Thursday, October 14, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: IDRC Senior Program Specialist – Agriculture and Food Security
The Agriculture and Food Security (AFS) program supports research to increase production and incomes from small-scale farming, while contributing food to rural and urban consumers of the developing world. The Canadian International Food Security Research Fund, a collaborative program of the International Development Research Centre and the Canadian International Development Agency, is an integral component of the AFS program.
The Senior Program Specialist will be responsible for providing intelligence related to food production science and post-harvest technology in developing countries. In addition to reviewing, developing, managing, monitoring and evaluating research projects; s/he will help ensure that programming includes a sound scientific approach.
Deadline: November 7, 2010