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20 Apr 2018 description

Budapest/Geneva, 20 April 2018 – The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is warning that a sharp rise in the number of people arriving in Greece from Turkey could signal the start of a summer emergency.

More than 1,000 people have made the dangerous journey by foot from western Turkey to north east Greece, crossing the major Evros river, since March. More than 100 people have arrived every day this week.

Head of the IFRC in Greece, Ruben Cano, said:

19 Apr 2018 description

This map highlights the partner organisations (POs) present in Zone. It includes planned, ongoing and completed USK of Shelter/NFI.

19 Apr 2018 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

Tropical Cyclone (TC) Keni was initially monitored over the Pacific waters as a Tropical Disturbance 13F (TD13F) analyzed far West of Fiji. TD13F was later upgraded to a Tropical Cyclone Category 1 as it moved East South East towards Fiji.

Maps & Infographics

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Jobs

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11 Apr 2018 description

Job purpose:

The Regional Finance Manager (RFM) has a daily reporting line to the Head of Region (HoR) and a direct reference line to the Head of International Finance (HQ). An integral member of the MENA team, s/he has the following key responsibilities:

Training

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11 Apr 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Apr 2018 Training date: 15 May 2018 to 15 May 2019 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences

A one-year programme specially designed for working professionals and field practitioners to bridge the knowledge-practice gap in disaster management. Extensive theoretical modules in linking Disasters to Development, GIS, Humanitarian Laws, Principles and Standards, Disaster Risk Reduction, Disaster Response and Recovery. Highly engaged programme team to help guide you through the lessons and assignments, and faculty supervisors to guide you through your research paper.

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.