Tuesday, January 29, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: ADB Biodiversity and Landscape Conservation Specialist, Greater Mekong Subregion
The Biodiversity and Landscape Conservation Specialist will be responsible for implementation of Component 2: Biodiversity Landscapes and Livelihoods. Activities under this component aim to support biodiversity conservation in critical transboundary landscapes within the GMS while also supporting sustainable livelihoods for local communities. Activities include: (i) improving and updating biodiversity profiles in conservation landscapes; (ii) providing economic and other analysis to support the development of value chains of ecosystem-based goods and services that will promote rural livelihoods; and (iii) strengthening biodiversity conservation corridor management and monitoring; and (iv) improving compliance with multilateral environmental agreements on the movement of wildlife, timber, and other natural resources. Activities will complement the Biodiversity Conservation Corridors Projects in Cambodia, Lao PDR and Viet Nam and also the GEF financed GMS Forest and Biodiversity Program.
Deadline: February 18, 2013