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Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Programme - Red Cross Hygiene Promotion and Water Supply vacancy
Please apply online via the British Red Cross website http://www.redcross.org.uk/en/About-us/Jobs/
For further information about this role or if you are unable to apply online please contact Arbie Baguios on firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 7877 5057 quoting ref number REQ0000007LP
ACF mission in Kurdistan is looking for a WASH head of department, based in Erbil.
ACTED are looking for a WASH PM in Maban, South Sudan.
WASH coordinators wanted for Yemen and Iraq
Action Contre le Faim are urgently looking for two WASH coordinators in Yemen and Iraq. Details can be found at :
They also have project management positions open in Yemen, Iraq , Jordan and Afghanistan
Andrew Cotton takes over the Chair of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC)
Andrew Cotton from the Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) of the School of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University took over as the Interim Chair of the Steering Committee (the board of governance) of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), a Geneva-based organisation which is part of the United Nations family (UNOPS).
The WSSCC manages the Global Sanitation Fund of some $50 million of international donor funding annually. Over recent years the fund has supported improved sanitation and hygiene for over 7 million people in 11 countries.
Cyclone Pam: Emergency publications free to download
Free resources available to download.
WHO/WEDC TECHNICAL NOTES FOR EMERGENCIES
EMERGENCY WATER SOURCES: Guidelines for selection and treatment
EXCRETA DISPOSAL IN EMERGENCIES: A field manual
EMERGENCY SANITATION: Assessment and programme design