Internationa Dryland Adaptation Specialist

Organisation: UNEP-IEMP
Application deadline: 25 November 2014
Job ad: Internationa Dryland Adaptation Specialist

Job description: “Enhancing Capacity, Knowledge and Technology Support to Build Climate Resilience of Vulnerable Developing Countries”, funded through GEF’s Special Climate Change Fund (GEF-SCCF), is a project implemented by UNEP and executed by the National Development and Reform Commission of China (NDRC).

Officially launched in 2013, this project aims to build resilience in vulnerable developing countries using an ecosystem-based approach to adaptation (EBA), by increasing institutional capacity, mobilizing knowledge and transferring EBA technologies to 3 pilot countries: Mauritania, Nepal and Seychelles.

The Project Management Unit is recruiting an International Dry-land Adaptation Specialist (part-time consultant).

Further information is available at: http://english.igsnrr.cas.cn/jr/201411/P020141106548569981311.pdf