All Updates

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15 Dec 2018 description

Summary of major revisions made to emergency plan of action

The operation update reflects changes the operation has undergone to adapt its plan in order to comply with the latest epidemiological status which has tremendously changed, not only in terms of Cholera prevalence but also as regard affected zones and subsequent funding opportunities which requires an amendment as far as the implementation time and budget is concerned.

14 Dec 2018 description

Ramallah, 14 Dec 2018: For the past 50 years, volunteers at Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) have been providing humanitarian services not only in the occupied Palestinian territory but also to the Palestinian diaspora in Lebanon, Iraq, Syria and Egypt. To mark the anniversary, PRCS organized an event in Ramallah attended by volunteers, International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement representatives, NGOs and several humanitarian organizations.

14 Dec 2018 description

This Operations Update extends the timeframe of the Emergency Appeal (MDRSY003) until 31 August 2019 to continue support for Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) in providing emergency humanitarian assistance to conflict-affected people in Syria. An evaluation of the Emergency Appeal is due to start in January 2019 and will review the operation from the beginning in 2012 up until 2018. Future Syria objectives and modalities of IFRC support will be revised in the first half of 2019 based on the recommendations of the evaluation, ensuring that support is fit for purpose.

Maps & Infographics

1,294 entries found

Jobs

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12 Dec 2018 description

Background

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 191 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality.

Organizational Context

06 Dec 2018 description

Job Purpose:

The Finance and Administration manager, under overall supervision of the Senior Finance and Administration Manager of CCST Jakarta, is responsible for overall delivery of financial and administrative support to the shelter Clusters activities in Sulteng and NTB earthquake. S/he will ensure proper use of Federation resources according to established procedures. S/he will also support the work of the Shelter Cluster in Sulteng , NTB and Jakarta with regard to administration and HR to ensure the response operate effectively and efficiently.

05 Dec 2018 description

Background

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 191 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality.

Organizational Context

Training

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06 Dec 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Jan 2019 Training date: 18 Feb 2019 to 30 Apr 2019 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, DiploFoundation

We are now accepting applications for the February 2019 session of the Humanitarian Diplomacy online diploma course, offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in cooperation with DiploFoundation.

This course is currently offered in English, however participants who are more comfortable with French will have the option to write and submit some course assignments and the final research paper in French or Spanish.

19 Nov 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Jan 2019 Training date: 25 Feb 2019 to 11 May 2019 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Oxford Brookes University

This Master level short course in Humanitarian Shelter Coordination is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in partnership with the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) at Oxford Brookes University.

10 Oct 2014 description

The 3 hours interactive course, focuses on security and safety related aspects for Red Cross Red Crescent personnel undertaking humanitarian field operations. It includes a number of modules such as security and beneficiary interaction, field movement, vehicle safety, telecommunications, working in insecure environments, health, personal security and Red Cross Red Crescent security framework.

The course is free of charge and applies to any humanitarian local staff or volunteer interested in enhancing their security knowledge.