Joining Forces to End Violence Against Children is a global collaboration between 6 leading child rights organisations – ChildFund, Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages, Terre des Hommes and World Vision. In Uganda the Joining Forces Coalition (JFC) focuses on ending violence against children in schools. Working together means we can better influence policy and decision makers, influence community practices, share expertise, information and innovation; scale up what works and maximize our impact.
The Campaign Coordinator is responsible for the overall coordination between the six Joining Forces coalition members. S/he leads on the design of the joint campaign plan to End Corporal Punishment in Schools and ensures effective implementation of the campaign, including advocacy, research and public campaigning and mobilisation at national and community level. S/he coordinates activities across partners and engages external stakeholders, and will also be responsible for identifying funding opportunities. The Campaign Coordinator liases with the global JFC Secretariat and Project Manager and works closely with the Technical Experts of the JFC members in country. S/he reports periodically to the CD Steering Group.
Qualifications and Experience Essential
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
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