GRAIN Internship opportunities | FHI 360 FHI 360 is committed to the professional development of students and recent graduates, and our internship program is designed to provide tomorrow’s professionals with an opportunity to gain valuable experience and contribute to our mission. FHI 360 interns support our projects in HIV/AIDS prevention and care, economic development, civil society, U.S. and international education, social and behavioral change, and reproductive health and family planning. Internship opportunities are also offered by our information technology, communications and other enterprise services teams. The internship program seeks to develop young professionals who are interested in working in a nonprofit organization while positioning FHI 360 as the employer of choice for recent graduates by building relationships and maintaining a strong presence on college campuses. To learn more about available internships at FHI 360, visit our Career Site.
John Snow, Inc. - Healthcare Consulting in the United States and Around the World Work for Us | Contact JSI News @ JSI 04/07/2014 - JSI's Carmit Keddem featured in the New York Times Keddem, Deputy Director of the JSI Center for Health Logistics, shares travel tips in the NYT's "Frequent Flier" column. 04/03/2014 - Getting Medicines to the Middle of Nowhere Watch a TEDx talk by JSI's Chris Wright on improving the availability of life-saving health commodities in hard-to-reach communities around the world. 04/01/2014 - JSI awarded new capacity-building assistance grant--CBA@JSI continues!! We are pleased to announce that JSI was one of nine organizations awarded a new five-year cooperative agreement by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide capacity-building assistance to community-based organizations nationwide. 03/31/2014 - JSI Assists Two Myanmar Townships to Attract GAVI Funding After 1 year of technical assistance from JSI, two townships will receive GAVI funding for MNCH activities. Read more news Read more blog posts Stay Connected! Work for Us
Farm land grab Birinder Singh of Karuturi Global Ltd in Ethiopia This website contains mainly news reports about the global rush to buy up or lease farmlands abroad as a strategy to secure basic food supplies or simply for profit. Its purpose is to serve as a resource for those monitoring or researching the issue, particularly social activists, non-government organisations and journalists. The site, known as farmlandgrab.org, is updated daily, with all posts entered according to their original publication date. This site was originally set up by GRAIN as a collection of online materials used in the research behind Seized: The 2008 land grab for food and financial security, a report we issued in October 2008. farmlandgrab.org is an open project. If you find this website useful, please consider helping us cover the costs of the work that goes into it. Practical tips: * All pictures in the articles on this site can be accessed in their original, full size.
Internship (New York): Human Right to Housing Summer 2014 Internships About the Human Right to Housing Program: NESRI's Human Right to Housing Program works in close partnership with community-based organizations in the fight for the right to participatory development that ensures basic and decent housing for all in the United States. As communities confront the widespread loss of deeply affordable housing, predatory redevelopment, and policies that undermine their quality of life, NESRI provides support to its partners with human rights trainings, participatory research and documentation, the collaborative development of popular tools for analysis and advocacy, and coalition-building to create lasting change. Description of Internship Opportunity: Interns will assist with research and writing in support of the Housing Program and its partners and/or support the development and maintenance of the Program's communications infrastructure and media analysis. Interns' work will be supervised by NESRI's Human Right to Housing Program Director. Benefits: Dates:
Employment | PSI PSI operates in the private sector, with a bottom-line orientation that is rare among nonprofit organizations. The success of our approach is reflected in the consistent growth of PSI and the impact we are having. PSI currently operates in more than 60 countries in Africa, Asia, the Americas, and Eastern Europe. PSI is constantly expanding its portfolio of products and services for reproductive health, HIV/AIDS prevention, malaria control, child survival and safe water. At PSI, our success is due to our dedicated, creative, and enterprising staff. In addition to creating demand for health products and services through traditional marketing and advertising techniques, we also create a supply—distributing products through local markets and consumer outlets, and providing services at locations where populations at risk can easily access them. PSI combines entrepreneurial spirit with social mission. PSI's headquarters positions are based in the heart of Washington, DC.
CRBM | Campagna per la Riforma della Banca Mondiale pih boston volunteer Title: Office VolunteerReports To: Operations ManagerLocation: Boston, MA Organizational Profile: Partners In Health (PIH) is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Boston, MA, whose mission is to provide quality health care for the poor and marginalized in Haiti, Rwanda, Lesotho, Malawi, Peru, Mexico, Russia, Dominican Republic, and Navajo Nation. This is an exciting time for PIH. The PIH Office Volunteer Program is very competitive, attracting applicants with a broad range of education and experience, from high school students to seasoned professionals. Overall Responsibilities: Volunteers are responsible for supporting the Operations Manager with basic administrative duties as well as assisting Partners In Health’s various departments with projects and assignments. Qualifications:
Applicant Home Applicant Home Communication: -Speaks and writes clearly and effectively -Listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately -Asks questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication -Tailors language, tone, style and format to match the audience -Demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed Teamwork: -Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals -Solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others -Places team agenda before personal agenda -Supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position -Shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings
Applicant Home Communication - Speaks and writes clearly and effectively listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; asks questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication; tailors language, tone, style and format to match the audience; demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed. Teamwork - Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals; solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others; places team agenda before personal agenda; supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position; shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings.