LWR
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

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03 Oct 2017 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Beginning on September 8, 2017, Hurricane Irma tore through the Caribbean, leaving a trail of destruction and devastation. As communities were assessing the damage and just starting the rebuilding process, Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico as a Category 5 hurricane, dealing a crippling blow to island nations. Both hurricanes Irma and Maria registered as some of the most powerful hurricanes in recorded history, with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph.

23 Aug 2017 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Monsoon rains beginning on August 11, 2017 have caused deadly flooding in northern India and southern Nepal. The flood water has damaged roads, submerged railways and caused widespread power outages, cutting off access and contact to several communities. Houses, buildings and crops have been damaged or destroyed.

16 Aug 2017 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Monsoon rains beginning on August 11, 2017 have caused deadly flooding in northern India and southern Nepal. The flood water has damaged roads, submerged railways and caused widespread power outages, cutting off access and contact to several communities. Houses, buildings and crops have been damaged or destroyed.

11 Jul 2017 description

Assistance includes cash for food purchases and water purification units, provided with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

BALTIMORE, July 11, 2017—Lutheran World Relief (LWR) is providing cash assistance to fund food purchases by families displaced by fighting between the Philippines army and militants in the southern city of Marawi on the island of Mindanao.

Jobs

13 entries found
17 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 Lutheran World Relief

Monetization Consultant
Location: Baltimore, MD
Employment Type: Contractual
Closing Date:
October 31st, 2017

Organizational Overview:

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Mar 2018 Lutheran World Relief

Application Deadline: Expressions of interest are being accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis. Submissions should include a cover letter that indicates the region of interest, language abilities, area of expertise in the field of agriculture and earliest date of availability.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Mar 2018 Lutheran World Relief

Application Deadline: Expressions of interest are being accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis. Submissions should include a cover letter that indicates the region of interest, language abilities, area of expertise in the field of agriculture and earliest date of availability.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Mar 2018 Lutheran World Relief

Application Deadline: Expressions of interest are being accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis. Submissions should include a cover letter that indicates the region of interest, language abilities, area of expertise in the field of agriculture and earliest date of availability.

11 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Jan 2018 Lutheran World Relief

The Senior Program Assistant for International Programs provides substantive, logistical, and administrative support to the office of the Sr. Vice President for International Programs (including the Senior VP, VP for International Operations and Senior Director for Public Policy). S/he serves as the focal point for coordination across regions and between headquarters and regional offices in the areas described below. Some international travel may be necessary; otherwise responsibilities are carried out at headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.