<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36">Featured content</a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-rss.xml/36 en Manager, Evidence Measurement & Evaluation (EME), Health - The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) - London, United Kingdom http://www.comminit.com/global/content/manager-evidence-measurement-evaluation-eme-health-childrens-investment-fund-foundation- <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"> The Children&#039;s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) </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>London, United Kingdom</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">October 10, 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/ciff.jpg" alt="ciff.logo" title="Manager, Evidence Measurement &amp; Evaluation (EME), Health - The Children&#039;s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) - London, United Kingdom " width="100" height="43" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned professional to join CIFF and help shape and drive the evidence, measurement and evaluation of its Health portfolio.</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 your covering letter and CV to <a href="mailto:recruitment@ciff.org" rel="nofollow">recruitment@ciff.org</a>, quoting reference “EME Health 2014” . Closing date: 10 October 2014 at 17.30</p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/manager-evidence-measurement-evaluation-eme-health-childrens-investment-fund-foundation-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/manager-evidence-measurement-evaluation-eme-health-childrens-investment-fund-foundation-#comments United Kingdom (UK) Western Europe Jobs and Training Vacancies Children Development Assistance Health Youth Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:07:52 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9351362 at http://www.comminit.com Learning Officer - Plan UK - London, United Kingdom http://www.comminit.com/global/content/learning-officer-plan-uk-london-united-kingdom <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"> Plan UK </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>The position will be based at our office near Old Street tube station in London, United Kingdom</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/plan_uk.jpg" alt="plan.uk" title="Learning Officer - Plan UK - London, United Kingdom" width="98" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Employer Description</strong></p> <p>Plan is a global children's charity. We work with children in the world's poorest countries to help them build a better future. A future you would want for all your children, your family and friends.</p> <p>For over 75 years we've been taking action and standing up for every child's right to fulfil their potential by:</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>Please note:</strong> to apply for a position with Plan UK, you must be eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom (in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006). Most importantly, we follow stringent child protection policies and procedures when dealing with applications<br /><br />.</p> <p>Click here for more information and to apply:</p> <p><a href="http://careers.plan-uk.org/jobsearch/jobdetails.aspx?JobID=372&amp;strGUID=2dd34354-5267-4e45-b032-3f824029675c">http://careers.plan-uk.org/jobsearch/jobdetails.aspx?JobID=372&amp;strGUID=2dd34354-5267-4e45-b032-3f824029675c</a></p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/learning-officer-plan-uk-london-united-kingdom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/learning-officer-plan-uk-london-united-kingdom#comments United Kingdom (UK) Western Europe Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:48:02 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9351361 at http://www.comminit.com Global Mapping of Communication for Development Interventions in Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-mapping-communication-development-interventions-peacebuilding-and-conflict-transf <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_c4d.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="70" 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"> Beatrice M. Spadacini </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">Friday, March 1, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p>"This mapping examines the use of Communication for Development (C4D) in peacebuilding efforts ....The objectives of this mapping are to identify C4D interventions that might be applicable to peacebuilding and what lessons can be drawn about process and impact." </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.unicef.org/cbsc/files/Global_Mapping_C4D_Peacebuilding.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to read this 55-page document 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/rafael-obregon-unicef"> Rafael Obregon - UNICEF </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/patricia-portela-de-souza-unicef">Patricia Portela de Souza - UNICEF</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.unicef.org/cbsc/index_66032.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">UNICEF Communication for Development (C4D) website</a>, September 29 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-mapping-communication-development-interventions-peacebuilding-and-conflict-transf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/global-mapping-communication-development-interventions-peacebuilding-and-conflict-transf#comments Colombia Guatemala Liberia Palestinian Territory Rwanda Sierra Leone South Africa Global Strategic Thinking 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Adolescent Civic Engagement Digital Basic Education for All Children Community Participation Entertainment Live Performance Person-to-Person Adolescents and Education Community Groups Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Community Media Development Assistance Entertainment Orgs Radio Education Foundations Government Departments Research News Media NGOs United Nations Youth Featured BBC Media Action Panos Sesame Workshop UNICEF Adolescent Development Communicating with, for and about children Global Children, Equity and Development Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:41:03 +0000 jlevy 9351336 at http://www.comminit.com Communications Specialist, USAID Program Support Services Project - MSI - Kenya http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-specialist-usaid-program-support-services-project-msi-kenya <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, Kenya</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">November 28, 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/msi.logo__63.jpg" alt="MSI.logo" title="Communications Specialist, USAID Program Support Services Project - MSI - Kenya" width="100" height="40" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Company Profile:</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><a href="http://www.Click2apply.net/yd4qj28" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Apply Here</a></p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-specialist-usaid-program-support-services-project-msi-kenya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-specialist-usaid-program-support-services-project-msi-kenya#comments Africa East Africa Kenya Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance USAID Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:15:19 +0000 MSIRecruitment 9351334 at http://www.comminit.com Sr. Program Officer/ Operations and Compliance - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Baltimore, MD, United States http://www.comminit.com/global/content/sr-program-officer-operations-and-compliance-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-public-healt <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"> Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health </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>111 Market Place</p> <p>Baltimore, MD</p> <p>21202</p> <p>United States</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vacant-post-grade"> <div class="field-label">Reference Number (optional):&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Req. 63343 </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"> $70,000- $84,000 </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/ccp_vertical_2.jpg" alt="Sr. Program Officer/ Operations and Compliance - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School " title="Sr. Program Officer/ Operations and Compliance - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Baltimore, MD, United States" width="100" height="70" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Sr. Program Officer (SPO) is responsible for providing technical assistance for the development, implementation, monitoring &amp; evaluation of country and regional activities, with a high level of independent work. The JHU·CCP Senior Program Officer/Operations and Compliance will help ensure the efficient operation of JHU·CCP programs and compliance with relevant laws and policies of the countries in which JHU·CCP operates and the organizations that fund our work.</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 view a detailed job description and apply online, please visit <a href="http://jobs.jhu.edu" title="http://jobs.jhu.edu" rel="nofollow">http://jobs.jhu.edu</a> and search using the 5-digit requisition number, 63343. Salary is competitive. We offer excellent benefits in a smoke-free/drug-free environment. Successful candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background check. AA/EEOE</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-detailed-information-url"> <div class="field-label">Detailed Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://hrnt.jhu.edu/jhujobs/job_view.cfm?view_req_id=63343&amp;view=sch" target="_blank">Sr. Program Officer/ Operations and Compliance</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/sr-program-officer-operations-and-compliance-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-public-healt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/sr-program-officer-operations-and-compliance-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-public-healt#comments North America United States Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:01:31 +0000 CCPJobs 9351333 at http://www.comminit.com Monitoring & Evaluation Health Specialist, Monitoring & Evaluation Support Project - MSI - South Sudan http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-evaluation-health-specialist-monitoring-evaluation-support-project-south-suda <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, Sudan</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">November 28, 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/msi.logo__62.jpg" alt="MSI.logo" title="Monitoring &amp; Evaluation Health Specialist, Monitoring &amp; Evaluation Support Project - MSI - South Sudan" width="100" height="40" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Company Profile</strong>:&nbsp;</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><a href="http://www.click2apply.net/93ktwyz" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Apply Here</a></p> <p><br /><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-evaluation-health-specialist-monitoring-evaluation-support-project-south-suda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-evaluation-health-specialist-monitoring-evaluation-support-project-south-suda#comments Africa North Africa South Sudan Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:17:12 +0000 MSIRecruitment 9351332 at http://www.comminit.com Program Associate - West Africa - Search for Common Ground - Based in Washington, D.C., United States http://www.comminit.com/global/content/program-associate-west-africa-search-common-ground-based-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"> Search for Common Ground (SFCG) </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>Based in Washington, D.C., United States</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"> Commensurate with education and experience, with excellent benefits </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">October 10, 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/searchforcommonground_5.png" alt="search.logo" title="Program Associate – West Africa - Search for Common Ground - Based in Washington, D.C., United States" width="100" height="31" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>The Organization</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>Please submit a cover letter and resume at: <a href="https://sfcg.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=128" title="https://sfcg.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=128" rel="nofollow">https://sfcg.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=128</a>. Please include a writing sample in French and in English. Please be sure to include minimum salary requirements (in currency figures) or current salary, projected start date, and to mention where you found this posting. No phone calls please. Only applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. Please see our web site <a href="http://www.sfcg.org" title="www.sfcg.org" rel="nofollow">www.sfcg.org</a> for full details of our work. The deadline for applications is October 10.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/program-associate-west-africa-search-common-ground-based-washington-dc-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/program-associate-west-africa-search-common-ground-based-washington-dc-united-states#comments Africa North America United States West Africa Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:08:02 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9351317 at http://www.comminit.com Communications Intern - Kofi Annan Foundation - Geneva, Switzerland http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-intern-kofi-annan-foundation-geneva-switzerland <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"> Kofi Annan Foundation </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>Geneva, Switzerland</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">October 9, 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/kofi_annan.jpg" alt="kofi annan." title="Communications Intern - Kofi Annan Foundation - Geneva, Switzerland" width="100" height="31" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Kofi Annan Foundation is an independent non-profit organisation, legally incorporated<br />in Switzerland in 2007. It serves as a platform to deploy Kofi Annan’s attributes, to catalyze<br />new thinking, commitment and solutions to emerging global challenges.</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>How to Apply</strong></p> <p>Please send your CV with a letter of motivation in English to <a href="mailto:HR@kofiannanfoundation.org" rel="nofollow">HR@kofiannanfoundation.org</a><br />by 09h00 CET Thursday, 09 October 2014. A written test may be part of the recruitment<br />process. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-intern-kofi-annan-foundation-geneva-switzerland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/communications-intern-kofi-annan-foundation-geneva-switzerland#comments Switzerland Western Europe Jobs and Training Vacancies Development Assistance Classifieds Job Vacancies Global Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:09:15 +0000 Deanna.Brotherston 9351316 at http://www.comminit.com Bringing hope after disaster in Nepal http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bringing-hope-after-disaster-nepal-0 <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/bbc_media_action_1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Author: Bidhya Chapagain, September 26 2014 - <strong><em>Man Bahadur Lama was sitting in a relief centre when I first met him. Visibly shocked and heavy with grief, he told me he was desperately awaiting government papers which would qualify him for help as a person displaced by disaster. </em></strong></p> <p>We were at the makeshift centre - a vast hall in a disused mining plant in the Sindupalchowk district of Nepal - to record an episode of our TV and radio debate show Sajha Sawal (Common Questions). </p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bringing-hope-after-disaster-nepal-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/bringing-hope-after-disaster-nepal-0#comments Nepal Blogs: Humanitarian Response Policies Blogs: Political Accountability and Participation Blogs: Rights and Development Community Participation Civil Society Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Development Assistance Radio Television Government Departments NGOs Rights Featured BBC Media Action Global Policy Blogs Democracy and Governance Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:03:41 +0000 BBC Media Action 9351315 at http://www.comminit.com Open Jirga: one man’s amazing Afghan journey http://www.comminit.com/global/content/open-jirga-one-man%E2%80%99s-amazing-afghan-journey-0 <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/bbc_media_action_2_2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Author: Zabiullah Faizy, September 26 2014&nbsp; - <strong><em>Abdurrasul Pamiri stunned the studio audience of our discussion programme Open Jirga when he revealed he had travelled eight days from the Pamir Mountains in northern Afghanistan to ask a question.</em></strong></p> <p>"Twenty kilometres on foot from my village to the Wakhan district," he explained, "And approximately four days of travel by horse and donkey to get to the Eshkashim district [the first district in the north-east that is connected by roads]."</p> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/open-jirga-one-man%E2%80%99s-amazing-afghan-journey-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/open-jirga-one-man%E2%80%99s-amazing-afghan-journey-0#comments Afghanistan 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Advocacy/Partnerships for Child Rights Blogs: Conflict and Fragility Blogs: Rights and Development Children Community Participation Child Protection Civil Society Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Radio Television Enabling and Inclusive Environments for Adolescents Government Departments Gender NGOs Rights Youth Featured BBC Media Action Adolescent Development Global Children, Equity and Development Policy Blogs Democracy and Governance Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:54:45 +0000 BBC Media Action 9351314 at http://www.comminit.com