Featured content http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-rss.xml/36 en Vice President - Global Development - Internews - Washington, DC, United States http://www.comminit.com/global/content/vice-president-global-development-internews-washington-dc-united-states <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Internews </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Washington, DC, United States</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/internews_0.png" alt="internews.logo" title="Vice President - Global Development - Internews - Washington, DC, United States" width="100" height="22" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>GENERAL FUNCTION:</strong></p> <p>Based in Washington, DC; the Vice President of Global Development will provide the strategic vision and technical leadership for Internews’ development globally. The VP of Global Development reports to the Senior Vice President for Programs, though works closely with the President in achieving private fundraising goal. This individual will manage a team of program development professionals and will lead the department’s efforts to:</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>TO APPLY:</p> <p>Please visit Internews' website to apply: <a href="http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH17/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=INTERNEWS&amp;cws=1&amp;rid=281" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH17/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=INTERNEWS&amp;cws=1&amp;rid=281</a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/vice-president-global-development-internews-washington-dc-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/vice-president-global-development-internews-washington-dc-united-states#comments North America United States Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance News Media by Type of Organisation Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:06:37 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9314016 at http://www.comminit.com Online Communications Specialist - Pathfinder International - Watertown, MA, United States http://www.comminit.com/global/content/online-communications-specialist-pathfinder-international-watertown-ma-united-states <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pathfinder International </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Watertown, MA, United States</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/path_9.jpg" alt="pathfinder." title="Online Communications Specialist - Pathfinder International - Watertown, MA, United States" width="100" height="61" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Pathfinder Overview </strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Pathfinder International is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.&nbsp;</p> <p><br /><br /> To be considered for this position, please apply online at: <a href="http://www.pathfinder.org/about-us/careers/employment-opportunities/" title="http://www.pathfinder.org/about-us/careers/employment-opportunities/">http://www.pathfinder.org/about-us/careers/employment-opportunities/</a><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/online-communications-specialist-pathfinder-international-watertown-ma-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/online-communications-specialist-pathfinder-international-watertown-ma-united-states#comments North America United States Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Health HIV AIDS Immunisation and Vaccines Reproductive Health Rights Women Youth Classifieds Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Job Vacancies Global Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:04:19 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9314015 at http://www.comminit.com Ratify OP3 CRC http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ratify-op3-crc <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/3-about-small.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="44" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>"Children will now be able to join the ranks of other rights-holders who are empowered to bring their complaints about human rights violations before an international body."</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Communication Strategies:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ratify OP3 CRC offers on its website: advocacy documents, official documents, and general publications to help activists for children's rights bring this protocol and the ratification procedure to their nations' attention. The advocacy toolkit, available in English, French, and Spanish, contains background information about the campaign, an explanation of the key provisions of the new Optional Protocol, a glossary of key terms (in italic in the text,) and a list of abbreviations. Fact sheet 1 explains the reasons for process of creating the Protocol, giving dates and quotations for use in advocacy campaigning. Fact sheet 2 explains the provisions in sections entitled "The Protocol"; "What it means", and "In practice". For example, in explaining the rules of procedure, the "in practice" section adds: "The Committee has just started its work on new rules of procedure regarding the new communications procedure. The aim of these rules of procedure will be to implement the provisions of the OP3 CRC in a child-sensitive way. The NGO [non-governmental oganisation] Group for the CRC will coordinate inputs from civil society and children and submit them to the Committee in due course."</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The official documents section contains the UN documents in English, French, Russian, Arabic, Spanish, and Chinese. The general publications section includes answers to key questions in the same languages, in leaflet and document PDF formats. The key questions include, "How can you encourage your government to ratify the OP3CRC?" Answers include: raising awareness by sharing information, hosting events, and encouraging discussions at the national level; getting involved in one's state's ratification process, and supporting national NGOs and children’s rights institutions; and informing one's national government about the importance of OP3 CRC and coordinating efforts with Ratify OP3 CRC.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-6"> <div class="field-label">Development Issues:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Children, Rights</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Key Points:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>As of April 14 2014, 10 States had ratified OP3 CRC: Albania, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Gabon, Germany, Montenegro, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, and Thailand.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>"The process that a State needs to follow to ratify an international treaty, such as OP3 CRC, is usually defined in the State’s Constitution. It differs from one State to another but is often launched by the executive power, namely the government, and finalised with the approval of the legislative power, namely the Parliament. Signature of an international treaty generally only requires the decision of the executive power. Once the decision has been taken to ratify OP3 CRC, an empowered representative of the State needs to sign the treaty at the United Nations Headquarters in New York," United States.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-partner-text"> <div class="field-label">Partner Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://ratifyop3crc.org/about-us/our-members/#.U07VPlcZHWg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Click here</a> for list of partners on the Ratify OP3 CRC website.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/ratify-op3-crc-0">Ratify OP3 CRC</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/unicef-crc-video-contest-20th-anniversary">UNICEF CRC Video Contest - 20th Anniversary</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=46922&amp;Cr=child&amp;Cr1=#.U07LalcZHWi" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">The UN News Centre website</a> and the <a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://ratifyop3crc.org/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Ratify OP3 CRC website</a>, December 9 2013.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ratify-op3-crc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/ratify-op3-crc#comments Albania Bolivia Costa Rica Gabon Germany Portugal Serbia / Montenegro Spain Thailand Experiences Advocacy Advocacy/Partnerships for Child Rights Featured Children Child Protection Reducing Violence Civil Society Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal Government Departments Rights UNICEF Global Children, Equity and Development Democracy and Governance Early Child Development Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:15:27 +0000 jlevy 9314013 at http://www.comminit.com Media Program Director - IREX - Burma http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-program-director-irex-burma <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IREX </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Burma</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-proposal-deadline-date"> <div class="field-label">Application Deadline (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 2, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/capture_181.jpg" alt="irex.image" title="Media Program Director - IREX - Burma" width="100" height="96" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Position: Media Program Director<br />Location: Burma<br />Reports To: Chief of Party<br />Division: Media, Technology and Civil Society</p> <p><strong>ABOUT IREX</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>To Apply</strong></p> <p>Go to <a href="http://www.irex.org/careers" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.irex.org/careers</a> and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website. Please supply a resume and a cover letter with your application. If you are creating a new profile you need to do so and then go back in to apply for a position.</p> <p>NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE</p> <p>AA/EOE/M/F/D/V</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-program-director-irex-burma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-program-director-irex-burma#comments Burma / Myanmar South East and East Asia Jobs and Training Vacancies Anti-Corruption Digital Impact Evaluation Data Children Community Participation Film and Video Conflict Live Performance Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Phone/Mobile Development Assistance Print Media and D and G Radio Education Television Visual Arts Women Youth by Media Environment USAID Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:45:54 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9314011 at http://www.comminit.com Engaging Families for Healthy Pregnancies http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-families-healthy-pregnancies <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/pregnancy.jpg" alt="" title="Engaging Families for Healthy Pregnancies" width="100" height="42" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle-st"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Focused Desk Review of Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors Related to Pregnancies in Three High-Risk Situations: Advanced Maternal Age; High Parity; and Rapid Repeat Pregnancies After Abortion or Miscarriage </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, March 17, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"What drives women to have pregnancies after the age of 35 or to have five or more children? Both of these pregnancies present high risks to both the mother and newborn....[L]ittle research has been conducted to understand the behavioral determinants driving these high-risk pregnancies."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.healthcommcapacity.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/HTSP-AMA-HP-Assessment-Final-Report-approved-21Mar14.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 25-page report in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/health-communication-capacity-collaborative-hc3-0">Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.healthcommcapacity.org/new-report-examines-the-drivers-of-advanced-maternal-age-and-high-parity-pregnancies/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">"New Report Examines the Drivers of Advanced Maternal Age and High Parity Pregnancies"</a>, by Joanna Skinner, April 3 2014 (accessed April 16 2014).</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-families-healthy-pregnancies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/engaging-families-healthy-pregnancies#comments Global Evaluations Academic Institutions Children Child Survival and Growth MDG 4. Child Mortality MDG 5. Maternal Health Situation Analysis Question Research Health Reproductive Health Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Global Children, Equity and Development Health Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:48:39 +0000 kdevries 9314003 at http://www.comminit.com Diffusion of Innovations: An HC3 Research Primer http://www.comminit.com/global/content/diffusion-innovations-hc3-research-primer <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/diffusion.jpg" alt="" title="Diffusion of Innovations: An HC3 Research Primer" width="100" height="64" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, March 24, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"This model highlights the uncertainties associated with new behaviors and helps public health program implementers consider ways to resolve these uncertainties."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.healthcommcapacity.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/diffusion_of_innovations_kim.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 2-page primer in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/health-communication-capacity-collaborative-hc3-0">Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.healthcommcapacity.org/hc3resources/diffusion-of-innovations-an-hc3-research-primer/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3) website</a>, accessed April 15 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/diffusion-innovations-hc3-research-primer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/diffusion-innovations-hc3-research-primer#comments South Africa Global Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Eliminate Stigma and Discrimination Interpersonal Phone/Mobile MDG 6. Combat Diseases Radio Television Research Health HIV AIDS Reduce Sexual Transmission Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Global HIV / AIDS Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:29:49 +0000 kdevries 9313986 at http://www.comminit.com Senior Program Development Officer - USAID OTI SWIFT IV - MSI - Lebanon http://www.comminit.com/global/content/senior-program-development-officer-usaid-oti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Management Systems International (MSI) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Other / Non-US, Lebanon</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/msi.logo__21.jpg" alt="MSI.logo" title="Senior Program Development Officer - USAID OTI SWIFT IV - MSI - Lebanon" width="100" height="40" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Senior Program Development Officer, USAID OTI SWIFT IV, Lebanon</strong></p> <p><strong>Company Profile:</strong></p> <p>MSI is a Washington, D.C.-based international development firm with a 30-year history of helping to deliver development results across the developing world. In 2008, we became the America’s operation of the international development arm of Coffey International Limited. Since that time, we’ve greatly expanded our ability to respond seamlessly and flexibly to client needs with our sister offices in the UK and Australia.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>For more information and to apply click here: <a href="http://www.Click2apply.net/hvmn6zb" rel="nofollow">http://www.Click2apply.net/hvmn6zb</a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/senior-program-development-officer-usaid-oti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/senior-program-development-officer-usaid-oti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon#comments Middle East Lebanon Jobs and Training Vacancies Anti-Corruption Conflict and Peace Regional Trends Governance and Democracy Development Assistance Economic Development Education Environment Health Rights USAID Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:31:14 +0000 MSIRecruitment 9313985 at http://www.comminit.com Chief of Party - USAID/OTI SWIFT IV - MSI - Lebanon http://www.comminit.com/global/content/chief-party-usaidoti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Management Systems International (MSI) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Other / Non-US, Lebanon</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/msi.logo__20.jpg" alt="MSI.logo" title="Chief of Party - USAID/OTI SWIFT IV - MSI - Lebanon" width="100" height="40" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Chief of Party, USAID/OTI SWIFT IV, Lebanon</strong></p> <p><strong>Company Profile:</strong>&nbsp;</p> <p>MSI is a Washington, D.C.-based international development firm providing specialized short- and long-term technical assistance. Since its 1981 founding, MSI has grown in size and technical scope, now implementing and managing more than 70 projects worldwide. More than 30 are long-term, many in conflict-prone or fragile states that include Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and South Sudan.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Click here for more information and to apply: <a href="http://www.Click2apply.net/t5dc9zp" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.Click2apply.net/t5dc9zp</a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/chief-party-usaidoti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/chief-party-usaidoti-swift-iv-msi-lebanon#comments Middle East Lebanon Jobs and Training Vacancies Anti-Corruption Conflict and Peace Regional Trends Governance and Democracy Development Assistance Economic Development Environment USAID Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:26:14 +0000 MSIRecruitment 9313984 at http://www.comminit.com Operations Manager - Theatre for a Change Malawi - Lilongwe, Malawi http://www.comminit.com/global/content/operations-manager-theatre-change-malawi-lilongwe-malawi <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-vacant-post---basic-info"><legend>VACANT POST - BASIC INFORMATION</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organisation"> <div class="field-label">Organisation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Theatre for a Change Malawi </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-4"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Lilongwe, Malawi</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-salary-range"> <div class="field-label">Salary Range (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £35,000 - £40,000 + attractive international package </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-proposal-deadline-date"> <div class="field-label">Application Deadline (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 11, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/capture_180.jpg" alt="theatreforchange." title="Operations Manager - Theatre for a Change Malawi - Lilongwe, Malawi" width="99" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Theatre for a Change is a small but rapidly expanding NGO in Malawi. It also has partner offices in the UK and Ghana. Theatre for a Change aims to empower women and girls through the use of uniquely active and participatory tools that promote Sexual and Reproductive Health and Gender Rights. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-submission-instructions"> <div class="field-label">Submission Instructions:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>To apply please send CV, cover letter referring to the job description and two traceable references to <a href="mailto:applications@tfacafrica.com" rel="nofollow">applications@tfacafrica.com</a> by 11th May.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/operations-manager-theatre-change-malawi-lilongwe-malawi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/operations-manager-theatre-change-malawi-lilongwe-malawi#comments Africa Ghana Malawi Southern Africa United Kingdom (UK) West Africa Jobs and Training Vacancies Adolescent Sexual Health Entertainment Live Performance Young Women and Girls Development Assistance Entertainment Orgs Visual Arts Health NGOs Reproductive Health Women Classifieds Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Job Vacancies Global Africa Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:26:54 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9313972 at http://www.comminit.com Immunization in Developing Countries: An Interview with Dr. Jos Vandelaer, Chief of Immunization for UNICEF http://www.comminit.com/global/content/immunization-developing-countries-interview-dr-jos-vandelaer-chief-immunization-unicef <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/unicef_5.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="66" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> April Cashin-Garbutt </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, July 11, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Medical.Net</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>From the "Thought Leaders" series of the News-Medical.Net website, this interview with Dr. Jos Vandelaer, Chief of Immunization for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), is a question-answer discussion of the fact that one child in five does not get properly immunised and that coverage rates are worse among the economically poor, presenting an equity issue: an immunisation gap. Success in vaccine coverage includes polio immunisation, the global maternal neonatal tetanus programme, and new vaccine development programmes.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.news-medical.net/news/20130711/Immunization-in-developing-countries-an-interview-with-Dr-Jos-Vandelaer-Chief-of-Immunization-for-UNICEF.aspx" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this interview online. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/april-cashin-garbutt-medicalnet">April Cashin-Garbutt - Medical.Net</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.news-medical.net/news/20130711/Immunization-in-developing-countries-an-interview-with-Dr-Jos-Vandelaer-Chief-of-Immunization-for-UNICEF.aspx" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">News-Medical.Net website</a>, accessed April 13 2014. <em>Image credit</em>: ©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-1642/Pietrasik</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/immunization-developing-countries-interview-dr-jos-vandelaer-chief-immunization-unicef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/immunization-developing-countries-interview-dr-jos-vandelaer-chief-immunization-unicef#comments Global Strategic Thinking Advocacy Evidence Summit - Social and Behavioural Change -Child Health and Development Featured MDG 1. 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