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Background

Rural Initiative for Community Empowerment – West Nile (RICE-WN) is a registered Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in Uganda with headquarters found in Arua City, located on Plot 3B along Mvara-Oluko Road and with branch offices in Arua, Moyo and Nwoya districts. RICE-WN continues to make a profound and progressive contribution towards the development of communities in Uganda in the areas of Environment and Natural Resources, Sustainable Agriculture, Skills Development, Community Health and Integrated Humanitarian Response. RICE-WN with funding from STROMME foundation. The programmes include BONGA, ECCE, T-VET, and CMSG. 

Main Project Objectives

  • To improve enrolment, retention, and completion among girls and boys in primary schools. 
  • To socially empower adolescents through life skills and awareness sessions. 
  • To improve the economic wellbeing of the adolescents through vocational skills training. 
  • To reduce sexual gender-based violence in the target communities through awareness creation and advocacy against teenage pregnancy, child marriage and harmful socio-cultural norms.

Note: RICE-WN seeks to recruit suitably qualified candidates to fill the positions listed below and encourages all interested candidates to apply.

Application requirements: signed application letter, most recent CV, academic credentials, valid identity card, at least two reference letters directly addressed to RICEWN by either current/former employers or Referees and valid driving permit.

All applicants for the position of Animator should submit hand written applications with attached CV, academic credentials, introduction letter from RWC1 or LC1 of residence to RWC 2 office for refugees, Itula Subcounty CDO Office for host community. Females candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

All applications should be addressed to the Human Resource Officer RICE-WN P.O Box 481 Arua and must be submitted and received by 5:00pm of 10th February 2021.   

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Program Implementation

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Psychosocial coordinator

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Program Implementation

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Project Officer-Community Managed Savings Groups (CMSG)

3 months ago
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Program Implementation

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Project Officer–Community Vocational Skills Training (CVST)

3 months ago
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Program Implementation

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Project Officer-BONGA

3 months ago
Palorinya Refugee Settlement-Obongi District
Program Implementation

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Project Officer-Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)

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Program Implementation

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