Career Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Geo-visualization, University of Twente
University of Twente The Department of Geo-Information Processing (GIP) is a vibrant and multi-disciplinary team that develops methods and techniques to produce actionable geoinformation. Our work supports knowledge generation and decision-making for societal problems characterized by changes in space and time. Job description You will conduct international high-quality research and contribute to developing the departmental research portfolio. You will teach Masters level coursework and supervise MSc theses in the various (joint) educational programmes the department is involved in, including the international MSc Cartography. You will also contribute to the development of new courses including face-to-face, blended learning, and distance learning,
Emergency Health Delegate, Palu, Indonesia
IFRC: The Emergency Health Delegate will be responsible for supporting/working with PMI to manage and effectively implement the Emergency Medical Services, Public Health, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support and Nutrition components of the Emergency Plan of Action for the Sulawesi earthquake and Tsunami operation. This position will work closely with PGI, WASH, Shelter, CASH, PMER/IM, Livelihoods and CEA colleagues to ensure an integrated approach to programming that best suits the needs of the population. The Emergency Health components of the EPOA include: a) Emergency Medical assistance, including deployment of PMI emergency clinic and medical mobile teams b) Community based disease
Job Opportunity: Assistant Program Officer (Environment & Natural Resources Management)
PKSF 1.0 Background Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation was established by the Government of Bangladesh in 1990 as an apex organization for poverty alleviation through employment creation. Since its inception, PKSF has been implementing various programs and projects for poverty alleviation through its Partner Organizations (POs). At present, PKSF has more than 200 active Partner Organizations throughout the country. PKSF launched its Micro-Enterprise program in 2001 to extend financial services to the progressive clients of its Partner Organizations (POs) for undertaking Micro-Enterprises. This program termed ‘Agrosor’ is being implemented all over Bangladesh through the POs of PKSF.In the microenterprise sector, attention to
Disaster Risk Management Officer, Beijing
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Closing date: Saturday, 15 September 2018 City: Beijing, China   Job Purpose Under the direct supervision of the IFRC’s Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Delegate, the Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Officer will provide support in risk reduction and disaster preparedness, response,and mitigation and resilience activities of National Societies covered by the IFRC Beijing Office.The officer will work towards building national, regional and institutional capacities for National Societies in East Asia. The post holder will work very closely with the DRM Delegate in ensuring strong relationships, programme delivery, operatrional excellence, and efficiencies
Distribution Focal Point (Shelter/NFI)
International Organization for Migration (IOM) is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply. IOM Offices and vehicles have smoke-free work environment. IOM is looking for a Distribution Focal Point (Shelter/NFI) according to the Terms of Reference below. Interested applicants are invited to apply by 10.09.2018 at the latest, referring to the vacancy notice ref. code on the e-mail subject header. General Functions: Under the direct supervision of the Shelter/NFI Programme Officer and overall supervision of the Emergency Coordinator in Cox’s Bazar, the incumbent will assist the concern programme unit for field implementation of the programme; the incumbent
Emergency Communication Specialist, Philippines
Plan International is one of the oldest and largest international development agencies in the world. In the Philippines, Plan works with children and their families in the poor communities with programs covering youth economic empowerment, nutrition, disaster risk management, and child protection. For this purpose, Plan International invites highly competent, experienced and committed professionals to fill the following position: EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide communications leadership to Plan International Philippines in the area of disaster management Develop and provide key external communications materials to strategically position Plan International and engage target audiences before, during and after humanitarian emergencies. Ensure awareness,
Closing date: Monday, 13 August 2018 Organization: World Health Organization (WHO) Primary Location : Barbados-Bridgetown This requisition is for employment at the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/Regional Office of the World Health Organization (WHO) The Communicable Diseases and Environmental Determinants of Health Department (CDE) promotes, coordinates, and implements technical cooperation activities directed toward the surveillance, prevention, control, elimination and/or reduction of communicable diseases, zoonoses and environmental threats to health that are technically sound and appropriate for the political and sociocultural context in which they are implemented. It strives to achieve a sustainable impact on health by providing normative guidance, furthering