All Updates

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22 Nov 2017 description

Berlin 22nd November 2017 – International and local humanitarian agencies engaged in Ukraine joined forces in Berlin for a one-day conference to draw attention to the forgotten humanitarian crisis in the east of the country, urging decision makers to commit to tangible improvements to the situation in eastern Ukraine.

22 Nov 2017 description

Berlín, 22 de noviembre de 2017.- Las agencias humanitarias internacionales y locales que trabajan en Ucrania han unido sus fuerzas hoy en Berlín para llamar la atención sobre la olvidada crisis humanitaria en el este del país.

15 Sep 2017 description

MDM

In Lovua Settlement, MDM is currently using the following intervention points/places: MSF’s Health Clinic; Group Activities: provisionally within UNICEF tents and outreach in the villages. In terms of casemanagement, some three cases were identified and supported during the reporting period, all related to emotional stress. Training on alternative group activities for refugee youth and team building activities. In terms of outreach, daily visit to the different villages in view to inform the community on available services and staff.

12 Sep 2017 description

Key Findings

  • Overall, there were not major changes in the feeding practices before leaving DRC and after arriving in Angola; the major difference was seen in the number of meals and variety of complementary foods provided to the infants and children.

  • Mothers seem aware of the importance of breastfeeding, and early initiation of breastfeeding is the common practice among refugees.

07 Sep 2017 description

PSYCHOSOCIAL COUNSELING PROVIDED

Activities:

  • Short Workshop: Balanced Couples Relationships (BCR), provided for two Angolan

  • Individual Emotional Support and Counselling to RDC Refugees:

  • 15.08.17 Male, adult - Traumatic Reallocation (45’)

  • 15.08.17 Female, adult - Traumatic Reallocation (30’)

  • 16.08.17 Male, adult - Emotional Support (30’)

  • 16.08.17 Female, adult - Emotional Support (40’)

  • 31.08.17 Male adult - Stress/Insomnia intervention (30’)

Jobs

4 entries found
12 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jan 2018 Médicos del Mundo

MISSION
According to the organization plans for the South Sudan crisis response and based on the assessment conducted between April and June the main objective is the starting up of the process, namely the plan for initiating the project in Bor county and establishing an operational set up for MdM in the country

GEOGRAPHICAL SCOPE OF INTERVENTION
The Juba city and Bor county (Jonglei South) in urban and peri-urban context

12 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jan 2018 Médicos del Mundo

MISSION
According to the organization plans for the South Sudan crisis response and based on the assessment conducted between April and June the main objective is the starting up of the process, namely the plan for initiating the project in Bor county and establishing an operational set up for MdM in the country.

03 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jan 2018 Médicos del Mundo

JOB SUMMARY
A complex emergency is unfolding in the Kasai region in DRC, as result of inter-community tensions and clashes between different groups. Protection concerns and mental health distress have been reported. These include physical mutilation, sexual violence, killings and detention in inhuman conditions. As result, 30.000 refugees have fled across the border to Angola, the expected refugee numbers by December 2017 is 50.000.

03 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jan 2018 Médicos del Mundo

MISSION
A complex emergency is unfolding in the Kasai region in DRC, as result of inter-community tensions and clashes between different groups. Protection concerns and mental health distress have been reported. These include physical mutilation, sexual violence, killings and detention in inhuman conditions. As result, 30.000 refugees have fled across the border to Angola, the expected refugee numbers by December 2017 is 50.000.