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JOB OPPORTUNITIES - Issue 192, 30 July 2004

1. HIV/AIDS Consultant - Western Kenya

Doctors of the World (DOW), USA, is seeking an HIV/AIDS Consultant to set up field operations and conduct on-the-ground assessment and programme development, to be based in Western Kenya, working in West Pokot, Kapenguria, and Eldoret.

It is expected that the Consultant will be hired by the end of August, 2004. An initial three-month contract may be followed by renewal as a staff position.


  • Three to five years of work in international public health with experience related to HIV/AIDS
  • Experience in programme assessment, design and implementing, along with budget and fiscal oversight
  • Familiarity with USAID and other relevant donors
  • Excellent written and oral English skills and IT proficiency
  • MPH or equivalent required

To apply send a CV and cover letter by email to:
, Subject: HIV/AIDS Consultant Search.
Fax: (212) 226-7026
Post: Doctors of the World-USA, 375 West Broadway, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10012.

No phone calls, please. Due to volume of applications received at DOW, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.




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The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis & Malaria
International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
International HIV/AIDS Alliance
International Council of AIDS Services Organisations (ICASO)

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PlusNews is produced under the banner of RHAIN, the Southern African Regional HIV/AIDS Information Network. RHAIN's members currently include:

  • IRIN
  • Inter Press Service (IPS)
  • Health Systems Trust
  • Health & Development Networks
  • GTZ/Afronets

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