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16 Nov 2017 description
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Child labourers flag abuse and sexual violence as biggest fears in work

Children working throughout the world have listed verbal, physical and sexual abuse as what they feared the most about their jobs, in a comprehensive new study carried out by Terre des Hommes and German child rights organisation Kindernothilfe.

07 Nov 2017 description
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Bonn, November 7, 2017 – The vulnerability of countries worldwide to extreme natural events has declined. On average, people are better prepared for natural hazards such as cyclones or earthquakes than they were five years ago. This is the outcome of a five-year analysis of the WorldRiskIndex. Today, Bündnis Entwicklung Hilft presents its new WorldRiskReport at the COP 23 Climate Conference in Bonn.

23 Aug 2017 description
report Terre des hommes

The digital revolution is already having many effects on our society.

Mobile apps and other resources abound with convenient solutions for improving people’s lives – from ordering food to finding a date. But technological advances are also playing a big role in far more crucial ways – helping organisations deliver quality, targeted humanitarian action and developmental assistance where it is needed.

21 Aug 2017 description

New survey reveals alarming malnutrition rates in Turkana, East Pokot, Mandera, Samburu, and West Pokot

Nearly 73,000 children in Kenya are severely malnourished and at risk of dying from drought-related hunger unless urgent aid is made immediately available.

The warning comes as results from joint nutrition assessments conducted by the County Departments of Health and UNICEF, and nine aid organisations working on the ground— including Save the Children—are revealed.

11 Aug 2017 description
report Terre des hommes

1. At a Glance

“We are the first generation to be able to end poverty, and the last generation that can take steps to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.” Ban Ki-moon Former Secretary-General of the United Nations

Maps / Infographics

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Bangladesh + 5 others
07 Jul 2014 infographic
Haiti + 5 others
19 Jun 2014 infographic


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18 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 Nov 2017 Terre des hommes

Nous recherchons pour notre siège à Lausanne, un(e)

Chargé(e) de Programmes zone MENA

Entrée en fonction : mi-janvier 2018

Type de contrat : CDI 100%

Lieu de travail: Lausanne

Salaire (x13) fixé selon notre grille salariale et selon expérience, assurances sociales correspondante à celles d’une ONG suisse. Possibilités de formation continue et de développement personnel.

Délai de postulation : 28 novembre 2017