Climate Change Resource and Partnerships Coordinator, PECCN, CARE International
Based in: Washington D.C, USA
Languages: English, Swahili, French
Dorcas joined PECCN on secondment from CARE USA in November 2013. Dorcas provides support on climate change related issues to programmers, fundraisers and partnership managers across the CARE confederation. Based in Washington D.C., the position works closely with CARE USA. A core function is to increase CARE’s profile and effectiveness in leveraging funding and research on just and gender equitable approaches to climate change. Working with CARE members and teams, Dorcas is improving organisational access to resources and partnerships that further CARE’s climate change work.
Dorcas brings over 12 years’ experience working with CARE, from country office to CARE confederate member level. Her experience ranges across the themes of maternal health, HIV and AIDS, social protection, financial inclusion and food and nutrition security from a rights-based perspective, and from design and implementation of projects to research, policy analysis and advocacy.