All Updates

811 entries found
22 Nov 2017 description
report Concern Worldwide

Apart from some fading roadside signage and the occasional battered Land Cruiser, there’s not much sign of Concern’s presence in Masisi, Democratic Republic of Congo. At least not at first glance.

SPECTACULARLY DIFFICULT

17 Nov 2017 description
report Concern Worldwide

Written by Kieran McConville

Broken and disused water pumps all over the developing world stand as rusty testaments to the futility of the “easy fix.” Turns out, if you want to bring about meaningful change, it gets a bit more complicated — and a lot more interesting.

15 Nov 2017 description
report Concern Worldwide

This is the fifth report from the Concern Somalia Nutrition & Mortality Monitoring System (NMS), which covers 20 IDP camps in the Afgoye Corridor, near to Mogadishu. A team of community health workers, closely supported and supervised by Concern nutrition staff, is collecting monthly data on resident households and new arrivals. The system was designed and is being implemented in partnership with University College London (UCL).

09 Nov 2017 description

Les ONGI signataires de cette déclaration accueillent avec enthousiasme l’organisation de la première conférence régionale sur la stabilisation dans le Bassin du Lac Tchad et l’implication de tous les acteurs présents pour trouver des solutions de long-terme à la crise sécuritaire, humanitaire, politique et socio-économique que traverse la région.

Maps & Infographics

13 entries found

Jobs

18 entries found
17 Jan 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2018 Concern Worldwide

As a key member of the CMT and acting in a senior capacity, the Emergency & Operations Coordinator will:

  1. Assist the CD in continually monitoring and analysing the external environment to identify and manage any potential impact on the delivery of the country programme

  2. Manage government and partner relations to ensure smooth and effective programme implementation

  3. Ensure donor and partner contract requirements are adhered to

  4. Act as the Security Focal Point and ensure Concern’s security policies are upheld by all staff

11 Jan 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2018 Concern Worldwide

Programmes Director

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

About the role: This is a 24 month, replacement role with unaccompanied terms. This position can be based in Kinshasa or Goma with a salary of Grade 5 - €40,402 - €44,892

You will report to the Country Director and will line manage the Area Coordinators (North Kivu & ex-Katanga), and the Emergency Coordinator. You will work closely with the Systems Director, Country Financial Controller and WASH Consortium Director.

10 Jan 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Jan 2018 Concern Worldwide

Nutrition Programme Manager - Northern Unity, South Sudan

About the role: This is a 12 month, replacement role with unaccompanied terms based in Bentiu, South Sudan with frequent travel to programme sites, including some remote field sites and with a salary of Grade 3 (€34,106 – €37,895)

Reporting to the Bentiu Area Coordinator, you will manage Concern’s nutrition activities in Bentiu PoC and in the Beyond Bentiu Response, including possible emergency rapid response based on population movements and needs.

10 Jan 2018 description
job Closing date: 24 Jan 2018 Concern Worldwide

Programme Director (PD) - Burundi and Rwanda

About the role: This is a 24 month, replacement role with accompanied terms (partner only) based in Bujumbura, Burundi with a salary of €40,402 - €44,892

10 Jan 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2018 Concern Worldwide

About the role

This is a 24 month replacement role with unaccompanied terms based in Bangui, Central African Republic (CAR) with a salary of €40,402 - €44,892

You will report to the Country Director (CD), also based in Bangui and will line manage the Programme Support Officer (PSO). You will be the technical line manager for all programme managers and work closely with the Area Coordinators, Finance staff, Administrative staff, Logistics and IT functions, and Country Management Team (CMT) members.

Training

2 entries found
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.