The Association for Development Cooperation (AGEH) is the human resources service of German Catholics for Development Cooperation. In the Civil Peace Service (CPS), we offer you the opportunity to perform a meaningful role in collaboration with local peace workers. The CPS is a programme for peace-building and the prevention of violence in crisis and conflict regions. It advocates a world in which conflicts are settled without violence and supports partner organisations in all phases of conflicts including conflict prevention, violence mitigation and post-conflict rehabilitation. Together with church and civil-social partners in South Sudan, the AGEH aims to contribute to civil conflict transformation using CPS peace-building measures.
To support our partner organization Jesuit Refugee Service, at the earliest opportunity, we are looking for a
Program coordinator (m/f/d), Juba, South Sudan
Your new field of activity
With the signing of the new peace agreements in August 2018, South Sudan, independent from Sudan since 2011 and thus the youngest country in the world, has reached an important point in its young history and is raising high hopes.
The Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) is a global humanitarian organization whose mission is to support refugees and defend their rights. In South Sudan, the aid is of particular benefit to internally displaced people in Yambio and Maban. JRS enables access to education, provides psychosocial support and promotes the sustainable development of people's independent livelihoods.
The current urgent concern of our partner organization is long-term strategic planning with a clear focus on peace-building, which includes training people involved in peace-related topics and closer cooperation with the communities.
You will be responsible for the following tasks:
Das Angebot der AGEH
We look forward to receiving your detailed application by 10.05.2019 at the latest.