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Sarah Thomas de Benitez

CSC CEO Succession

Sadly Dr. Sarah Thomas de Benitez will be stepping down from her CEO role at the end of the year, due to her family’s expedited relocation to Asia at the end of this year. In her time at the helm, Sarah has made an enormous contribution to the CSC: creating our 5-year strategy, building and bringing stability to the Executive team, spearheading the UN General Comment initiative, strengthening research, and beginning to place the organisation on a more even keel through diverse sources of funding. Continue reading

CSC is recruiting a Digital Officer

As Digital Officer (Shared Learning), you will develop CSC’s digital content across a number of platforms, including its online Global Resource Centre.

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CSC is recruiting a Resilience Project Manager

The role of the Resilience Project Manager is to lead delivery of CSC’s 2-year Oak Foundation-funded “Building with Bamboo’’ project, engaging with the CSC membership to implement a sustainable Network Strategy beyond the life of the project.

Please download the full Job description using the link Resilience Manager JD 271015

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CSC and its members work for street children’s rights in West Africa

Consortium for Street Children, members and partners mobilized to work for street-connected children’s rights at a recent workshop in West Africa.

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CSC Advocacy & Research and Communications & Fundraising Interns opportunities

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic intern to support our Advocacy Manager and Advocacy and Research Officer from September 2015 – February 2016 for 3 days per week, and for a Communications and Fundraising intern to support our external communication and fundraising work on a part-time basis.

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CSC speaks up for street children at UN consultation on armed violence

In July 2015, the Consortium for Street Children was represented at a high-level UN consultation on armed violence in the community and children’s right to freedom from violence.

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Alison Lane: Director of CSC Member JUCONI Mexico

The Consortium for Street Children community, comprising more than 80 organisations and active in 130 countries, sends our deepest condolences to an outstanding member of our community, JUCONI Mexico, on the death of Alison Lane, its Director General for over 20 years.

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UNCRC to develop General Comment on Children in Street Situations

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child will develop a General Comment on Children in Street Situations, this comes two decades after the UN General Assembly first called for a General Comment on street children. Continue reading