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The IRC’s impact at a glance

Our work

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.

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In 2016, the IRC and its partner organizations: 

  • Helped more than 24 million people gain access to primary and reproductive health care.
  • Vaccinated more than 173,000 children under the age of one against measles.
  • Supported 2,507 clinics and health facilities that helped 171,000 women deliver healthy babies.
  • Supported more than 21,000 community health workers to treat communicable diseases in children under age 5 and treated more than 186,000 children under the age of five for acute malnutrition.
  • Gave 3.8 million people access to clean drinking water or sanitation.
  • Provided schooling and educational opportunities to more than 1.5 million children; trained more than 33,000 educators and supported more than 11,000 schools.
  • Provided counseling, care, and support to more than 42,000 vulnerable children and trained more than 2,200 child protection workers.
  • Created or supported 2,000 village savings and loan associations that benefited more than 58,000 members who saved more than $2.4 million.
  • Helped more than 4,000 people access financial services.

Responding to the world’s worst humanitarian crises in a great variety of roles, the International Rescue Committee’s staff is a force for humanity and hope. If you’re skilled and passionate, we’d like to add your energy to ours.


What is it like to work for the IRC?

The IRC applies our mission of care and protection to those who fulfill it—our staff. We are committed to promoting their safety and wellness, and to providing them with an environment of respect in which to work.

The IRC values the diversity of our staff and recognizes that our work is best accomplished through the true collaboration of individuals from many cultures with a great variety of skills and perspectives. In support of this core value, the IRC maintains and enforces policies to foster relationships that respect the dignity and worth of each individual.

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The mission of the IRC is to help people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future.


Where we focus

The IRC will put in place high-impact, cost-effective solutions that help people affected by crisis. We’ll also use our learning and experience to shape humanitarian policy and practice in ways that improve the lives of more people worldwide. And in all of our work we will focus on breaking down each of the barriers faced by women and girls.

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The purpose of the IRC’s Direct Marketing USA unit within the Marketing Department is to help the IRC maximize revenue from individuals who have demonstrated an interest in supporting our mission. Our focus is to engage, cultivate, retain and upgrade individuals whose highest contribution is under $10,000 in order to build a solid base of committed supporters around the world.
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New York, United States
NGO
Contract
Competitive
The health technical unit is organized in four sectors; primary health, reproductive health, environmental health and nutrition. The structure emphasizes a clear division of roles between technical assistance core and important functions versus other specialized support/thought leadership functions in order to best meet the needs of country programs and regions.
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New York, United States
NGO
Contract
Competitive
The Primary Health Technical Advisor (TA) will spend at least 80% of their time delivering technical assistance in-person and remotely to country program colleagues, coordinating within the health unit and with other technical units and departments, and on staff supervision and management.
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New York, United States
NGO
Contract
Competitive
The Reproductive Health Technical Advisor (TA) will spend at least 80% of their time delivering technical assistance in-person and remotely to country program colleagues in Africa, the Middle East, or Asia.  This is a primarily field facing position with the central responsibility focused on program quality.
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Company Statistics

Founded

1933; 84 years ago

Headquarters

Chanin Building New York City, New York, U.S.