All Updates

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16 Oct 2018 description

Action Against Hunger, This Bar Saves Lives, and The UK Department for International Development Announce Cross-sector Collaboration; Open to New Partners on World Food Day

14 Oct 2018 description

In the wake of the October 6 earthquake, Action Against Hunger’s teams in Haiti are supporting local authorities in monitoring the impacts of the disaster and preparing to help affected populations.

On Saturday, October 6, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti, followed by strong aftershocks on Sunday and Monday. The epicenter of the quake was located roughly 12 miles from the city of Port-de-Paix, on Haiti’s northwestern coast.

01 Oct 2018 description

1.0 Executive Summary

This report highlights the findings of the final independent evaluation of the “Surveillance and Evaluation Team (SET) and Multi-Sectoral Emergency Team (MET): An Integrated Emergency Response in South Sudan” project which was conducted in the months of August and September 2018.

18 Sep 2018 description
  1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

With 90% funding from the Regional Development and Protection Programme, Action Against Hunger has been implementing a 17-months project titled “Creating Job Opportunities for Young Adults” in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The 10,806,000 DKK (Danish Krones) project was implemented in Zakho District of Dohuk Governorate. It aims to “improve the economic situation of vulnerable host communities, Internally Displaced Persons, and refugee families through the creation of new businesses.

15 Sep 2018 description

Typhoon Mangkhut is heading straight to the northern Philippines with devastating potential. If estimates from the Global System Disaster Alert and Coordination (GDACS) prove accurate, wind speeds could reach up to 155 miles per hour. Projected to be a Category 4 tropical storm, it is expected to make landfall in northern Luzon Island on the morning of September 14.

Maps & Infographics

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Jobs

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19 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

About Us

Action Against Hunger-USA is a global humanitarian organization that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure families can access clean water, food, training, and health care. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger. With more than 6,500 staff in over 45 countries, our programs reached 14.9 million people in 2015.

About the Program

18 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 02 Nov 2018 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 and the livelihoods and thus boosting the resilience of communities in Somalia as well as emergency response via program bases in Somalia

17 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 22 Oct 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

Disaster Risk Reduction Consultant - DRR/CCA/resilience assessment
Location : Province of Compostella Valley, Surigao Del Sur and Agusan Del Sur -
Philippines
Application Deadline : 22 October, 2018
Type of Contract : Consultancy
Post Level : Local
Languages Required : English, Visaya
Starting Date : 29 October, 2018
Duration of Initial
Contract : 29 October – 3 December 2018

17 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 22 Oct 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

Location : Province of Compostella Valley, Surigao Del Sur and Agusan Del
Sur - Philippines
Application Deadline : 22 October, 2018
Type of Contract : Consultancy
Post Level : Local
Languages Required : English, Visaya
Starting Date : 29 October, 2018
Duration of Initial Contract : 29 October – 3 December 2018
Background
Fundacion CODESPA, in consortium with Action Against Hunger submitted a Concept Note to AECID in July
2018 and was approved by AECID for funding in September 2018. The principal objective of the concept “is

17 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Oct 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

SMART Survey Consultancy Elbarde district-Somalia.

Background and Rationale.