14 Sep 2017 description

MAIN FINDINGS

  • Increased food insecurity levels in NGCA: as many as 26% (up from 13%1 ) or up to 800,000 people in Donetska and Luhanska NGCA were found to be severely or moderately food insecure with 5,2% (up from 1.7%) or 150,000 people among those being severely food insecure.

13 Sep 2017 description

Meet Muriya, Traditional Birth Attendant and Breastfeeding Advocate

Right now, parts of Somalia are experiencing what experts have classified as a “near famine.” A widespread, severe hunger emergency, caused by consecutive seasons of severe drought and ongoing conflict, has taken hold. Today, 3 million people—one quarter of Somalia’s population—are experiencing acute food shortages at crisis or emergency levels, and 363,000 children are suffering from malnutrition.

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12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 26 Oct 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

Action Against Hunger is an international non-governmental, private, apolitical, non-religious and non-profit organization created in 1979. Its goal is to combat hunger and dangerous situations that threaten men, women and children. Currently 500 expats and more than 5,000 employees are working for Action Against Hunger in more than forty-six countries working in projects concerning four areas of focus: Nutrition, Food, Security and Livelihood, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Disaster Risk Reduction Management, Advocacy and Good Governance.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 26 Oct 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

Action Against Hunger is an international non-governmental, private, apolitical, non-religious and non-profit organization created in 1979. Its goal is to combat hunger and dangerous situations that threaten men, women and children. Currently 500 expats and more than 5,000 employees are working for Action Against Hunger in more than forty-six countries working in projects concerning four areas of focus: Nutrition, Food, Security and Livelihood, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Disaster Risk Reduction Management, Advocacy and Good Governance.

10 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Nov 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

DESCRIPTION

YOU’LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY . . .

ensuring sound and transparent administration of funds by providing accounting and financial management consistent with Action Against Hunger's financial management framework and local legislation. implementing the Country HR policy and applying best HR practices.

10 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 16 Nov 2017 Action Against Hunger USA

DESCRIPTION

The Nutrition Cluster Roving Coordinator will work with the Nutrition Cluster Coordinator, the Nutrition Cluster Co-Lead (based in Juba), MOH counter parts and the Strategic Advisory Group to provide overall leadership for the Nutrition Cluster in South Sudan at State level; and to facilitate the process of ensuring a coherent and effective emergency nutrition response by partners.

The major tasks and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Objective 1: Strengthen the Nutrition Cluster coordination mechanism at State level