Health Care in Danger is a Movement-wide initiative led by the ICRC aimed at reducing the incidence of violence and attacks against healthcare, as well as at mitigating the impact of such violence and attacks in countries affected by conflict and other emergencies.
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Organization: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) works worldwide to provide humanitarian assistance to people affected by conflict and armed violence. They take action in response to emergencies and at the same time promote respect for international humanitarian law. ICRC is an independent and neutral organization, and its mandate stems essentially from the Geneva Conventions of 1949.
Duty Station: Geneva
Open To: Candidates having a strong professional experience public health, global health, health systems, health management or humanitarian health.
Timeframe: until end of 2020
Deadline: 23rd June 2019
Job description: Main duties and responsibilities:
- The HCiD Health Adviser is responsible for determining the right integration of practical tools to improve the security of delivery and access to healthcare in countries affected by armed conflict and violence into internal working modalities;
- the role of the HCiD Health Advisor is also to work with a global community of professional healthcare associations, operational agencies and academics around the issue of protection of healthcare.
- Proven professional experience in public health, global health, health systems, health management or humanitarian health;
- clinical background is a strong asset;
- fluent English (both written and oral). French, Russian, Arabic or Spanish an asset.
Application process: Please, sign in if you do not have an account and fill the application form with the required information.
International Committee of the Red Cross
19 Avenue de la paix
Tel: +41 22 734 60 01
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