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This report is based on a quantitative online survey, with 76 responders and 8 qualitative follow-up interviews, to explore the impact of COVID-19 on complaint mechanisms. The research findings present a snapshot of how organisations struggled to…
The Partner Safeguarding Advisor will provide technical support and advice to regional, CP and partner staff on the implementation of the Partner Safeguarding Procedures and Minimum Standards. The position will play a key role in developing and…
The core purpose of this role is to work closely with the Regional Safeguarding Director and Country Offices to ensure timely and high-quality reporting and responding through our Datix reporting system. The specialist will provide capacity building…
This assignment is to develop a training package for Womankind programme staff, programme partners and selected stakeholders with responsibility for developing and implementing safeguarding policies and procedures within their organisation. We want…
The purpose of this role is to provide strategic guidance for the development and strengthening of NRC’s global systems for preventing and responding to acts of SEA and child/vulnerable adult abuse committed by its staff or by those associated with…
As the Gender and Safeguarding Advisor, you will provide overall leadership for integrating gender- safeguarding sensitive and gender-transformative approaches across all WFP (World Food Programme) projects within Plan International South Sudan.…
The aim of this role is to provide leadership and expertise in the area of safeguarding and ensure that the ADD team and partners are well equipped to deliver safe and effective programmes
Ensure commitment to WVDF zero tolerance towards incidents of violence or abuse against children or adults, including sexual exploitation or abuse, committed either by employees or others affiliated with our work. Lead continuous improvement of…
The Safeguarding role will be in place for 1 year, with the possibility of extension. This full-time position will play a key role in a senior staff consultant position with the SDDirect Technical Team delivering technical work across our…
The CSP Manager- All Programs is a full time position that oversees Child Safeguarding and Protection (CSP) officers on all Still I Rise’s programs locations (currently, Greece, Turkey, North West Syria and Kenya). In this position, you will…
The Safeguarding Coordinator will lead on the coordination of safeguarding efforts across the organisation; provide administrative and logistical support necessary for this implementation; and promote the embedding of safeguarding policies and…
Alert is committed to offering a safe and trusted work environment and meeting the duty of care it owes internally and externally to its stakeholders. To ensure that we have policies, procedures, and capacity to safeguard against harm that could be…
Leonard Cheshire is a partner in the Women’s Integrated Sexual Health (WISH) Consortium – Lot 1; our role is to provide technical assistance and leadership to the consortium to develop disability inclusive sexual and reproductive health services. …
The Child Protection (CP) & Safeguarding Advisor is responsible for the development, coordination and mainstreaming of child protection programming for the Syria response. They will build child protection competencies of staff within the WCH…
This role will support the implementation of MAG’s safeguarding framework, and best practice across MAG Iraq and other programmes in the Middle East portfolio as required, ensuring that MAG staff are supported and the programme is not just compliant…
This is an intersting follow-up on a safeguarding incident, with a British national serving in a UN peacekeeping mission accused of raping a child in the Democratic Republic of Congo back in 2017. The New Humanitarianwas investigating if proper…
The Gender and Program Quality Coordinator (GPQC) has responsibility for the leadership and management of the Gender and Program Quality (GPQ) Unit, which is a small team of staff providing guidance to support existing projects and on the designing…
The understanding of how protection of civilians (POC) and gender converge, and the translation of this convergence into implementable action plans, are challenging tasks for peacekeeping missions. To address these challenges, UN peacekeeping…
Reporting to the Managing Director of Finance and Administration and working closely with the Director of Programs, the successful applicant will coordinate the development of the organisation’s safeguarding framework and associated policies. She or…
A pontifical foundation has admitted that its late founder was credibly accused of sexually assaulting a female employee, who came forward in 2010 after learning the deceased priest was being considered for possible beatification. The case…
According to an internal, leaked staff survey conducted in 2018, 1 in 3 U.N. workers reported that they had been sexually harassed at some point over the previous two years. The U.N. has enacted various procedural reforms on reporting and…
Investigations over the allegations of extensive sexual exploitation and abuse during the 2018 – 2020 Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of Congo have revealed a chronic, whidspread problem associated with UN peacekeepers and aid workers.  …
In January 2021, UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem assumed the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) Championship on Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Sexual Harassment (PSEAH) taking over this role from Mr. Filippo Grandi…
After the issue of sexual abuse within the aid sector has been in the spotlight through a few scandals in 2018, NGOs, the UN and several governemnt has promissed  and reforms and resourses to support victims and prevent any forms of abuse. But…
CIP is seeking a consultancy firm that can convert and develop safeguarding training content into a series of self-guided e-learning modules. The safeguarding modules were used to train program staff to ensure compliance to The Foreign, Commonwealth…
Save the Children wishes to build on the research performed in the project DIGITAL SAFEGUARDING FOR MIGRATING AND DISPLACED CHILDREN: Practical next steps for the aid sector (2020) report by creating a series of social media platform-specific child…
The purpose of this role is to ensure Safeguarding (of both children and adult) policies are institutionalised in SCI and among partner organisaitons throughout our technical programme and operational work. This includes ensuring total compliance of…
The “Zero Violence Project” is a six-month project funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the UK Government and being implemented in partnership with Frontline Aids and ActionAid UK. Within the framework of the project, new…
Responsible to provide strategic and operational leadership for all safeguarding activities within the organization and its partner-led programs to ensure that an effective safeguarding culture and programs are created and maintained. Tasked with…
Under supervision of the Field Protection Manager and in close coordination with other DRC field units, the Protection Spaces Team Leader will be field-based and will support and lead the operation of both Child Friendly Spaces (CFS) and Women Safe…
You will have extensive experience working for an international NGO or peer organization in a safeguarding related field, including in preventing, detecting and responding to sexual abuse and exploitation, sexual harrassment and/or child abuse. You…
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres placed his newly named envoy on technology on administrative leave after allegations of sexual harassment were made against him by three women who worked with him in his recent job. The allegations against…
Following similar concerns as those expressed in the UK International Development Committee’s report "Progress on tackling the sexual exploitation and abuse of aid beneficiaries" released earlier this month, the Netherlands Government, CHS Alliance…
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to…
SOS Children’s Villages International is looking for a team of at least two experts to conduct an external assessment of child safeguarding allegations in programmes under operation of SOS Children’s Villages Syria. In particular, the experts are…
The United Nations urges a “zero tolerance” policy for crimes of sexual violence in Ethiopia’s troubled Tigray region. Pramila Patten, the U.N. secretary-general’s special representative on sexual violence in conflict, indicates that there were…
Solidarity Center seeks a consultant with expertise in developing and implementing programs that identify, address, and prevent forms of Gender Based Violence and Harassment (GBVH) in the workplace, ideally with international nongovernment…
The post holder will lead efforts to refine NP’s safeguarding and accountability approaches across its NP Philippines programme (NPP). The SAM must have a vast technical expertise and understanding on relevant national and international rules,…
In September 2020, the New Humanitarian and the Thomson Reuters Foundation revealed that ‘More than 50 women accuse aid workers of sex abuse in Congo Ebola crisis.’ On this episode, Dr Eleanor Nwadinobi talks to Nellie Peyton, one of the journalists…
A survey included in the recent IDC report on sexual abuse and exploitation in the aid sector provided for alarming reading: 73% of respondents believe there remains a problem of sexual exploitation and abuse being perpetrated by aid workers; and 26…
The Senior Protection & Safeguarding Officer will be based in Amman, Jordan (with frequent travel to Turkey) and will have an active role in supporting the mainstreaming of protection & safeguarding across GOAL Syria Programme and Operations…
This how-to note details what safe programming is, what needs to be in place to support safe programming, the importance of community engagement for safe programming and how to integrate safeguarding throughout the programme cycle. This is a generic…
Sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) is a recurring problem in United Nations’ peacekeeping missions and is an issue that can drastically undermine a peacekeeping mission. The article looks into some recent cases of misconduct and sexual abuse by UN…
A recent parliamentary inquiry in the UK have found that due to poor inadequate safeguarding and reporting mechanisms, sexual abuse and exploitation of local women by international aid workers remains “rife” and predators could still be rehired.…
Following the recent publishing of the report "Progress on tackling the sexual exploitation and abuse of aid beneficiaries" by the International Development Committee, MPs, UN and Board representative call for action to strengthen awareness raising…
Following the recent publishing of the report "Progress on tackling the sexual exploitation and abuse of aid beneficiaries", Sarah Champion, chair of the International Development Committee urges the aid sector to "mitigate power imbalance" when…
This report details the responses from an enquiry into sexual exploitation and abuse in the aid sector. The report details the progress made between 2018 and 2020, particularly recognising new practices and procedures established to tackle this…
In this podcast we will discuss the role and responsibilities of safeguarding focals with CAFOD, SCIAF and Trócaire Joint Office (CST) Women Empowerment Programme Coordinator and safeguarding focal, Kassach Abegaz. እ.ኤ.አ. ሴፕቴምበር 2020 በማዕከላችን…
The podcast hosts a discussion of two of UNICEF’s experts on SEA and GBV, Lorenza Trulli and Sunita Palekar Joergensen tell more about how to promote a survivor-centred approach in SEA and GBV service provision. The discussion addresses recent SEA…
In the last 20 years, successive SEA scandals have made media headlines: revelations that peacekeepers in Bosnia were involved in sex trafficking were followed by reports of aid workers raping or engaging in transactional sex in refugee camps in…