Economic Justice Co-ordinator
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The East African Regional Office is responsible for 7 countries in East Africa, including Kenya, Somalia, Uganda, Rwanda, Sudan, South Sudan and Ethiopia, with a current staff complement of approximately 3500 staff, and current expenditure of approximately $200 million each year.
Role Purpose: The purpose of the Economic Justice Coordinator is to developing a cutting edge investment in children (IiC) programme within the East Africa Regional Program (EARP) to ensure governments are obligated to their commitment in providing human and financial resources for children.
This is in line with article 4 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child known as general measures of implementation through social, economic, legislative and other areas.