The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) and Danish Demining Group (DDG) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in 1956 that works in more than 30 countries throughout the world, including Sudan. DRC/DDG fulfils its mandate by providing direct assistance to conflict-affected populations, including refugees, internally displaced people and host communities. Under its mandate, the organization focuses on emergency humanitarian response, rehabilitation, post-conflict recovery and humanitarian mine-action.
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) has been operational in Sudan since 2004, focusing primarily on the conflict in Darfur. DRC devoted, on the basis of humanitarian principles to securing the Protection of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs), and to promoting long term solutions to the problems of forced displacement. DRC works in the context of conflict-induced displacement of populations and in return and reintegration situations
Overall purpose of the role:
The Protection Assistant (Case Management) is responsible for effectively contributing to the DRC’s protection Programme by being directly responsible for the implementation of a case management process for
Individuals with critical protection needs. To this end, and under the supervision of the Protection Team Leader (Case Management) and of the Protection Manager, the Protection Assistant is responsible for analyzing the protection needs of a small caseload of individuals and for developing and implementing appropriate protection responses. The Protection Assistant is expected to build positive relationships with individual beneficiaries, local communities and humanitarian partners as relevant so as to ensure quality and efficiency in the delivery of services.