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23 Oct 2017 description
report Oxfam

More than 300,000 women and girls who have fled rape and violence are not getting the protection and help they need because of lack of funds, Oxfam said ahead of a donor conference in Geneva today.

23 Oct 2017 description

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras should end the Greek government’s “containment policy” of confining asylum seekers to the Aegean islands, 19 human rights and humanitarian aid organizations said in an open letter released today.

19 Oct 2017 description
report Oxfam

The current internal conflict in Iraq, its ensuing displacement and emerging returns, coupled with political and economic crises facing the country, are just the latest in a series of ongoing upheavals that Iraq’s youth are experiencing. This is a grim set of circumstances for any young person, and is particularly troubling in Iraq where pre-crisis figures indicate that 61% of the population is below the age 24 and 20% between the ages of 15 and 24.

17 Oct 2017 description
report Oxfam

Plus de 335 000 personnes continuent de souffrir de la faim dans la région du Lac, au Tchad, où seulement dix médecins travaillent actuellement et où la communauté internationale n'a financé que 40 millions de dollars sur un appel humanitaire de 121 millions de dollars.

« Aujourd´hui, Journée Mondiale de l´Alimentation, 200.000 enfants souffrent de malnutrition et il n'y a que dix médecins présents dans toute la région du lac Tchad », dit Elkana Mooh, directeur d´Oxfam au Tchad

17 Oct 2017 description
report Oxfam

By Jessica Fullwood-Thomas

TS Elliot famously said, ‘Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?’ Increasingly we have ever greater quantities and sources of data, but do we forget to seek what really matters? That is, the opinions and experiences of those at the sharp end. Voices matter, opinions and perceptions are as important as fact in terms of influencing behaviours and decision-making.

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Jobs

9 entries found
18 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Nov 2017 Oxfam

Advocacy Manager

Contract Type: fixed term

Location: Dakar, Senegal

Job Grade: National

Reporting to: Country Director

Job Ref No: 12839

WHO WE ARE

Oxfam is a global organization working to right the wrongs of poverty, hunger, and injustice. We work with people in more than 90 countries to create lasting solutions. Oxfam saves lives, develops long-term solutions to poverty, and campaigns for social change.

18 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Nov 2017 Oxfam

Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods Officer

Contract Type: fixed term, two (02) years

Location: Dakar, Senegal

Job Grade: National D1

Reporting to: Livelihoods Coordinator

Job Ref No: 12730

WHO WE ARE

16 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 30 Oct 2017 Oxfam

We are looking for a talented applicant to join the Supporter Engagement fundraising team, within the Public Fundraising department. This role will assist the delivery of Tag Your Bag scheme that will attract develop and retain Oxfam supporters, and drive income and stock donations to fund Oxfam's continuing work to overcome poverty and suffering.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 26 Oct 2017 Oxfam

Consultant for Durable Peace Programme Final Evaluation

Closing Date: 26th October 2017

Location: Yangon/ Kachin

Organization: Oxfam

1. Background of the Programme and Consultancy**

11 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2017 Oxfam
  • Closing date: Wednesday 25th October 2017
  • Interviews: TBC
  • Location: Based in Nairobi
  • Contract: 2-year Fixed term contract
  • Salary: In line with Oxfam Values

Oxfam International is unable to guarantee the obtaining of a work permit for the role. Candidates are required to have the legal right to work in the location of the post.

Training

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18 Jan 2017 description
training Ongoing course Oxfam

This 90-minute online course provides the learner with a solid understanding of the terms and ideas related to gender justice and women’s rights. Through practical examples, the course illustrates Oxfam’s approach to Gender Justice and how Gender Justice impacts humanitarian work.
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