Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality. CRS’ relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance and peacebuilding.
CRS/Sudan is as dynamic and diverse as the needs of the people we serve. Since 1978, CRS/Sudan has been assisting the people of Sudan across five core sectors across the emergency, recovery, and development spectrum. In recent years, CRS Sudan has been undergoing a transformation as new opportunity for resiliency programming emerges and the environment opens for deeper involvement of humanitarian organizations. CRS/Sudan's flagship DFID-funded Taadoud program (2014-2022), and USAID/BHA funded RISING (2019-2021). BMZ-funded RAID program is another example of CRS/Sudan's integrated resiliency programming. Sudan remains one of the world's most protracted humanitarian crisis, in this context CRS continues to provide emergency assistance throughout Sudan with core funding from WFP, USAID/BHA and UNICEF. five Darfur states and the Red Sea.
Building Social Cohesion and Sustainable Peace (BSCSP) project, a 24-month initiative that aims to contribute towards inclusive peacebuilding in Mukjar and Wadi Salih localities, Central Darfur-Sudan. BSCSP will improve relationships and prevent future conflicts between competing groups in mukjar and wadi salih locality. Building on successes from previous and current peacebuilding work and best practices gained, Catholic Relief Services (CRS) will address conflict triggers, while introducing innovative, cost-efficient measures to address the root causes of conflict in the targeted areas.
The Project I (PM) will lead the field and overall implementation of UNDCPSFin close collaboration with the Head of Office and Head of Programs/Deputy Head of Programs. The PM in collaboration with the project team is responsible for planning, managing, coordinating, and monitoring project activities as per donor requirements and CRS regulations as well as build and maintain relationships with partners and other project stakeholders to assist the achievement of the project objectives, advancing Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS) work serving the poor and vulnerable. The PM’s management skills and knowledge will ensure that the Sudan Country Program (CP) delivers high-quality programming and continuously works towards improving the impact of its programming.