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23 Nov 2018 description
report Concern Worldwide

By Kevin Jenkinson

A simple hug can lead to potential death in the Democratic Republic of Congo – where a new outbreak of the Ebola virus has so far infected 341 people and killed 215.

'Preys on human compassion'

Loved ones with early symptoms that include fever, headaches and muscle weakness could spread the fatal disease – for which there is no cure – merely by touching their sick sibling, parent, child or relative.

09 Nov 2018 description

Humanitarian and civil society agencies working in Rakhine State in Myanmar and in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh are deeply concerned that the repatriation of refugees will commence in mid-November, according to an announcement of the Joint Working Group of the Governments of Bangladesh and Myanmar on 30th October.

The Governments of Myanmar and Bangladesh have made assurances to the refugees and the international community that repatriation will only happen when it is safe, voluntary and dignified. We call on both governments to stand by their commitments.

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Jobs

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04 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 16 Dec 2018 Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide is an international non-governmental humanitarian organization dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries

Applications are invited from suitably qualified internal candidates for the following position:

Job Title: Manager - Health and Nutrition

Reports to: Senior Manager – Health & Nutrition (Technical Specialist WASH and Nutrition) based in Nairobi

Liaises with:

04 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 16 Dec 2018 Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide is an international non-governmental humanitarian organization dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Kenyan nationals for the following position:

Job Title: Community Development Facilitator

Duty Station: Laisamis, Marsabit

Direct Reports: None

Contract Details:

04 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 16 Dec 2018 Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide is an international non-governmental humanitarian organization dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Kenyan nationals for the following position:

Job Title: Community Development Facilitator**

Duty Station: Illeret

Direct Reports: None

Contract Details:

04 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2018 Concern Worldwide

Background

03 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 04 Jan 2019 Concern Worldwide

This is a replacement 2 year unaccompanied position based in Hargeisa, with significant time (40%) spent in Nairobi and Mogadishu. The Salary Grade of this position is 3 (€35,811 - €39,790 per annum). Reporting to the Somalia/Somaliland Programme Director (PD), you will directly line manage the Grants & Information Officer and collaborate closely with key members of Concern’s programme, M&E, finance and logistics teams across Somalia, Somaliland and Nairobi. You will work closely with HQ Desk Officer and ensure effective coordination with HQ Technical Advisors.

Training

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26 Jun 2014 description

Registration deadline: none

International Medical Corps, Concern Worldwide, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative are pleased to announce the launch of the Building a Better Response e-learning course on the international humanitarian coordination system.