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New Humanitarian Coordinator at IAS

DZ-2-MilwardEditedGrade1000x300From left: IAS CEO Daniel Zetterlund together with IAS new Humanitarian Coordinator Milward Mwamvani

January 25, 2016 | Posted in All Countries, Humanitarian intervention, Press release, Quality, Security, Thematic areas | By

January 25th, 2016 IAS continues to expand, and this week we are really happy to have our new Humanitarian Coordinator Milward Mwamvani with us at the Head Office. Milward will be responsible for all IAS humanitarian activities and interventions and

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Action Against Alcohol

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December 17, 2015 | Posted in Action Against Alcohol, Civil Society Development (CSD), Uganda | By

Some years ago, Pader district in northern Uganda had a widespread alcohol abuse. It resulted in much domestic violence and many children dropped out of school. Abel Murungu is Community Development Officer at IAS and is one of those who

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IAS celebrated Disability Day in Ethiopia and Tanzania

Children performed to create awareness for people with disabilities in Mawenzusi, Tanzania.Children performing in Mawenzusi, Tanzania to advocate for their rights

December 16, 2015 | Posted in Business partnerships, Countries, Ethiopia, Inclusive Education, Inclusive Education (IE), Tanzania | By

December 16th, 2015 One of IAS core areas is Inclusive Education and last week the International day of People with Disabilities was celebrated by IAS in Tanzania and Ethiopia. Here are some greetings from the field: 4 000 gathered in

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From wheelbarrow to wheelchair

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December 3, 2015 | Posted in Business partnerships, Inclusive Education, Inclusive Education (IE), Somalia/Somaliland, Thematic areas | By

December 3rd 2015, Somalia/Somaliland IAS is doing a lot of work for persons with disabilities and today on International Day of Persons with Disabilities we want to higlight this storey from the field: For ten years 17 year old Hodan

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IAS takes action for Climate Justice

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November 25, 2015 | Posted in Business partnerships, Upcoming events | By

November 25th, 2015 Monday the 30th of November the Climate Change Conference (COP21) starts in Paris as an important step towards a future with reduced carbon dioxide. IAS is through the network EU-CORD part of the campaign Act Now for

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IAS country directors meet in Sweden

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIAS staff meet regularly. Picture show country directors and program managers in Kenya last month.

November 18, 2015 | Posted in General, Quality | By

IAS has ten program countries and each country has one local office or more. Despite the distance our staff come together regularly and this week are wehappy to welcome our 10 country directors to Sweden. -This week we will come

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Meet our new interns

Leah ConorFrom left: David, Conor and Leah have joined our Internship Program Steps for Life

November 4, 2015 | Posted in Business partnerships, General, Humanitarian intervention, Inclusive Education | By

November 4th, 2015, Sweden Did you know IAS has an Internship Programme called Step for Life? Say hi to our new interns Leah, David and Conor to find out more about what you can do as an intern at IAS. Leah, David

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