Senegal is experiencing the third severe drought period in six years, after 2011 and 2014, leaving nearly a quarter of a million people food insecure as the ‘hunger season’ begins.
Action Against Hunger is empowering mothers like Elisabeth to use color-coded arm bands to detect their child's nutrition status – an effort that could help screen thousands more children for deadly malnutrition.
By: Lys Arango,
Roving Communications Officer,
Action Against Hunger
Elisabeth, 28, lives in Tupendane, a village two hours away from Isiolo, a small town in central Kenya. Until recently, she had never considered going to see a doctor.
International non-government organisations (INGOs) in Yemen strongly condemn horrific Coalition airstrikes on a bus transporting school children in Yemen yesterday. This bombing follows an unacceptable trend of attacks on civilians and civilian infrastructure by parties to Yemen’s conflict. The killing of dozens of children has escalated the depravity of a war creating untold loss and destruction for people in Yemen.
Action Against Hunger remembers the humanitarian aid workers assassinated in Sri Lanka in 2006, and continues to demand justice for the murders of its staff.
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Logistics Manager – Regional Office
We are looking for a highly skilled, creative Logistics Manager who will ensure that Logistics and Supply Chain Management is optimized, efficient and compliant. In addition, they will provide expertise and guidance, systems, procedures, processes and tools, training and capacity building to the Regional Office, to enable them to make informed decisions on logistics.
Link NCA Analyst
Action Against Hunger – Somalia are looking for a highly skilled, creative Link NCA Analyst, provide technical support to the Technical Working Group and consortium members on Link NCA, what it is all about, the steps, and key areas/issues to adhere to. The person will lead the Link NCA process for Action Against Hunger while providing technical oversight and support to consortium members.
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.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED INTERNS, INTERESTED IN PURSUING A HUMANITARIAN CAREER
Action Against Hunger technical team is looking for a winter intern to support its department. This includes supporting country level analysis, documentation of global initiatives and development of a technical strategy.
We are looking for a highly skilled, creative Regional Coordinator FSL, responsible for coordinating, consolidating, and ensuring smooth implementation of FSL programmes through support to the FSL teams and ensuring adherence to our policy, procedure and donor guidelines and standards.