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21 Sep 2017 description

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Office of Press Relations
Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov | Twitter: @USAID

Today, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green announced nearly $264 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of Iraq. The United States Government has now provided nearly $1.7 billion in humanitarian assistance for the Iraq crisis since Fiscal Year 2014.

21 Sep 2017 description

Statement by Clayton M. McCleskey, Acting Spokesperson

For Immediate Release Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Office of Press Relations Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov

Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is deploying a Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) to Mexico in response to urgent humanitarian needs caused by the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that struck on September 19.

21 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica, remains a threat to The Bahamas, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti

  • USAID activates additional staff to support Hurricane Maria humanitarian response, plans to deploy staff to Dominica as soon as possible

  • USAID and DoD continue collaborating to address potable water needs in Saint-Martin

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

20 Sep 2017 description

Addis Ababa, September 19, 2017 – The U.S. Government, through the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), today announced the launch of the five-year, $40 million Community HIV Care and Treatment project. Through the project, USAID aims to contribute to the 90-90-90 global goals, which are 90 percent of people living with HIV diagnosed, 90 percent of diagnosed people on antiretroviral treatment (ART) and 90 percent of people in treatment with fully suppressed viral load by 2020 in Ethiopia. The Community HIV Care and Treatment project is funded through the U.S.

19 Sep 2017 description

CONTEXT AND METHODOLOGY

Nyal Town is located in Northern Panyijiar County, Unity State, along the banks of the Sudd, the third largest swamp in the world. Since the beginning of the crisis, IDPs from Unity and Jonglei states have perceived Nyal as a safe location with ample resources. Recently, Nyal has also become a key location for people traveling to and from nearby islands.

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Jobs

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20 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 11 Oct 2017 US Agency for International Development

Position Title: Senior Humanitarian Advisor for the United States Mission to the United Nations, Geneva

Solicitation Number: SOL-OFDA-17-000072

Salary Level: GS-14 Equivalent: $88,136- $114,578

Issuance Date: September 20, 2017

Closing Date: October 11, 2017

Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Dear Prospective Applicants:

20 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Oct 2017 US Agency for International Development

I. GENERAL INFORMATION

1. SOLICITATION NO.: 17-158

2. ISSUANCE DATE: September 20, 2017

3. CLOSING DATE/TIME FOR RECEIPT OF OFFERS: October 03, 2017 (4:30 PM East Africa Time)

4. POSITION TITLE: Project Management Specialist (Regional Energy)

18 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Oct 2017 US Agency for International Development

As a member of the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) team, the successful candidate will be responsible to provide M&E technical support to a geographic region. The primary purpose of the technical support is to enhance and strengthen Food for Peace (FFP) and its awardees’ technical capacity to monitor and evaluate the performance of development and emergency food security programs, working closely with Private Voluntary Organizations (PVOs) and Public International Organizations (PIOs).

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Oct 2017 US Agency for International Development

Request for Personal Service Contractor

United States Agency for International Development

Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

Position Title: Junior Disaster Operations Specialist (Multiple Positions)

Solicitation Number: SOL-OFDA-17-000078

Salary Level: GS-09 Equivalent: $54,972- $71,467

Issuance Date: September 15, 2017

Closing Date: October 13, 2017

Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Dear Prospective Applicants:

Training

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02 Jul 2015 description

El Gobierno colombiano, a través de la Oficina del Alto Comisionado de Paz (OACP), puso en marcha el curso virtual Entérese sobre el Proceso de Paz, el cual tiene como objetivo acercar la información de lo que sucede en las conversaciones de paz que actualmente se desarrollan con la guerrilla de las Farc en La Habana. El curso está dirigido a la ciudadanía en general, tanto colombianos como extranjeros.

26 Jun 2014 description

Registration deadline: none

International Medical Corps, Concern Worldwide, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative are pleased to announce the launch of the Building a Better Response e-learning course on the international humanitarian coordination system.