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14 Aug 2018 description

As part of HelpAge International’s project on advancing the rights and protection of conflict-affected older South Sudanese migrants in Ethiopia, Uganda and South Sudan, HelpAge commissioned the Humanitarian Policy Group (HPG) to conduct a study on older South Sudanese displaced by conflict, both within South Sudan and across the border in Uganda and Ethiopia.

31 Jul 2018 description

Whilst older people have special needs, they also have unique skills, experiences and roles within their families, communities and societies. These roles continue to a certain extent during droughts, though household burdens may increase as younger adults have migrated or are grazing livestock further away.

27 Jul 2018 description

Introduction

Disasters have a disproportionate impact on people with disabilities, who are at higher risk of death, injury and loss of property. Although the rights and needs of people with disabilities in disasters are increasingly being addressed through policies, standards and guidelines, much more needs to be done to remove the barriers to their inclusion in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and response.

02 Jul 2018 description

Katie Peters

This report explores the links between disasters and conflict in Asia, with a view to supporting accelerated implementation of the Asia Regional Plan, Target E and the Sendai Framework.

23 Jun 2018 description

Ashley Jackson

Based on first-hand interviews with more than 160 Taliban fighters and officials, as well as civilians, this paper examines how the Taliban govern the lives of Afghans living under their rule. Taliban governance is more coherent than ever before; high-level commissions govern sectors such as finance, health, education, justice and taxation, with clear chains of command and policies from the leadership based in Pakistan down to villages in Afghanistan.

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09 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 05 Sep 2018 Overseas Development Institute

OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

Designer

Contract Type: Fixed Term for 6 months, with possibility of extension

Part time: 21 hours a week over 3 days (0.6 FTE)

Salary: £16,809 - £20,051pa (Part-time 0.6FTE)

£28,015 – £33,419 pa (Full-time equivalent)

Location: London

Ref: COMMS/07/18

09 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 03 Sep 2018 Overseas Development Institute

OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

BRACED Operations and Partnerships Lead

Risk and Resilience

Contract: Fixed Term until 29th November 2019

Salary: £50,467 - £63,888 per annum

Location: London

Ref: [R&R/03/18]

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