How to Apply:Please submit a resume with cover letter. Applicants must apply through the WRI Careers portal to be considered. Provide technical support in favour of formalization and good governance of the artisanal logging, wood energy (charcoal and fuelwood) supply chain, and non-timber forest products (NTFP).
Under the authority and direct supervision of the Assistant Director-General of the Natural Sciences Sector, the incumbent will be responsible for the management of the Division’s human and financial resources, administration and operations, in line with the Organization’s policies and procedures. S/he will lead the Sector’s efforts in establishing and maintaining effective relations with relevant partners inside and outside the United Nations system; building and entertaining fundraising strategies and productive partnerships with donors.
Major functions: To Provides the Country Director and her team with in administrative services, ensures liaison with staff, stakeholders and partners. Reports to Country Director. Location: Yaoundé, Cameroon. Mission of the Department: To ensure a high performing Country Programme Office.Deadline for applications: 22nd April 2021.
ECA Fellowship Programme for Young African Professionals- (Multiple positions at multiple duty stations)
This Fellowship programme aims to provide practical, on-the-job experience to the young professionals in their early and middle career in the academy, public sector or international development in providing them exposure and learning in a multicultural environment of the UN and contribute to the work of ECA. Application deadline: Wednesday, 14 April 2021 at 11:59 p.m. Addis Ababa time.
The Project Officer will lead the research and analysis work of TRAFFIC in Central Africa with a focus on implementation of the Wildlife TRAPS annual workplan activities and deliverables. The role requires at least 5 years’ experience in wildlife conservation and sustainable development issues, preferably with an international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) or Inter-Governmental Organization (IGO) and a strong working knowledge of political and policy making processes within Central/West and East Africa. Deadline: 9th April 2021
The Senior Associate, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) is responsible for coordinating and carrying out MEL activities in Rainforest Alliance’s Projects’ in Cameroon and DRC. The Senior Associate MEL will support the projects by working with Rainforest Alliance staff, partners, consultants and stakeholders to build and manage a sound MEL system. Deadline: March 19, 2021
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is seeking a consultant to conduct an analysis of the drivers of biodiversity loss and impacting economic sectors in the Congo for national dialogues towards the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. Applications should be submitted by April 10, 2021 at 12:00 Central African Time.
This position should be filled by May 2021 with a limited contract for the duration of the Volkswagen Foundation project which is 3 years for the proposed research assistant (PhD candidate) position. The selected candidate will benefit from a salaried posi-tion according to the German salary TVL system (TV-L E13). Regular working hours are average of 65 % of a full position (currently 25,87 hours per week). Please apply by 03.03.2021 via the online application portal...
World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in Gabon seeks a Consultant for evaluation of project: “Securing Gabon’s Ecological Future”
The evaluator should also have proven experience with the evaluation of conservation projects implemented by nongovernmental organizations, as well as familiarity with the issues surrounding environmental best practice policies and implementation in palm oil and forestry. Central African experience would be much appreciated but is not obligatory. All candidates interested in conducting this evaluation on a consultant basis should submit, no later than February 28th 2021.
The ZSL Sustainable Business programme (ZSB) works to achieve a world where business practices protect & enhance biodiversity. ZSL is seeking a technical specialist with experience of soft-commodity supply chains in Africa and more broadly, expertise in tropical forestry. Closing date for applications: Midnight (23:59) Sunday 07 March 2021.