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14 Dec 2018 description

Humanitarian organisations in Yemen congratulate parties to the conflict on the cooperation and persistence that have led to the most positive agreements seen for Yemeni civilians in more than three years. These represent a significant step on the road to real and lasting peace in Yemen and could have a transformative impact on a humanitarian crisis affecting millions of people.

26 Sep 2018 description

A call for renewal and strengthening of the mandate for the Group of Eminent Experts

United Nations Human Rights Council

39th session

26th September 2018

Item 10, Technical assistance and capacity building – ID on HC report on Yemen

Mr. President,

This statement is made on behalf of Save the Children and 17 civil society organisations, including organisations with current operations in Yemen.

15 Aug 2018 description

Dear Foreign Secretary,

We are writing to express our grave concern at the rapidly deteriorating crisis in Yemen and increasing violence against civilians in recent weeks.

Yesterday’s horrifying airstrike on a school bus in the Saada governorate reportedly killed 40 children and left another 56 seriously wounded. Such an act is not only unconscionable and heart-breaking, it appears to be a flagrant violation of international humanitarian law (IHL).

10 Aug 2018 description

International non-government organisations (INGOs) in Yemen strongly condemn horrific Coalition airstrikes on a bus transporting school children in Yemen yesterday. This bombing follows an unacceptable trend of attacks on civilians and civilian infrastructure by parties to Yemen’s conflict. The killing of dozens of children has escalated the depravity of a war creating untold loss and destruction for people in Yemen.   

Jobs

3 entries found
04 Jan 2019 description
job Closing date: 03 Feb 2019 War Child UK

We are a multi-award winning, creative and innovative organisation with an exciting vacancy for a Partnerships Executive in our highly successful and dynamic Partnerships Team.
We’re looking for a talented fundraiser with a creative approach to utilising War Child assets to generate income from the private sector. You will be responsible for securing new corporate partnerships as well as managing existing partnerships, to help deliver our long-term Partnerships strategy. In doing so you’ll enable War Child to support more of the world’s most vulnerable children.

01 Jan 2019 description
job Closing date: 27 Jan 2019 War Child UK

We are recruiting a Child Protection Specialist for our Central African Republic (CAR) programme. In response to the ongoing crisis, WCUK is implementing integrated child protection, education in emergencies and livelihoods programming to meet the needs of vulnerable children with particular emphasis on working with children associated with armed groups and forces. As the Child Protection Specialist, you will provide technical leadership and guidance on the design, technical implementation, and MEAL of WCUK’s child protection programming in CAR.

24 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 27 Jan 2019 War Child UK

We are looking for an experienced finance professional with expertise in Humanitarian Institutional Donors to join our team as Programme Finance Advisor. You will be the focal point for our Country Programmes in any matters related to accountancy, finance, and grant management, and will analyse and present information for the Programme Coordinators and Senior Management in London. You will lead in reinforcing capacity of our country teams and promoting internal guidelines and policies.