Thursday, February 21, 2013
This Week’s Posts
EMPLOYMENT: IUCN Manager, Forest and Landscape Restoration. IUCN is seeking a senior results-focused professional to spearhead a knowledge programme aimed at facilitating the restoration of 150 million hectares of degraded and deforested lands by 2020 – also known as the Bonn Challenge. Deadline: February 28, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) Program Director. SANDEE is seeking a Programme Director who can provide leadership in developing research programmes on regional environmental and development challenges faced in South Asia and liaise with researchers, donors, and policy makers to identify and broadcast pragmatic solutions. Deadline: March 10, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: ICIMOD Foundation Executive Secretary. The Executive Secretary has broad responsibilities for the implementation of the Foundation’s strategic goals and the management of its resources. Deadline: March 10, 2013
CALL FOR PAPERS: 3rd International Exergy, Life Cycle Assessment, and Sustainability Workshop & Symposium (ELCAS-3). Papers related to analysis tools, Exergy-based assessments, Life Cycle Assessment, Environmental Risk Assessment, Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Management Planning, Environmental Auditing, Cost benefit analysis, Health Risk Analysis are welcomed. Deadline: February 25, 2013
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: BASIS Assets and Market Access Collaborative Research Support Program. The goal of BASIS is to build resilience and assets for food security by designing and rigorously testing financial technologies and other complementary innovations that lay the foundation for inclusive agricultural growth. Deadline: March 1, 2013
AWARDS: Global Development Awards and Medals Competition (AMC). The AMC is an award scheme giving awards in the categories of most innovative development project, outstanding research on development, and medals for completed research on development. Deadline: March 11, 2013
PUBLICATION: IIED Guide to Investing in Locally Controlled Forestry. A tool from IIED provides guidance on how to structure enabling investments and prepare the ground for asset investments that yield acceptable returns and reduced risk for all stakeholders.
PUBLICATIONS: New CAPRi Working Papers on Climate, Gender, and Community-Based Legal Aid. We have recently published several new CAPRi Working Papers you may find interesting.