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25 Aug 2017 description
report Tearfund

Jo Khinmaung-Moore, Tearfund’s Senior Policy Adviser on climate change and energy explains what’s happening in the flood-hit areas, why the flooding is so bad this time and how Tearfund (and you) can make a long-term difference.

How bad are the floods?

The current floods are the worst in decades and are happening across a larger area than tends to be affected during the monsoon. An estimated 24 million people have been affected so far.

How has this flooding occurred?

22 Aug 2017 description
report Tearfund

AT A GLANCE

  • 16 million people affected
  • 10,000 homes destroyed and 100 schools closed in Nepal
  • Nearly 3,000 villages underwater in Assam state, India
  • More than 600,000 people forced to flee their homes in Bangladesh
  • Tearfund’s local partners on the ground now

Hundreds of people have been killed and millions left without shelter by extensive flooding across India, Nepal and Bangladesh.

17 Aug 2017 description
report Tearfund

Tearfund’s Country Representative in Sierra Leone speaks of the terrible destruction he has witnessed, following the terrible flooding and landslides – as well as ‘a great outpouring of love’ in the affected areas.

Tearfund is currently working closely with its local partners in Sierra Leone to plan a response to this week’s deadly landslides, which have killed hundreds, possibly thousands of people.

11 Aug 2017 description

The following is a press release (408.34 kB) signed by 35 INGO's working in the Central African Republic

Bangui, August 11th 2017

Following the escalation of violence in many parts of the country, NGOs signatories, members of the INGO Coordination Committee (CCO) in the Central African Republic (CAR) call for an increased protection of civilians and an improved humanitarian access to allow the affected population access to vital aid.

As NGOs working across CAR, we witness the impact of violence on the civilian population on a daily basis:

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Jobs

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20 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 08 Oct 2017 Tearfund

Are you hungry for change? Do you love planning communications that give people lightbulb moments? Do you believe the UK church has a vital role in overcoming poverty and injustice? Then we're looking for you.

19 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Oct 2017 Tearfund

Based: Juba, South Sudan (with regular travel to field locations)

Contract duration: 2 years

To start: Mid November 2017

We are currently seeking an experienced Finance Compliance Analyst (FCA) to support the programme Finance Manager in fulfilling his duties overseeing our large operational and partner based programme in South Sudan.

18 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 15 Oct 2017 Tearfund

Tearfund is offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior humanitarian and development professional to lead our programme in Central African Republic (CAR).

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Oct 2017 Tearfund

This is an exciting new role to support Tearfund’s programmes in Asia to increase the scale and quality of Church and Community Transformation (CCT) work.