IFED is currently looking for National representatives for African countries (apart from Cameroon and Burkina Faso). The selected candidates will facilitate the development of IFED’s activities in the concerned country. Interested candidates are requested to apply by sending their CV and a cover letter through email no later than October 20, 2020 at midnight (GMT time).
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Gabon Country Office is looking for a consultant for the design and production of two guides for civil society organizations (CSOs) and village committees on FSC certification in Gabon.
The main objective is to produce two simplified operational guides on FSC certification for CSOs and gabonese village committees to advocate for the implementation of voluntary environmental and social commitments made by companies. Deadline for applications: September 19, 2020.
The data management Assistant is required to help with the correct identification of species on camera trap images, in order to successfully complement the dataset that has been gathered for the FSC impact study. Deadline for applications: 4th September 2020.
Call for expression of interest for principal operator in charge of short-term technical assistance in the field of professional training (ADEFAC project)
RIFFEAC and ATIBT, respectively project management, and delegate project management of the “Support to the development of professional training for the forest and wood sector in Central Africa” project (ADEFAC), financed by the French Agency for Development (AFD), launch a call for expression of interest to engage the principal operator in charge of short-term technical assistance to the ADEFAC project.
WWF call for expressions of interest - The development of an African regional synthesis report on the sixth biodiversity national reports
WWF in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Union Commission as members of the Informal Biodiversity Support Group (IBSG) to the African Group of Negotiators (AGN) in view of reinforcing Africa’s position in the post 2020 GBF process is launching a call for expression of interest for a qualified consultant to carry out this study. Closing date: August 25, 2020.
It is with immense delight that we proudly invite you to the 27th Annual Conference of the Cameroon Bio-science Society (CBS) (Bioscience 2020), to be held at the University of Douala, from December 1st - 5 th, 2020.
The Forestry Officer reports to the Senior Forestry Officer and Team Leader, FAO-EU FLEGT Programme, under the overall supervision of the Director of the Forestry Policy and Resources Division and in close coordination with the Regional and Subregional Forestry Officers for the African region. Closure Date: 21/Aug/2020, 10:59:00 PM
The mission is twofold: To engender the political will of European – particularly EU - decision-makers to provide for adequate technical and financial means for the effective implementation of commitments and outcomes stemming from key African regional and subregional policy fora addressing wildlife trade problems – with an emphasis on Central Africa and its Congo Basin… Closing date: 23 August 2020.
Financial support available for producer organisations in Africa from the Belgian Trade for Development Centre – Fairwild
The Belgian Trade for Development Centre (TDC) has launched a call for proposals for African Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) and producer organisations active in sustainable production and trade. Applications must be submitted by 10th September 2020.
The Rainforest XPRIZE will accelerate the innovation of autonomous technologies needed for biodiversity assessment and will enhance our understanding of rainforest ecosystems by using rapid data integration to provide new wisdom about the forest as well as inspire new investment and exploration. The Rainforest XPRIZE will reveal the true potential of the standing forest, accelerating the development of new, just, and sustainable bioeconomies.