Istituto Oikos (www.istituto-oikos.org) began its work in Milan in 1996, and it now operates in Europe and in developing countries to promote responsible management of natural resources and spread more sustainable life models as tools for socio-economic development and to fight poverty. The vision of Istituto Oikos — a future in which ecology, economy and equity are integrated, reconciling the needs of men and the environment. The Mission — to contribute to conserving ecosystems by promoting development with professionalism, innovation and participation.
On April 25th, the north of Mozambique was hit by Kenneth, the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded in this area, classified with strength 4 on a scale that reaches a maximum of 5. Strong winds with peaks up to 200 km and incessant rains have destroyed entire villages in the Quirimbas archipelago. To face the cyclone emergency, Istituto Oikos has activated 3 emergency response programs in Ibo district in the WASH, SHELTER and PUBLIC STRUCTURE RESTRUCTURING sectors, financed by institutional donors (IOM, UNICEF, GAIN) and private funds.
The chosen candidate will take care of promoting and coordinating the local office in the country. In particular, orienting strategies, promoting fundraising and supervising and coordinating programs, projects and activities carried out in Ibo District.