AWF is an international organization that has the mission to ensure wildlife and wild lands thrive in a modern Africa. AWF has been implementing biodiversity conservation programs in Africa since 1961. Thereby AWF has been focusing on building African capacity for wildlife management because AWF believes that conservation success relies on African ownership.
Call for application for two (02) doctoral research projects on translocation and ex-situ conservation of wildlife in West Africa
The objective of this call for applications is to select ten (10) recipients of Master's level training fellowships in order to contribute to strengthening the skills of protected area management staffs or to increase the availability of expertise in the field within West African States. Closing date: 17 June 2020.
Candidates will be required to :
- Justify an executive position within a protected area management team or in the forest administration. For students, justify an academic course in line with the targeted Master's degree;
- Hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree 1 or equivalent in Environment, Geography, Planning and Management of Protected Areas, Agronomy or in a related field allowing them to enrol in the targeted Master's degree 2.
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