• Contract
  • Kenya
  • Posted 5 days ago


The Humanitarian Advocacy Advisor for the Horn of Africa (HoA) will help CARE regional workplace efforts to affect donors, UN businesses, companions and governments on the humanitarian crises within the area, with a selected concentrate on the present meals safety disaster. They may work together with the Regional Director and Regional Advocacy Coordinator to symbolize CARE in Humanitarian Fora within the area.

They may work to make sure that the various wants of all crisis-affected individuals are met and their rights—beneath worldwide humanitarian, human rights, and refugee legislation—are protected. They may help efforts to additional principled humanitarian entry, safe unfettered and protected humanitarian entry; shield humanitarian employees and conflict-affected populations; and deal with humanitarian entry impediments.

They may help humanitarian capability constructing and formulate advocacy positions/messages, insurance policies, and steerage paperwork for the HoA area Nation Workplaces. They may help and lead advocacy initiatives within the area.


Humanitarian Advocacy & Coverage

·Work with the ECA Regional Workforce, Nation places of work, CARE USA Humanitarian Affairs, and members of the CARE confederation to establish, and elevate related humanitarian advocacy points at numerous ranges.

Exterior Illustration

·Symbolize CARE on the regional stage with key humanitarian stakeholders (UN businesses, peer NGOs, donors, and many others.) and in regional fora, in addition to in nation particular occasion primarily based on Nation Workplaces request.

Capability Constructing/System Strengthening/Relationship Improvement

·Present advocacy and coverage capacity-building and technical help to the HOA nation places of work work with them to arrange inside and exterior messaging and speaking factors as wanted.

Thought Management, Analysis, & Studying

·Distill what CARE and companions are studying from multi-country advocacy initiatives, corresponding to meals insecurity/the starvation disaster, localization, Gender Primarily based Violence and gender, in coordination with world, regional, and nationwide groups and supply the evaluation to translate studying into coverage asks.


  • Diploma in a associated discipline (worldwide affairs, legislation, humanitarian research, social sciences, girls’s research, and many others.) and 5+ years related humanitarian advocacy expertise – ideally within the area.
  • Complete understanding of the humanitarian structure, together with governing and taking part our bodies, on the worldwide, regional, and nation ranges.
  • Demonstrated observe document in humanitarian advocacy, significantly in designing humanitarian advocacy initiatives and producing coverage and advocacy message and steerage.
  • Excellent analytic talents.
  • Wonderful written and spoken English language abilities.
  • Sturdy communication and diplomatic abilities, together with in cross-cultural work contexts.
  • Sound private organizational abilities, together with glorious time administration, capacity to fulfill deadlines, prioritize duties, and work beneath stress.

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