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01 Oct 2018 description
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Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami, Sept. 28

30 Sep 2018 description
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A 7.6 Richter earthquake has hit the large Indonesian island of Palu, causing a tsunami. Early reports suggest that nearly 1,000 villages are affected and more than 800 deaths have been reported.

Our staff are already on the ground, responding to children and families who have lost everything. We're assessing the impact of the disaster and the best way to respond.

26 Sep 2018 description

In 2017, the number of people in the world suffering from hunger has increased for the third year in a row, according to the United Nations, to 821 million people. After years of progress, conflict has contributed to global hunger numbers rising to levels last seen a decade ago.

25 Sep 2018 description
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World Vision opened last September 22, Saturday its first dedicated ‘safe spaces’ for children affected by Typhoon Ompong (International name Mangkhut). The spaces allow children to continue learning, playing, and start coming to terms with the disaster. The first Child-Friendly Space (CFS) was set up in Itogon, community of Benguet province where the highest number of death toll was recorded due to landslides.

20 Sep 2018 description
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By: Kate Shaw
World Vision Communications Consultant, Kasai Response

1. Violence in the Kasai region escalated from 2016 to 2017

It was due to a local dispute between a chief and the national government. In Kasai Central, Jean-Prince Mpandi inherited the Kamuina Nsapu chieftancy in 2012 but the government saw him as someone who was aligned with the opposition and refused to recognize him. Mpandi, in turn, began to act out against any symbols of government power in his area.

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15 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 26 Oct 2018 World Vision

World Vision Kenya

World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 40,000+ staff members working in more than 100 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

12 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 18 Oct 2018 World Vision

Purpose of the Position:

12 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 18 Oct 2018 World Vision

Purpose of the Position:

To provide technical support in Sustainable Natural Resource Management (NRM), implementation, capacity building, coordination and monitoring functions of IMARA Program within the program sites in the County (operations will be in Marsabit and Laikipia hence either of the two). This is towards inspiring a sustainable natural resource management as part of the Kenya ASAL policy and Ending drought emergencies (EDE) framework aimed to support increased resilience of vulnerable communities in the ASAL counties of Kenya.

11 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 20 Oct 2018 World Vision

Purpose of the position

Lead World Vision Ethiopia’s Finance teams and functions. Direct the strategic financial planning and management process for World Vision Ethiopia’s $100 million annual budget.

Ensure organizational financial accountability and reporting

Financial Planning and Management

  • Alignment of Partnership budgets between National Office, projects, grants, myPBAS and Support Offices.

11 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 25 Oct 2018 World Vision

I. THE PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

Provide leadership and results-based management to WVI-Cambodia’s Nutrition and WASH technical unit to maximize the impact of World Vision’s programming in the lives of vulnerable children in Cambodia.

To provide Nutrition and WASH technical assistance and oversight to WVI-Laos, contributing to ensure quality and evidence-based programming (up to 20%).

II. MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

Nutrition and WASH Strategic Leadership, Design, Learning and Innovation:**