BRIEF TERMS OF REFERENCE (Period: May 2013 to April 2014 with possible extension)
Helen Keller International (HKI) is an international non-governmental organization. Its mission is to save the sight and lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged by combating the causes and consequences of blindness and malnutrition. We do this by establishing programs based on evidence and research in eye health and nutrition.
Title: Coordinator for the Education Programme Contract type: Short-term contract Duration: May- 31 December 2013 with view to possible extension to 2016 Duty station: Hanoi with frequent visits to programme provinces
About the organisation The Flemish Association for Development Cooperation and Technical Assistance, Belgium (VVOB) is recruiting an officer for the basic education programme. This programme aims to improve the quality education in 5 provinces of North and Central Vietnam (Thai Nguyen, Quang Ninh, Nghe An, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai) through an increased use of Active Teaching and Learning (ATL).
ActionAid is an international development agency whose aim is to fight poverty worldwide. Founded in the United Kingdom in 1972, for over 30 years, we have been growing and expanding to where we are today - helping the poorest and most excluded people in 47 countries in Africa, Asia and the Americas in securing their rights and eradicating poverty.
In Vietnam, ActionAid operates in rural poverty pockets of mountainous and remote regions, in urban poor areas of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh and other cities since 1989 to promote human rights through issues of education, women’s rights, climate change, governance and food rights.
WWF is one of the world's largest and most respected independent conservation organizations, with almost 5 million supporters and a global network active in over 100 countries. WWF's mission is to stop the degradation of the earth's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature, by conserving the world's biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable, and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.
Job Title: Program Coordinator Workplace: Ho Chi Minh City Travel to: Hanoi, HaTinh, QuyNhon, Kon Tum, and other provinces Report to: Country Director
Introduction Environment and Development Action in Viet Nam (endaVietnam) is the Vietnamese antenna of enda Tiers Monde, operating in different provinces/cities in Viet Nam since 1995. endaVietnamworks with the poor in urban areas with focusing on community savings, slum upgrading, community-based solid waste system management, environment awareness, housing for low-income people, network of communities and cities. The current project areas are Hanoi, Da Nang, QuyNhon, Ha Tinh, Kon Tum and Ho Chi Minh City.
STREETS INTERNATIONAL (STREETS) is a global social enterprise initiative for street kids and other disadvantaged youth. The STREETS program and Restaurant Café started in Hoi An, Vietnam in January 2009, providing a future of dignity through vocational hospitality and culinary training. For more information, please visit our website: www.streetsinternational.org.
Our rapid growth and expansion provide an outstanding career opportunity for the following full time position: PROGRAM COORDINATOR
The French Red Cross (FRC) is part of the world wide Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
The French Red Cross seeks to prevent and alleviate human suffering and to improve the situation of vulnerable people without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinion and adheres to the seven principles of the Red Cross movement: Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality.
FHI 360 is an international, non-governmental organization that works with the Vietnam Ministry of Health, other ministries, provincial health services, and local non-government organizations to promote the health and well-being of the Vietnamese people, particularly vulnerable and marginalized populations. In Vietnam, FHI 360 is currently building the capacity of local organizations in HIV prevention, care & treatment, TB control; nutrition assessment, counseling, and support (NACS); maternal and child health; dengue control; behavioral and epidemiologic research methods training; clinical research in new vaccines and drugs; and laboratory strengthening.
Family association for intercountry adoption, FFIA Sweden is a non-profit organization authorized by Swedish authorities to mediate Intercountry adoptions. FFIA was founded in 1979 and work in several areas such as intercountry adoptions, development projects, member activities and pre- and postadoption services. Over the years more than 3300 children has been placed in Swedish adoptive families by FFIA, out of that about 60 from Vietnam. The head office is located in Gothenburg, Sweden, where the activities are administered by a professional staff.
Environment and Development Action in the third world (ENDA-TIERS MONDE) headquartered in Dakar, Senegal. Enda is an association of autonomous entities coordinated by an Executive Secretariat. enda's missions are to collaborate with grassroots groups in search of alternative development models, to enhance the knowledge and tools existing in local development efforts. In other words, enda identifies and supports community development initiatives to improve living and environmental conditions.