Drk

German Red Cross (GRC)

http://www.drk.de/

Overview

  • Organization TypeImplementing NGO
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1864
To assist national sister societies in international co-operation upon request is a statutory responsibility of national German Red Cross headquarters and more specifically its international cooperation department, also in charge of representing the German Red Cross in dealings with the international institutions of the Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement. In its international humanitarian operations, GRC headquarters act as a part of the world-wide Red Cross Movement. The Red Cross/ Red Crescent Movement is comprised of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as well as more than 180 national Red Cross/ Red Crescent Societies world-wide. The co-operation among these components of the Movement is ruled by International Humanitarian Law, the Statutes of the Movement, the Principles and Rules for Disaster Relief and other international agreements.   WHAT WE DO The German Red Cross (GRC) co-operates with other national Red Cross/ Red Crescent societies, the International Federation of Red Cross/ Red Crescent Societies and the International Committee of the Red Cross in numerous missions concerning: -Emergency Response (Quick assignment of pre-trained personnel and pre-packaged material, provision of relief materials, donations and contributions in cash and in kind to partner organisations) -Rehabilitation after disasters (Rebuilding houses, medical facilities, and infrastructure after disasters) -Development and disaster preparedness projects with national sister societies of the Red Cross/ Red Crescent (Co-operation between national societies in order to become more effective in program development and implementation, mostly with a strong focus on disaster preparedness and disaster management capacities as well as monitoring, marketing and finance).

Where is German Red Cross (GRC)
Staff1Location of current staff
Jobs0
    Location of open jobs
    Projects7Location of contracts awarded

    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    8Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • Project Delegate
      Uganda
    • Chief Delegate/Representation
      Colombia

    Staff at German Red Cross (GRC) have experience in

    Sectors

    • reproductive health
    • development
    • disaster preparation
    • monitoring / evaluation
    • implementation

    Funders

    • ec
    • save the children international

    Countries

    • germany
    • sudan
    • bangladesh
    • haiti
    • pakistan

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • experience in recruitment
    • international experience
    • with experience in conflict areas

    Contact German Red Cross (GRC)

    Current staff

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    Company Offices
    • Germany (headquarters)
    • Berlin
    • DRK-Generalsekretariat Carstennstr. 58

    Experience

    Primary sectors

    Reproductive Health
    Trade Promotion
    Monitoring / Evaluation
    Local Government
    Performance Measurement
    Logistics / Supplies
    Slums / Housing
    Architecture / Design
    Children
    Personnel / Human Resources

    Contract Awards

    First aid and Medical Transportation for the People affected by the Syria Crisis

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Developing Human Capacity and Building Resilience in Support of the National Plan for Disaster Risk Management

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Strengthen the Resilience of Rural Communities: Enhancing Institutional Capacities in DRM and Reducing Disaster Related Risks

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Humanitarian Assistance to Population Affected by Armed Conflict

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Emergency Assistance in Health and Water to Communities Affected by Drought in Rural Communities

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Building Disaster Resilient Communities

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)

    Health and Nutrition Emergency Preparedness and Response for the War-Affected Population in Rural Areas

    EC - Directorate General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)