Syria Emergency
With no end in sight to the conflict, the future of children is increasingly bleak. More

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The Council of the Foundation is made up of representatives of volunteer networks as well as specialists in humanitarian work, public health, finance, law, marketing and economics.

The Supervisory Board's role is to oversee the organisation of the Foundation. It is also responsible for monitoring ongoing activities, administration, use of the Foundation's resources, risk management and regulation.

Meet the executive team that leads our staff in Lausanne, Zurich - and in more than 30 countries around the world.

Everyone at Terre des hommes is committed to making the greatest possible, positive impact on the lives of the world's children. We would like you to meet…


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Syria Emergency

3 million children have fled Syria.


Job vacancies

  • 1 April 2018 - - Roster

    Administration, HR, Finance H/F

    We are looking for personnel at different hierarchical levels of responsibility to implement and manage a scope of administrative, finance and human resources-related activities, and, depending on the level of responsibility, technical advising. ...

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  • 8 April 2018 - Temporary contract - Maiduguri

    Deputy Country Representative Maiduguru

    The Deputy CR – is a member of the Coordination team and plays a key role in the overall development, and implementation of Tdh programming and support services in Nigeria :...

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  • 9 April 2018 - Temporary contract - Bagdad

    Wash BCC Advisor - Erbil - Bagdad

    He/she will be based in Erbil / Bagdad with regular field project visit in Shergat, Kirkouk, Tal Afar and Anah....

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  • 9 April 2018 - Temporary contract - Maiduguri

    Child Protection Coordinator - Maiduguri

    The Child Protection Coordinator will be responsible for providing strategic direction and vision to the Tdh’s Child Protection programming and for the implementation, management, monitoring and evaluation of the Child Protection Response in North-East Nigeria. He/She will work with the Country...

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  • 9 April 2018 - Temporary contract - Monguno

    Child Protection Project Manager - Monguno

    •He/She is in charge of the implementation and supervision of the Child Protection project in Monguno (Kukawa & Kross Kawa) Borno State, Nigeria. He/she contributes to the development of a CP project strategy at country level together with the Protection Coordinator, the Child Protection Expert...

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  • 1 May 2018 - Permanent contract - Lausanne

    Roving Risk Specialist H/F

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  • 1 May 2018 - Temporary contract - Juba

    Coordinateur Logistique H/F

    The Logistics Coordinator reports to the Country representative, and is in charge and responsible of all of the logistics for the delegation, the residence of the expatriates and the projects:...

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  • 2 April 2018 - Permanent contract - Lausanne

    Chargé(e) de Programmes DAH

    Dans votre fonction et grâce à votre personnalité entreprenante, vous assurez le suivi opérationnel des programmes et projets de Tdh dans les différents pays d’intervention de la division d’aide humanitaire (DAH), vous apportez un appui technique, administratif et analytique aux...

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