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4,947 entries found
12 Oct 2018 description

La evaluación de Seguridad Alimentaria se desarrolló del 14 de agosto al 15 de septiembre del 2018, en 8.631hogares de 612 centros poblados en 26 municipios de 8 departamentos del corredor seco; teniendo por objetivo principal determinar las pérdidas agrícolas, la situación de Seguridad Alimentaria y la capacidad de respuesta de las instituciones de gobierno ante las necesidades de los hogares dedicados a actividades agrícolas afectados por la falta de lluvias.

10 Oct 2018 description
report Oxfam

The emergency system for distributing clean water in Palu is under strain to meet demand as thousands of people spend an eleventh night sleeping outdoors after a devastating earthquake and tsunami hit the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia, Oxfam warned today.

Oxfam water engineer Bagus Setyawan said that with the temperature often reaching 35C during the day, people were desperate for water.

10 Oct 2018 description
report Oxfam

Authors: Smith, Becca | Boyce, Michael | Mohammed, Zinah

It is often said that displaced people face ‘no choice’ or ‘impossible choices’ in the aftermath of conflict or disaster. But in fact, displaced people make decisions in the same way as anyone else: by balancing interests, by taking advice and by using their own ethical compass.

08 Oct 2018 description
report Oxfam

The DRC government, the UN, national and international NGOs, health workers, local leaders and community members have prevented Ebola getting out of control in Beni, North Kivu, despite the complex context. However, major challenges remain. In the last week of September, almost all response activities were stopped after an armed group attacked Beni, and civil society called for a general strike or ‘ville mort’ in the town. The virus continues to emerge in new areas, including insecure ones, and amongst people who were not previously known to have been in contact with victims.

05 Oct 2018 description
report Oxfam

Oxfam water treatment units and purification kits are enroute to Palu, Sulawesi, with clean water in short supply after the deadly Indonesia earthquake and tsunami.

Water remains the main issue, with most supply infrastructure, such as pipes, damaged in the earthquake. Some drinking water is being trucked in to the devastated communities, but it is not sufficient for the tens of thousands of people in need, and on ground treatment units will help meet the demand.

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Jobs

5 entries found
11 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 24 Oct 2018 Oxfam

OXFAM IRAQ

JOB DESCRIPTION

GRANTS AND DONOR COMPLIANCE COORDINATOR

Reporting to Business Development and Fundraising Coordinator

Internal Job Grade C2

Contract type Global, 12 months extendable

Location Ebril, Iraq (with 50% travel to Program Offices in 5 Governorates)

Staff reporting to Reporting Officer

Total Workforce Approximately 250

Annual Budget Country budget +/GBP 20 million

Iraq Context

08 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Oct 2018 Oxfam
  • Closing date: Sunday 28th October 2018 @ 23:59 GMT*
  • Interviews: Second Half of November 2018
  • Location: Based in Brussels, Belgium
  • Candidates must have and be able to retain the legal right to work in the EU.
  • Contract: Open-ended Contract
  • Salary: € 64,454 gross per annum & € 2100 Net Rep Allowance

One person in three in the world lives in poverty.

04 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 05 Nov 2018 Oxfam

1 CONTEXT

03 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 16 Oct 2018 Oxfam

FOR PHILIPPINES NATIONAL ONLY

ARE YOU THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THIS EXCITING ROLE?

THE ORGANISATION

Oxfam is a vibrant global movement of passionate, dedicated people fighting poverty together. People power drives everything we do. From saving lives and developing projects that put poor people in charge of their lives and livelihoods, to campaigning for change that lasts. That’s Oxfam in action. If you share this vision and commitment, then you are exactly who we are looking for.

28 Sep 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2018 Oxfam

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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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