Thursday, January 24, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: Land and Natural Resources Tenure Experts (GLTN)
In collaboration with partners, the Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) as facilitated by UN-Habitat, is currently building a roster of consultants with land and natural resources tenure expertise (and other related expertise) for various projects and initiatives particularly those with substantial experience in the developing countries like in Africa. In the succeeding months, GLTN will be requiring various consultancy services with a short-term (few months) to long- term (at least a year) duration for several positions related to addressing land and natural resources tenure issues.
It is intended that the roster will also be shared with other global/regional initiatives including with: the Land Policy Initiative for Africa, a joint programme of the tripartite consortium constituted by the African Union Commission, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and the African Development Bank; International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and supported projects and programmes particularly in Africa and to other fifty (50) GLTN international partner-organisations (see www.gltn.netfor the list of partners and other information).
Specific Areas of Expertise: GLTN is searching, but not limited to, the following related expertise: 1. Land and natural resources tenure security, 2. Land and natural resource management, 3. Land and natural resources policy, 4. Pro-poor land administration solutions, 5. Mapping land and natural resources rights, 6. Women’s access to land and tenure security, 7. Land and water governance and t tenure rights, 8. Group rights tenure and customary, 8. Inclusive business model for small scale farmers and investors, 9. Knowledge management and research on land and natural resources and 10. Tool and capacity development for tenure security improvement.
Deadline: February 15, 2013