Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

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14 Dec 2018 description

Humanitarian organisations in Yemen congratulate parties to the conflict on the cooperation and persistence that have led to the most positive agreements seen for Yemeni civilians in more than three years. These represent a significant step on the road to real and lasting peace in Yemen and could have a transformative impact on a humanitarian crisis affecting millions of people.

04 Dec 2018 description

International NGOs working in Yemen welcome the upcoming political consultations in Sweden. After almost four years of conflict in Yemen, up to 14 million people – 50 per cent of Yemen’s population - do not know where their next meal will come from. An estimated 85,000 children under five are presumed to have died from extreme hunger or disease since 2015.

25 Sep 2018 description

Humanitarian Crisis in Free Fall

After almost four years of conflict, and despite all efforts to halt displacement, hunger and disease, Yemen remains the worst humanitarian crisis on earth. The suffering inflicted on Yemeni people is entirely manmade and will continue to deteriorate rapidly on all fronts without actions to end the violence.

14 Sep 2018 description

INGOs working in Yemen are extremely worried about the new escalation of fighting in Hodeidah and the closure of key routes between Hodeidah city and the north and east of the country. The humanitarian catastrophe that has been unfolding in al-Durayhimi and the south of Hodeidah governorate will likely spread to the rest of the governorate and trigger another wave of internally displaced persons. Nearly 470,000 people have already fled Hodeidah since June, fearing for their lives amidst airstrikes and fighting on the ground.

13 Sep 2018 description

Washington, D.C. — As a group of US-based humanitarian and development NGOs, we are deeply concerned by the Trump administration’s decision to stop funding programs that meet the basic needs of Palestinians at a time of acute suffering brought on by years of conflict and isolation.

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Jobs

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12 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2019 Global Communities

Overview

11 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2019 Global Communities

BACKGROUND AND PROBLEM STATEMENT

Global Communities/CHF International implements humanitarian projects in both NES and NWS. The safety and security of GC/CHF staff and beneficiaries is considered to be of paramount importance.

10 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 05 Feb 2019 Global Communities

Global Communities is seeking a Senior Humanitarian Assistance Program and Development Manager to join the Humanitarian Assistance team at the headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland.

27 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2019 Global Communities

Overview

Global Communities is an international development non-profit organization. Our mission is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.

Global Communities is seeking a Humanitarian Assistance Officer to join the Humanitarian Assistance team at the headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland.

20 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 20 Dec 2018 Global Communities

Location of Work: Remote, Brazil, and other possible locations TBD