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.
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.
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).
The undersigned INGOs welcome the organization of the first regional conference on stabilization for the Lake Chad Basin and the involvement of all present actors to find long-term solutions to the current humanitarian, security, political and socioeconomic crisis in the region.
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.
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As a key member of the CMT and acting in a senior capacity, the Emergency & Operations Coordinator will:
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
Manage government and partner relations to ensure smooth and effective programme implementation
Ensure donor and partner contract requirements are adhered to
Act as the Security Focal Point and ensure Concern’s security policies are upheld by all staff
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.
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.
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
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.
RÀ propos de BBR
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.