Position: Regional Policy and Advocacy Officer
Location: Lomé, Togo (West Africa)
Contract Type: Fixed Term for One Year, September 1, 2023 - August 31, 2024
About Caritas Africa
Caritas Africa is formally linked to the Catholic Church as one of the 7 Regions of the global Caritas Internationalis Confederation. Africa Region groups together 46 National Caritas organisations in 46 African countries including adjacent islands in the Atlantic and Indian oceans.
Caritas Africa is an International non-profit charity organisation headquartered in Lomé, Togo; whose function is to promote cooperation and harmonize the work of Caritas members of the Africa Region, in conformity with the priorities determined by the General Assembly of Caritas Internationalis (CI).
The purpose of Caritas Africa is to assist the Catholic Church in Africa in carrying out its social-pastoral ministry of: spreading charity and justice by assisting the poor and the needy, responding to humanitarian emergencies, promoting community development and resilience and, advocating for peace and respect for the human rights according to the Holy Scriptures and the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Download the entire Vacancy Announcement Position: Regional Policy and Advocacy Officer, Lomé, Togo (West Africa) here: https://caritaszambia.org/phocadownload/general/Policy-and-Advocacy-Officer-22062023.pdf