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18 Oct 2017 description

Alors qu’une longue période de recul a été enregistrée entre 2000 et 2016, les niveaux de la faim dans le monde progressent de nouveau en 2017 faisant augmenter le nombre de personnes sous-alimentées. Pas moins de 815 millions de personnes souffrent aujourd’hui de la faim, ce qui représente une hausse inquiétante de 38 millions d’individus par rapport à 2016. Si les conditions climatiques expliquent en partie cette situation, l’explosion du nombre de conflits participe majoritairement à cette augmentation génératrice d’inégalités alarmantes.

12 Oct 2017 description
  • Report Rates Hunger “Serious”, “Alarming” or “Extremely Alarming” in 52 countries

  • 27 Percent Reduction in Global Hunger Index Scores Since 2000

24 Aug 2017 description

Kathmandu (23rd August) - Sixteen million people are affected by severe flooding across Nepal, India, and Bangladesh, according to International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC). The southern belt of Nepal has been the worst hit by the torrential rains, with at least 141 people reported dead and over 20 more still missing. Over 150,500 families have been displaced due to the floods and more than 336,000 have been affected. The flood is estimated to have destroyed almost 65,000 houses and damaged an additional 120,000 homes.

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

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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18 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 20 Nov 2017 Welthungerhilfe

Welthungerhilfe (www.welthungerhilfe.de) is one of the large and respected private organisations in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian aid in Germany. It carries out projects in 39 countries and campaigns for fairer cooperation with developing countries. If you are prepared to dedicate yourself to carrying out projects under sometimes difficult conditions and you match the requirements set out below, we look forward to receiving your application for the position of

16 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2017 Welthungerhilfe

The position is to be filled as soon as possible, with an initial contract duration until December 31, 2018. There are good prospects for an extension. The place of work will be Dohuk, Iraq (IQ).

As finance manager, you manage, develop and strengthen the financial and administrative support and related services in order to ensure compliance with WHH and donor regulations and ensure efficient and effective procedures.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2017 Welthungerhilfe

Welthungerhilfe is looking for an Expert (m/f) Communication / Focus: Rice Seed Sector

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2017 Welthungerhilfe

As Expert for Agricultural Business Development for Welthungerhilfe you will be responsible for the Rice Seed Sector Development in the Ayeyarwady Delta, Myanmar. You are responsible for implementing and supervising all agricultural project activities in our project region in Pathein, within the specified organisational, scheduling, contractual and financial guidelines.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2017 Welthungerhilfe

Welthungerhilfe is looking for a Head of Project in Myanmar with the focus of Rice Seed Sector Development