International Medical Corps has been operating in CAR since 2007, primarily in the north-eastern regions of Vakaga and Haute-Kotto. International Medical Corps remains one of the only international organizations providing health and protection assistance in each of these regions. International Medical Corps has also been supporting Sudanese refugee in Ouaka prefecture in the south of the country since 2010. This program closed in December 2016. As of 2014, International Medical Corps has expanded its areas of operation to include Bouca sub-prefecture in the northwest. Due to return of stable context, IMC withdrew its support in the area in July 2017 and continued its support in new area Bambari. As of February 2018, IMC addresses the primary health care, nutrition and protection needs of vulnerable people in Vakaga, Haute Kotto, and Ouaka prefectures.
The Country Security Manager (CSM) works at the direction of the Country Director, and reports on technical issues to the Director of Global Security and the Deputy Director of Global Security. The primary function of the Country Security Manager is to provide assistance to the Country Director on all issues of safety and security as they relate to staff and programs in the country in which they work. The Country Security Manager over sees daily security management in their country program and manages National Security Officers as well as trains and mentors Security Focal Points. The Country Security Manager will monitor and assess security conditions, and makes recommendations to the Country Director as appropriate. The Country Director is the direct supervisor to the CSM, but the Director of Global Security (DGS) is the technical manager for the CSM.
1. Security Management
3. Human Resources
4. Training/ Capacity Building
5. Working Relationships
7. Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.