Ambitious plans to reform the humanitarian sector are still failing to reach grassroots women’s rights organisations or be felt by women affected by crises. As donors, UN agencies and NGOs review progress on the Grand Bargain, this paper outlines recommendations to promote women’s leadership and participation across the humanitarian reform agenda.
The paper focuses on the three Grand Bargain workstreams: localisation, participation and cash. Key recommendations include:
By Harjeet Singh
Harjeet Singh is Global Lead on Climate Change at ActionAid International and is based in New Delhi*
Millions of people worldwide are being displaced by natural disasters triggered partially by climate change, and the international community is finally taking steps to mitigate the suffering
The new Hungarian parliament which will first assemble on 8 May is set to vote on draconian and regressive legislation which could arbitrarily restrict fundamental rights and freedoms of civil society. The proposed laws would further undermine and stigmatise organisations working to defend the human rights of migrants and refugees.
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The Community Empowerment Officer under the supervision of the Youth Engagement Programme Manager, will be responsible for overall coordination and timely implementation of activities under our youth Programme in Jordan.
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Led the community mapping and community processes with stakeholders including engagement with key local government stakeholders
Do you have a passion for designing innovative development programmes to transform gender norms and realise women’s and girls’ rights? ActionAid UK is looking for an experienced business development expert to lead the development of commercial tenders and complex grant proposals to fund the delivery of our ambitious new strategy, Together with Women and Girls.
Team Administrator (Institutional Fundraising Team)
Part Time 17.5 hours a week
Fixed Term Contract until 31st July 2019
Salary: £29,634 (pro-rata)
ActionAid Hellas (AAH) seeks to attract and recruit a Database Analysis Coordinator, to join our Monitoring & Evaluation team. The candidate will be responsible for the structure of AAH database system and other database tools, for the analysis and presentation of relevant data as well as for the provision of respective reports to stakeholders.