ICRC
Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement based in Switzerland

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20 Nov 2017 description

Members of the Libyan Red Crescent Society (LRCS), with support from the ICRC Libya and Cairo delegations, visited Egypt for a peer-to-peer experience exchange with the Egyptian Red Crescent Society (ERC). The occasion was a joint training on building emergency response teams. The training course was held from 14 to 17 September 2017 in the ERC headquarters in Cairo.

18 Nov 2017 description

Journée de réflexion à l’occasion des 40 ans de l’adoption des Protocoles additionnels de 1977 aux Conventions de Genève, Paris, 16 novembre 2017. Discours introductif de Peter Maurer, président du CICR

De l’Iraq à la Côte d’Ivoire, de la Syrie au Soudan du Sud, du Nigeria à l’Ukraine, un même constat: trop de civils sont la cible de combats, trop de civils sont blessés, mutilés, déplacés, trop d'hôpitaux sont bombardés - au mépris des règles humanitaires impératives.

18 Nov 2017 description

La migration est un phénomène d'ampleur croissante et de portée mondiale ; de nombreux États s'efforcent de maîtriser et de limiter les migrations irrégulières en adoptant des politiques migratoires restrictives. Celles-ci peuvent entraîner des mesures coercitives, y compris le recours systématique à la détention, administrative ou pénale.

17 Nov 2017 description

Frente a un escenario de creciente acción de la Cruz Roja en contexto de violencia en América Latina, los representantes de diez Sociedades Nacionales de la Cruz Roja del continente se reunieron en Río de Janeiro para participar en una formación sobre primeros auxilios en contextos violentos. La actividad fue organizada por el Comité Internacional de la Cruz Roja (CICR), con la participación de la Federación Internacional de las Sociedades de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja.

17 Nov 2017 description

México (CICR) – El Comité Internacional de la Cruz Roja (CICR) acoge con satisfacción la promulgación de la nueva legislación, la cual establece una base sólida para resolver el problema de las personas desaparecidas y sus familiares en México. Señala su compromiso de apoyar los procesos de implementación de la ley en los diferentes niveles de gobierno, junto con las autoridades y los familiares de personas desaparecidas.

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163 entries found

Jobs

55 entries found
17 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Dec 2017 International Committee of the Red Cross

WE ARE HIRING!

HEALTH OFFICER (DETENTION FACILITIES)

GAROWE

In close liaison with the Detention doctor, the Health Officer monitors and implements Health Projects in detention.

The Health Officer (Detention Facilities) is a National /Resident position.

Your Responsibilities

  • Assists the detention doctor in analysing the function of the prison health system, identifying the needs and possible solutions with the contextual background;

16 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 16 Dec 2017 International Committee of the Red Cross

Monitoring Consultants

(Risk Management Unit)

Somali Nationals only!

PURPOSE OF THE FUNCTION

15 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 24 Nov 2017 International Committee of the Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross Delegation to Ethiopia is looking for a qualified candidate to fill up the following vacant position based in Addis Ababa with frequent travel to regions.

Health Field Officer 1

Main Tasks & Responsibilities Purpose:
Health Field Officer 1 contributes to implementing, running and monitoring the Health program(s), in cooperation with the Health team, according to the objectives set out in the delegation's annual planning (Planning for Results) for a specific geographic area or field of activities.

Training

3 entries found
30 Oct 2017 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

Upcoming MOOC “Introduction to Public Health Engineering in Humanitarian Contexts” The International Committee of the Red Cross and Eawag-Sandec have joined forces to develop our next MOOC, entitled “Introduction to Public Health Engineering in Humanitarian Contexts”. The 5-week course will be launched on November 6 in English with French and Spanish subtitles. In case you miss the first round, don’t worry: The course will be repeated every four weeks thereafter.

23 Jun 2015 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC is offering an e-learning module on the legal framework applicable to health care during armed conflicts and other emergencies.

The module offers a practical and interactive approach to learning based on a variety of pedagogical tools.Thanks to its user-friendly accessibility, the module suits the needs of a variety of publics, with or without a legal background.

05 Nov 2014 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

Are you a doctor wondering how to interact with the media, or a nurse wondering how to treat patient information in difficult circumstances? Are you an ambulance driver unsure of what your responsibilities are? Are you a hospital administrator wondering what to do with overwhelming numbers of deceased patients? If so, the Health Care in Danger project's new e-learning module on the responsibilities of health-care personnel is for you.