Over the past few decades Zambia has experienced climatic hazards such as droughts, seasonal and flash floods, extreme temperatures and very dry spells. Of course different parts of the country have been affected differently but the impact on communities has been immense both economically and otherwise.
By Bellah Zulu
Humanitarian Organizations call for immediate humanitarian access to those in need:
One month since the 25 August attacks and subsequent security response, INGOs in Myanmar are increasingly concerned about severe restrictions on humanitarian access and impediments to the delivery of critically needed humanitarian assistance throughout Rakhine State.
An unique partnership between the Ministry of Health, Augusta Victoria Hospital, Juzoor for Health and Social Development, UNRWA, World Diabetes Foundation and DCA/NCA was launched yesterday in Ramallah
DCA helps in providing sustainable livelihood solutions through a fish farm in the flood affected communities of far-west Nepal
A group of 40-45 women and men clad in vibrant colored clothes collectively greet us with a cheerful ‘Namaste’ as soon as we enter the village. It is still waterlogged and marshy due to rains the night before. As we make our way through the slippery alleys, the villagers welcome us with garlands.
Following the massive flood, thousands of people in Southern Nepal are going through a miserable life. Several governmental and non-governmental agencies, including DCA, are in the field to support these affected families and help them get over the difficulties they are facing.
By Ishwar Rauniyar, Saptari, Communication Officer, DCA
DanChurchAid (DCA) is looking for an energetic and proactive Manager for an unit that supports coordination of humanitarian actors responding to the needs of people caught in conflict in the border areas of South Sudan and Sudan. The preferred duty station is Juba with frequent travels to the field. The position oversees a highly innovative and unusual programme that seeks to enable holistic, locally-led responses to complex humanitarian, protection, livelihood and governance crises with access constraints and high levels of insecurity.
The Listen Learn Act training takes learners through a fictional, scenario-based instructional experience to apply the Ground Truth Constituent Voice™ method to programme quality and accountability, focussing on the Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS) commitments and Sphere.
The course is currently available in English and will be available in French and Arabic early in 2017.