AFSC
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

237 entries found
25 Jan 2018 description

Washington, D.C. – Today, the leaders of 21 leading organizations involved in international humanitarian response sent a letter to the Trump Administration objecting “in the strongest terms” to the U.S. decision to withhold $65 million in planned U.S. contributions to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).

09 Dec 2016 description

December 9, 2016- In marking International Human Rights Defenders Day, the undersigned organizations commend the work of all human rights defenders working for justice globally, stand in solidarity with them, and highlight the case of individuals and organizations focused on Palestine. Human rights defenders advocating and working on Palestinian human rights around the world are facing intensifying threats and are increasingly targeted for their work.

22 Sep 2016 description

AFSC strategic priorities in Burundi

Through 2018, AFSC is focusing its work in Burundi in three key areas. Working with people affected by war and violence—particularly women, youth, ex-combatants, returnees, and internally displaced people—AFSC is building the conditions for lasting peace and economic development.

Promoting community livelihood recovery, social cohesion, and trauma healing

Jobs

1 entry found
20 Apr 2018 description
job Closing date: 12 Jun 2018 American Friends Service Committee

Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia (alternatives in Asia can be discussed)

Application Deadline: June 12, 2018

For consideration, please attach your cover letter and resume to the online application.

Summary of Principal Responsibilities

The Regional Director is the official representative of the AFSC in Asia, providing leadership, supporting programmatic work and supervising AFSC staff in the region.