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Country Finance Officer

Country Finance Officer Background The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 190 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. Organizational Context The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC or “the Federation”) is the World’s largest volunteer-based humanitarian network. The Federation is a membership organization established by and comprised of its member National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. Along with National Societies and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the Federation is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. The overall aim of the IFRC is” to inspire, encourage, facilitate, and promote at all times all forms of …

ICT Associate, Cairo

ICT Associate, Cairo ICT Associate Advertised on behalf of : Location : Cairo, EGYPT Application Deadline : 09-Jul-19 (Midnight New York, USA) Additional Category : Gender Equality Type of Contract : FTA Local Post Level : GS-7 Languages Required : Arabic English Duration of Initial Contract : 12 Months Expected Duration of Assignment : Possible Extension Background UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security. Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Operations Manager, the ICT Associate provides leadership in execution of ICT services in the RO, implements ICT management systems and strategies, provides daily technical support to users of information management tools and technolog…

Executive Associate, Cairo

Executive Associate, Cairo Executive Associate Advertised on behalf of : UN Women Location : Cairo, EGYPT Application Deadline : 08-Jul-19 (Midnight New York, USA) Additional Category : Gender Equality Type of Contract : FTA Local Post Level : GS-6 Languages Required : Arabic English Duration of Initial Contract : 12 Months Expected Duration of Assignment : Possible Extension Background UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security. Reporting to Regional Director, the Executive Associate is responsible for providing a variety of executive administrative support to the UN Women Regional Director maintaining full confidentiality in all aspects of assignment and, in close coordination with the …

Programme Support Intern (two positions), Cairo

Programme Support Intern (two positions), Cairo Programme Support Intern - Two Vacancies- Re-advertisement Advertised on behalf of : Location : Cairo, EGYPT Application Deadline : 08-Jul-19 (Midnight New York, USA) Additional Category : Gender Equality Type of Contract : Internship Post Level : Intern Languages Required : Arabic English Duration of Initial Contract : 6 months Background UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security. In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. The creation of UN Women came about as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together resources and mandates for great…

Secretary to the Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Secretary to the Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Posting Title: Secretary to the Commission, P5, P5 (Temporary Job Opening) Job Code Title: SECRETARY OF COMMITTEE, POLITICAL AFFAIRS Department/Office: Economic Commission for Africa Duty Station: ADDIS ABABA Posting Period: 26 June 2019 - 09 July 2019 Job Opening Number: 19-Political Affairs-ECA-119083-J-Addis Ababa (G) United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity Organisational Setting and Reporting Established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN's five regional commissions, ECA's mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa's development. Made up of 54 member States, and playing a dual role as a regional arm of the UN and as a key component of the African institutional landscape, ECA is well positioned to make u…

Teamleader Finance and Administration – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa

Teamleader Finance and Administration – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa Job-ID P1649V003 Location Addis Abeba Assignment period 09/01/2019 - 08/31/2022 Field Infrastructure Type of employment full-time Application deadline:07/28/2019 Job description Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a service enterprise for development cooperation with international operations and global experience. Owned by the Federal Republic of Germany, the organization operates as a private-sector enterprise with a development policy mandate: to make sustainable improvements to the living conditions of people in the countries we operate in. The organization's business area - GIZ International Services - is the vehicle for offering GIZ's services to international clients. GIZ is preparing to manage the design, construction and commissioning of 13 new Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants (SWWTP) for the Ministry of Education of the Federal Democratic Republi…

Head of Programme – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa

Head of Programme – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa Job-ID P1649V001 Location Addis Abeba Assignment period 09/01/2019 - 08/31/2022 Field Infrastructure Type of employment full-time Application deadline:07/28/2019 Job description Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a service enterprise for development cooperation with international operations and global experience. Owned by the Federal Republic of Germany, the organization operates as a private-sector enterprise with a development policy mandate: to make sustainable improvements to the living conditions of people in the countries we operate in. The organization's business area - GIZ International Services - is the vehicle for offering GIZ's services to international clients. GIZ is preparing to support the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to manage the design, construction and commissioning of 13 new Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants (SWWTP) Together w…

Teamleader technical implementation wastewater treatment – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa

Teamleader technical implementation wastewater treatment – Sewage Wastewater Treatment Plants, Addis Ababa Closing date: Sunday, 28 July 2019 Job-ID P1649V002 Location Addis Abeba Assignment period 09/01/2019 - 08/31/2022 Field Infrastructure Type of employment full-time Application deadline:07/28/2019 Job description Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a service enterprise for development cooperation with international operations and global experience. Owned by the Federal Republic of Germany, the organization operates as a private-sector enterprise with a development policy mandate: to make sustainable improvements to the living conditions of people in the countries we operate in. The organization's business area - GIZ International Services - is the vehicle for offering GIZ's services to international clients. GIZ is preparing to support the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to manage the design, construction and com…

Store Keeper, Kebri Dehar, Ethiopia

Store Keeper, Kebri Dehar, Ethiopia WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles. Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance. ABOUT WFP The World Food Programme (WFP) is a United Nations frontline agency in the fight against hunger, continually responding to emergencies. Assisting 91.4 million people in around 83 countries each year, the World Food Programme (WFP) is the leading humanitarian organization saving lives and changing lives, delivering food assistance in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build resilience. On any given day, WFP has 5,000 trucks, 20 ships and 92 planes on the move, delivering food and other assistance to those in most need. Every year, we distribute more than 15 billion rations at an estimated average cost per ration of US$ 0.31. These numbers lie at the roots of WFP's unparalleled reputation as…

Assessment Specialist

Assessment Specialist Background: Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic institutions and stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 25 countries with a strong client portfolio that includes the U.S. Agency for International Development and the State Department, among others. Since its founding in 1977, Creative has earned a solid reputation among its clients and is well-regarded by competitors and partners alike. Position Summary: Creative is seeking an Assessment Specialist for an anticipated donor-funded project in Nigeria aiming to enable more effective state and non-state systems to deliver foundational skills to all children. The Assessment Specialist will work closely with the technical teams to provide technical guidance and support field activities to improve teachers’ ability to use continuous assessment and assess their progress;…

Safety Manager

Safety Manager We are looking for a highly qualified, self-motivated Safety Manager who is able to work with diverse teams of both national and international staff as well as local government authorities, UN agencies, I/NGOs and other partners under difficult, stressful and sometimes insecure conditions. Who are we? The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) and Danish Demining Group (DDG) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in 1956 that works in more than 30 countries through-out the world, including South Sudan. DRC/DDG fulfills its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations, including refugees, internally displaced people and host communities. Under its mandate, the organization focuses on emergency humanitarian response, rehabilitation, post-conflict recovery and humanitarian mine-action. Danish Refugee Council (DRC) in conjunction with Danish Demining Group (DDG) has been operating in South Sudan since 2005 initially concentrati…

Driver, yola

Driver, yola Context: Under the overall supervision of the Procurement & Logistics Officer/Head of Sub Office (HoSO) and the direct supervision of the Procurement & Logistics Assistant in Yola, the successful candidate will be responsible for completing standard driving and logistics supporting activities in line with IOM’s rules and regulations. He will carry out the following duties and responsibilities: Core Functions / Responsibilities: Drive IOM office vehicle (s). Manage the day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle to ensure roadworthiness of the vehicles. This includes daily check of tyres, brakes, engine oil, fan belt etc. Arrange for minor repairs and ensures that the vehicles are kept clean. Keep record of spare parts for the vehicle and conduct monthly inventory of the spare parts. Ensure that the vehicles undertake regular service intervals. Make sure that the vehicle always has full tank prior departure for field trips. Find the most direct routing over the …

Tunisie : Assistant(e) Coordination Générale (h/f/x)

Tunisie : Assistant(e) Coordination Générale (h/f/x) CONTEXTE Médecins du Monde est une ONG internationale de développement médical faisant partie d'un réseau international. Nous fournissons une assistance médicale aux groupes vulnérables, en Belgique et dans le reste du monde. Nous voulons une couverture universelle de santé où chaque personne a accès aux soins, sans obstacles (financiers, culturels, géographiques, etc.). En Belgique et dans le monde, nos projets se destinent à toutes les personnes qui n'ont pas ou plus d'accès aux soins de santé. En particulier, ils se structurent en cinq axes : les personnes en marge de la société (personnes sans-abri, sans papier, usagères de drogues, travailleuses du sexe, etc.) ; les enfants en situation de vulnérabilité ; les femmes (accompagnées dans leur combat pour l'égalité ou contre les violences sexuelles par exemple) ; les personnes migrantes ou déplacées et les victimes de crises ou de conflits. Pour mener à bien notre m…

Consultant/Facilitator “Strengthening capacity of women Vendors on leadership, political awareness and bodily integrity”

Consultant/Facilitator “Strengthening capacity of women Vendors on leadership, political awareness and bodily integrity” Justification for the training. Women’s self-defense training particularly has been excluded from sexual violence prevention efforts by many agencies for a variety of reasons, including concerns that it is ineffective, encourages victim blaming, neglects acquaintance assault, and does not target the underlying factors that facilitate sexual violence. SIHA however argue that these critiques are misguided, founded on (1) misunderstandings of self-defense training, (2) stereotypes about gender, and (3) individualistic assumptions about the impact of self-defense. Empowerment-based self-defense training helps to change the root conditions that allow violence against women to flourish. For all these reasons, and because recent research has built a case for its effectiveness, SIHA thus argue that women’s empowerment-based self-defense training should be part of any sexual…