One year passed since the beginning of the exodus of an estimated 706,000 Rohingya refugees from Rakhine State, Myanmar to Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh following what the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights called a “textbook example” of ethnic cleansing. The newly arrived Rohingya in Cox’s Bazar have joined hundreds of thousands who were part of previous waves of displacement from Myanmar.
Des millions de personnes touchées par la crise humanitaire en République Démocratique du Congo (RDC) sont exposées à une aggravation de la faim et à une augmentation des maladies et des décès en raison d’un manque crucial de financement de la réponse humanitaire, alerte une coalition réunissant 20 ONG internationales à l’occasion de la conférence des bailleurs se réunissant ce jour à Genève.
Millions of people caught up in a humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo risk rising levels of hunger, death and disease due to a lack of aid funding, a coalition of humanitarian organisations warned ahead of a conference in Geneva today.
Violent clashes between the Government of Sudan and armed groups have caused large scale internal displacement since 2003. Approximately 1.1 million of the IDPs are still found in South and Central Darfur where the Darfur Program is intervening. During 2017, the level of armed confrontations in Darfur has continued to decrease but the situation remains highly volatile; increased criminality, the spread of firearms, inter-tribal fighting, the absence of law enforcement and unleashed militia are still major challenges.
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The purpose of the audit is to ascertain contractors’ compliance to contractual conditions, specifications and obligations for boreholes drilled in former Warrap, Eastern Equatoria, Western and Northern Bahr El Ghazal State between 2016-2018. The audit is anticipated to highlight estimated or measured well discharge, Geographic coordinate position (GPS) for each borehole, total depth, installed depth, abstraction method (hand-pump or water yard) and operational status. The consultant will provide a summarized report of and provide recommendations for action
NCA is now seeking a WASH Information Management Officer (IMO) to join the Global WASH Cluster (GWC) Field Support Team (FST). The IMO will be focused upon providing in country and remote support to WASH coordination platforms both in rapid onset and in protracted crises.
The FST includes a number of distinct profiles to be able to support and strengthen national and regional coordination platforms through: