Call for Applications: 2 Research Associates at Global TIES for Children for Sesame Seeds

The Center for Global TIES for Children in the Research Institute at New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to appoint two Research Associates starting September 2018. The successful applicants will provide research and project management support to achieve the mandate of Sesame Seeds. More specifically, the incumbent will be responsible for developing project reports and concept notes; supporting the […]

Call for Applications: Continuous Quality Improvement Consultant with the International Rescue Committee

Period: January 15, 2018 – September 14, 2018, with a full time commitment required January 17th – April 30th, 2018. Background The Syrian conflict and ensuing instability in the region has caused 12.3 million displaced Syrians since 2011. Five million Syrians have fled to neighboring countries such as Lebanon, which is currently host to over […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Research Associate, Project Director at Global TIES for Children (NYU)

Global TIES is accepting applications for two positions for “Education in Emergencies: Evidence for Action” (3EA). Click the below links for a detailed job description and instructions on applying: TIES3EA_ResearchAssociate_Final TIES3EA_ProjectDirector_Final

BLOG: PREVENTING VIOLENCE – MAYBE COMMUNITIES KNOW BETTER

This is a re-post. Find the original here. A boy contemplates the guns handed in during an amnesty for gang members in Panama City. How do communities respond to violence? InSight Crime , CC BY-NC Email Twitter37 Facebook0 LinkedIn1 Print A child in Rivera Hernandez is 85 times more likely to be murdered than a […]

IPA BLOG: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A REVOLUTION BREAKS OUT DURING YOUR STUDY?

by Nolwenn Gontard   Editor’s note: in October 2014 IPA’s West Africa programs director woke up at 5AM to his cell phone ringing and a staffer reassuring him “the Parliament is on fire, but don’t worry, everybody’s fine, we’re going to work from home today.” In a blog post below, intern Nolwenn Gontard from our […]