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Internship | HHI Education in Crisis Program [Colombia]

January 28, 2019

The Colombia Education in Crisis intern will provide project support for a multi-country project that includes Colombia, and tasks will include translation support for project communications, including of high level correspondence, as well as general (not literal) transcription of portions of interviews in Colombian Spanish. Applicant must be fluent in English and Spanish; Colombian Spanish preferred, but not necessary. Some remote work ok. 

The Program on Education in Crisis at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative seeks to advance the science of education in conflict...

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Job | Admin & Financial Manager, Nadia's Initiative

January 28, 2019

Administrative & Financial Manager
Posted by
Nadia's Initiative | New York, NY

https://nadiasinitiative.org

Salary
Depends on Experience

About the role:
Essential Administrative and Financial Manager Functions:

  • Administer President’s schedule
  • Coordinate meetings, travel and speaking arrangements
  • Manage and process expense reimbursements in a timely manner for all team members...
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Internship | WHO Health Systems in Emergencies Lab

January 28, 2019

Internship position at the Health Systems in Emergencies Lab (HSEL), WHO/EMRO/HSD


The HSEL has a specific focus on health system strengthening for universal health coverage adapted to fragile, conflict-affected and vulnerable countries, serving the most vulnerable populations including migrants and forcibly displaced people, and ensuring preparedness under the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005) and all-hazards plans. The HSEL is intended to be a “Lab for All” those programmes, at all three levels of WHO, that seek innovative approaches to health...

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Scholarships | UK Human Rights Masters

January 2, 2019

New master's degree scholarships available for the MA in Understanding & Securing Human Rights at the School of Advanced Study at the University of London. 

The MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights is the longest-running interdisciplinary, practice-orientated human rights master’s degree programme in the UK.

It was established in 1995 in collaboration with Amnesty International to provide scholarly and practical training for future human rights defenders. Located in Bloomsbury, the intellectual heart of London, it offers students easy...

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Fragile Future: The Human Cost of Conflict in Afghanistan | HHI Working Paper

December 4, 2018

Date of Publication: November 29, 2018

This context analysis examines the humanitarian, political, societal, and economic dimensions that make the protracted conflict in Afghanistan intractable and precarious for civilian populations. The report is based on field visits to numerous regions in Afghanistan in July 2018—which included interviews and consultations with a variety of actors, including political stakeholders, humanitarian agencies, and populations affected by conflict—as well as a review of recent and relevant literature. The purpose of this analysis is to (1)...

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