UCLA seeks a Business Case Consultant. UCLA, through its Congo Basin Institute (CBI), recently began a collaborative partnership to promote shade-grown cocoa as a conservation tool in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). During a one-year Phase I, the project will focus on developing a business case for private sector investment in sustainable cocoa production in DRC. Applications received before October 15 will be given priority.
The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) seeks a Chief of Party (COP). The Chief of Party will provide overall leadership, management and general technical direction for the anticipated public-private partnership project. The CoP will supervise key project staff and ensure compliance to private partner expectations and requirements, donor rules and regulations, JGI and government policies.
WCS is seeking a conservation manager. The Conservation Manager will play the lead role in developing, managing, and implementing the WCS's landscape-based conservation strategy for the CAR Nord-East Protected Areas Complex and Chari Basin's transboundary landscapes. They provide strategic support to the CAR Country Director to develop and oversee conservation plans and initiatives in alignment with the CAR and Chad program goals and budgets.
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is looking for a dynamic, creative and experienced Communications Manager to oversee an important and exciting outward-facing communications portfolio for the Okapi Wildlife Reserve.
Conservation International (CI) is looking for Communication Behavior and Change Manager. The Communication Behavior and Change Manager will primarily act as the leader for key partners support communication and monitor behavior change activities in the fields. This individual shall keep the Director of COFAV informed regarding issues of program management and implementation of these activities and work closely with the Livelihood and Behavior Change Manager and the communication Manager in Antananarivo.
Conservation International (CI) is looking for a Grants Coordinator. The Grants Coordinator will coordinate grants and contract-related administration activities for a program or division. S/he will work closely with the Grants Manager and other senior staff. S/he will support grant-making activities including planning and application activities, contracting, day-to-day administration, reporting, and closeout.
The Technical Advisor will lead delivery in Programs 2 and 4, and support the achievement of the overall mission of the Jengi Tri-Nationale de la Sangha (TNS) Program as needed. Consistent WWF Cameroon vision of a future with healthy ecosystems and thriving biodiversity supporting people and driving sustainable development in Cameroon. Deadline for applications: 10th October 2021.
WWF is looking for a dynamic and committed Communications, Fundraising and Partnership Manager to support conservation efforts and ensure WWF DRC’s conservation targets are met through strategic promotion of WWF DRC Brand among different audiences and supporting the fundraising effort in the country and within the Network in line with the WWF – DRC Strategic Plan and Communication Strategy. Interested candidates should email a cover letter (with at least 3 references) and curriculum vitae by October, 10 2021.
In partnership with Queen's University (Ontario, Canada), IFED is launching three online training courses on mining management, waste management and circular economy and on protected areas management.
The project entitled: "Green Commodity Landscape Programme" is part of WWF's ongoing efforts to promote sustainable cocoa production, forest protection and create new economic activities for communities in two geographical areas in Cameroon. Other agro-commodities such as, rubber, oil palm, banana, etc. will also be included in the program.