OVCI (Volunteer Organization for International Cooperation) is an Italian Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that strives for the promotion of an equal human development and effective holistic inclusion of people with disabilities (pwd)- particularly children. OVCI started its activity in Sudan in 1983 and nowadays runs two polyvalent rehabilitation centers in partnership with Usratuna Sudanese Association for Disabled Children (USADC). Opened in 2008, the first centre is located in Arda street and includes physiotherapy and speech therapy. The second one, inaugurated in 2010, lies in the area of Dar El Salaam (Umbedda), block 5. Services provided are: community-based inclusive development (CBID) home visits, physiotherapy, speech therapy and a pediatric and maternal clinic which is managed as a model of Family Medicine. Plus, through the collaboration with the local partner USADC, OVCI implement activities in the field of inclusive education, working inclusion and raising awareness and advocacy for pwd.
OVCI is looking for a project assistant that will work in the Omdurman office (Arda street, near Ahfad) 5 days a week, from 07.30 to 15.30, supporting the project manager in the implementation of all the projects for the inclusion of children and pwd.