Posts Tagged ‘Beirut’

Iran — Can Human Rights Defenders start thinking about a safe return?

November 19, 2013

#Iran-can-activists-return

Things are clearly changing in Iran. It is too early to think that human rights defenders can all safely go back, but the fact that Arseh Sevom – a moderate and informative blog voice on Iran –  devotes a part of today’s post by Peyman Majidzadeh to this question is telling. Here are some excerpts: Read the rest of this entry »

Job opportunity in Beirut for Communication Officer, deadline 7 October

October 2, 2013

Justice without Frontiers (JWF) a secular, nonprofit, NGO in Lebanon seeks a (part-time) Communication Officer whose key responsibilities are:

● To develop and implement an integrated media strategy

● To document the process of preparation of JWF activities

● Deliver high quality local, national (and in some instances international) media coverage for JWF projects.

● Responsible for delivering accurate, timely and compelling information and stories that illustrate and raise the profile of projects implemented by JWF.

● Write & produce content – for the website and external media outlets such as Facebook sub-pages, e-actions, emails, and web pages.

● Monitor and evaluate media coverage generated and to draw lessons to improve coverage.

● Build and maintain excellent relationships with key media players, journalists and broadcasters in Lebanon and regionally and internationally.

● Develop and regularly maintain a national database of media contacts.

● Coordinate the production of IEC materials related to the project: billboard-posters-pamphlets-newsletter-song&hellipetc

● Review and assist in the development of proposals, progress reports, and final reports as per donor requirements

Among the Qualifications and Competencies:

● A Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field.

● Knowledge of local, national and international media (including press, internet, print)

● Native Arabic and excellent English skills (writing, reading, and correspondence).

● IT skills (Word, Excel, power point&hellip)

To Apply:  submit a cover letter describing your experience what you would bring to the organization, and your salary requirements; along with a CV and contact information for three professional references; and send to: jwficc@yahoo.com; jwf@jwf.org.lb by October 7, 2013.

http://www.jwf.org.lb/about/