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IMPACT Initiatives: Facilitator for NFI workshop in Nairobi 7-9 December 

We are looking for a facilitator to support the NFI workshop organised by the Global Shelter Cluster in Nairobi between 7 and 9 December 2016. The specific ToRs outlining the tasks required can be found here.

If you are interested in this consultancy, IMPACT Initiatives would need to receive your expression of interest by 25 November 12:00 Geneva time (by e-mail). Your response should include:

  • Your CV
  • Your daily fee rate and other potential related costs (total of 7 working days, including 3 working days pre-event preparation and 1 day for writing the workshop report)
  • Confirmation of your availability for the dates outlined
  • Confirmation of insurance (medical / repatriation) during your stay in Nairobi

IMPACT will be covering the travel costs and accommodation during the stay and will be responsible for bookings. 

IFRC: GSC Consultancy to evaluate Strategy 2013-2017 

The Global Shelter Cluster (GSC) seeks to evaluate its Strategy 2013-2017, to assess progress in its implementation, identify achievements and possible gap areas, and make recommendations for the last year of implementation and the development of the next GSC Strategy. Interested candidates, please send your CV and a letter of interest to pablo.medina@ifrc.org as soon as possible and no later than November 30, 2016.

More information can be found on ReliefWeb.


FMR issue on ‘Shelter in displacement’: call for articles

Forced Migration Review issue 55, to be published in June 2017, will examine the variety of shelter and settlement responses found, employed and created by, and created for, displaced people. It will look at the possibilities and limitations of community planning and design in responses to displacement and at examples of good practice, in order to improve understanding of and practice in offering shelter and settlement support for displaced people. This is an international forum for practitioners, advocates, policymakers and researchers to share experience, debate perspectives and offer recommendations. FMR is published in English, Arabic, French and Spanish, and disseminated worldwide. Free of charge in print and online.

Full call for articles is at www.fmreview.org/shelter. Deadline for submission of articles: 13th February 2017. If interested in submitting an article, please email fmr@qeh.ox.ac.uk with a proposed outline. Guidelines for authors are at www.fmreview.org/writing-fmr