Wednesday, May 19, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: IFAD Program Specialist Vacancies, Innovative Migrant Remittance Systems
IFAD currently has two vacancies for Rome-based Program Specialist positions for their program, “Promoting Innovative Migrant Remittance Systems”, launched through the creation of the multi-donor Financing Facility for Remittances (FFR) to maximize the development impact of remittances in rural areas. The goal of this initiative, co-financed by the governments of Spain and Luxembourg, the European Commission, UNCDF, CGAP, and IDB, is to promote remittance services that are cost-effective, easily accessible (with strong focus on rural areas), as well as other financial services (saving, insurance, lending) and that widen overall the economic opportunities of the rural poor.
The two positions are:
Deadline: June 12, 2010