Tuesday, June 22, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: UNEP-WCMC Program Officer
UNEP-WCMC is seeking an experienced Programme Officer to develop and implement a range of projects relating to protected areas and other conservation areas, the management effectiveness of these areas, threats to these areas such as land use change and climate change, and responses to these threats such as connectivity conservation.
The successful candidate will act as UNEP-WCMC’s project coordinator for the UNEP project ‘Building a Global Network of Ecological Corridors’, coordinating the implementation of UNEPWCMC activities under this project and, as required, the activities of other project partners. S/he will hold a Higher Degree in natural or social sciences including conservation biology, environmental science, geography or international relations. We are looking for a candidate who has demonstrated relevant project development and management experience and a proven understanding of the issues and concepts related to biodiversity conservation, protected areas, climate change and sustainable development.
Deadline: July 12, 2010