CIVIC
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

35 entries found
15 Nov 2017 description

(New York) - Today's unanimous decision by the UN Security Council to add a further 900 peacekeepers to the UN mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) was welcomed by a group of 16 non-governmental organisations including Aegis Trust, the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, Mercy Corps, and Invisible Children.

The situation in the country has been worsening in recent months, with fighting between rival militias forcing hundreds of thousands of civilians to flee their homes, and rendering 2.4m in need of humanitarian assistance.

29 Sep 2017 description

We, a global coalition of 88 civil society organizations, urgently call upon UN member states to take immediate steps to address the human rights abuses and humanitarian catastrophe engulfing Myanmar's ethnic Rohingya population. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein have described the Myanmar security forces' ongoing campaign against the Rohingya in northern Rakhine State as ethnic cleansing.

28 Jul 2017 description

WASHINGTON—After this week’s Nigerian Defence Headquarters’ statement on the bombing of the IDP camp in Rann, Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC)’s Senior Director of Programs Marla Keenan issued the following statement:

13 Jul 2017 description

Following the release of Amnesty International’s report on civilian harm in the Mosul campaign and the Anti-ISIS Coalition response, executive director Federico Borello of Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC) issued the following statement:**

30 Jun 2017 description

Dear Mr. President,

We write on behalf of 10 non-governmental organizations with experience and expertise on the ongoing crisis in Syria regarding your upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G20 meeting in Hamburg on July 7-8, 2017. During your meeting, we ask that you address the gross violation of humanitarian norms that has characterized the violence in Syria, a conflict which now has killed and displaced millions of civilians, creating the largest flow of refugees since the Second World War.

Jobs

2 entries found
05 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 11 Jan 2019 Center for Civilians in Conflict

THIS POSITION WILL BE BASED IN BANGUI, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

05 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 11 Jan 2019 Center for Civilians in Conflict

THIS POSITION WILL BE BASED IN BAMAKO, MALI