Internews
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06 Dec 2018 description
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Language considerations for repatriation

While repatriation plans will reportedly not proceed until 2019, recent events have increased questions and concerns about these plans and related arrangements in the Rohingya community. Rohingya people have clearly said that they need information to make decisions for themselves and their families. They also want to be meaningfully consulted and engaged in these processes. When dealing with such a sensitive and emotional subject, it will be helpful for the humanitarian community to know some key terms.

15 Nov 2018 description

Over the past two weeks, community feedback suggests that refugees are becoming increasingly concerned about the possibility of repatriation to Myanmar, with rumours circulating and a clear need for more information. Repatriation is currently one of the most discussed issues within the Rohingya community with lots of queries and apprehension. Many of the community’s concerns relate to a lack of knowledge about how repatriation decisions are being made and what the process will be. Given these concerns, this special edition of What Matters?

01 Nov 2018 description

In Bentiu, Internews’ Humanitarian Information Service (HIS) implements a communicating with communities (CwC) program to increase information sharing. The program operates Kondial 97.2 FM, a humanitarian radio station inside the Bentiu PoC, conducting listening groups to gather community feedback.

31 Oct 2018 description
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Rohingya Community Feedback:
Has the relationship between Muslim and Hindu Rohingya people changed?

Source: Feedback collected between September 24 and October 20 by 17 Internews Community Correspondents and one feedback manager using Kobo Collect app in camps 1E, 1W, 2E, 2W, 3 and 4. In total, 1098 interactions have been analysed to present how the relationships between Hindu and Muslim Rohingya people have changed after they fled to Bangladesh. The feedback is collected in Rohingya using English and Bangla script.

18 Oct 2018 description
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Intimate partner violence: Women keep silent and cope

Source: Quantitative data collected from 6811 respondents by IOM community mobilisers from February to August 2018; qualitative research by BBC Media Action, in partnership with Norwegian Church Aid, into attitudes towards intimate partner violence in August 2018; and gender analysis carried out by Action Against Hunger, Save the Children and Oxfam in August 2018.

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Jobs

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04 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2018 Internews Network

BACKGROUND

22 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2018 Internews Network

SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the International Technology Coordinator, the Regional Technical Support Specialist (hereafter “Support Specialist”) provides first level technical support for Internews’ program offices, help desk support for Internews worldwide staff and support for Internews global IT infrastructure. This position has primary support responsibility for staff based in Africa and the Middle East, but will be required to assist others globally as needed. The following are the primary responsibilities for the specialist:

22 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 15 Dec 2018 Internews Network

SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the International Technology Coordinator, the Regional Technical Support Specialist (hereafter “Support Specialist”) provides first level technical support for Internews’ program offices, help desk support for Internews worldwide staff and support for Internews global IT infrastructure. This position has primary support responsibility for staff based in Asia, Europe, and Eurasia, but will be required to assist others globally as needed. The following are the primary responsibilities for the specialist:

14 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 14 Dec 2018 Internews Network

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