Search For Jobs offers in Uganda
Job Title: Justice and Peace Officer – IRC Uganda Jobs 2022
Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Duty Station: Bidibidi, Uganda
International Rescue Committee (IRC) Profile
Founded in 1933, the International Rescue Committee (www.rescue.org) is a world leader in relief, rehabilitation, and post-conflict development services for those uprooted or affected by violent conflict and oppression. The IRC is currently working in over 40 countries around the world, addressing both the immediate and lifesaving needs of conflict affected people in emergencies and the reconstruction needs of post-conflict societies.
The IRC began programming in northern Uganda in 1998 in response to mass displacement and devastation wrought by rebel group, the Lord’s Resistance Army. In 2002, the IRC expanded to the remote, conflict-affected region of Karamoja and in 2011, began working with refugees in Kampala. Monitoring the influx of South Sudanese refugees at the end of 2015, the IRC began scaling up its response to refugees arriving in the West Nile region. By promoting durable solutions that deliver on the interdependent aims of saving lives, strengthening institutions, and supporting social cohesion, the IRC in Uganda is laying the building blocks for long-term stability and development – bringing people from harm to home. The IRC currently works in 9 districts in Uganda, including Kitgum, Lamwo, Kyegegwa, Moroto, Amudat, Yumbe, Arua, Kasese and Kampala. The IRC will be moving into additional/new locations in refugee settlements in Kiryandongo and Zombo.
The IRC is implementing an EU funded project titled “Strengthening Integrated Systems to accelerate access to Gender, Child and Youth Justice” with the goal of promoting peaceful and safe coexistence under the rule of Law in Yumbe and Lamwo districts. funding from the European Union.
IRC is currently looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking, self-motivated, and resilient person to join our team to support the effective delivery of the organization’s mission
The Justice and Peace Officer will be responsible for implementing the project on “strengthening integrated Systems to accelerate access to Gender, Child and Youth Justice” and conduct activities such as legal information sessions, assessments, detention facility visits and protection monitoring activities.
The Justice and Peace Officer Reports to the Senior Justice and Peace Officer and will be Based within the refugee community in Bidibidi, Yumbe.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Minimum Qualifications for IRC Uganda Jobs 2022
Experience, Skills and Abilities:
All interested and suitably qualified candidates should submit their applications through the link below.
Deadline: May 31st 2022
No employer should ask you for money in return for advancement in the recruitment process or for being offered a position. Please contact Fresher Jobs Uganda if it ever happens with any of the jobs that we advertise.