Thursday, February 24, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: Chief Technical Advisor within Mekong River Commission
The role of MRC is to co-ordinate and promote co-operation in all fields of sustainable development, utilisation, management and conservation of the water and related resources of the Mekong Basin. MRC Secretariat is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Chief Technical Advisor for Initiative on Sustainable Hydropower (ISH) Project, to be based in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The central objective of the ISH is to enable MRC to help Member Countries better integrate decisions about hydropower management and development with basin-wide integrated water resource management (IWRM) perspectives, through the established MRC mechanisms and national planning systems, consistent with the 1995 Mekong Agreement. The Chief Technical Advisor will be responsible for the provision of policy, strategy and technical support to implementation of ISH Work Plan Document Activities of the ISH, advice and support to the overall coordination and management of the programme.
Deadline: March 2, 2011