Thursday, June 27, 2013
This Week’s Posts
EMPLOYMENT: Consultancies with the International Land Coalition. ILC is looking for 2 consultants related to specific aspects of the ILC Strategic Framework: (1) Women’s Land Rights and Gender Justice, and (2) Global Policy. Deadline: June 30, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: The Hunger Project Senior Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist. The Senior Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist is accountable for coordinating and overseeing THP’s M&E activities worldwide and focuses on achieving high quality impact assessment for participatory, gender-focused, capacity-building activities in rural villages across Africa, South Asia and Latin America. Deadline: open
TRAINING: Net-Map Certification Training in Washington, DC. Net-Map is an interview-based mapping tool that helps people understand, visualize, discuss, and improve situations in which many different actors influence outcomes. A Net-Map certification course will be held in Washington, DC, on 16-17 August, 2013. Deadline: open
FUNDING: Gender Innovation Lab of the World Bank’s Africa Region Gender Practice. GIL has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest seeking organizations and teams with projects in Africa designed to increase women’s, or men and women’s, agricultural productivity, entrepreneurship, employment, and economic voice and empowerment. Deadline: July 8, 2013
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Scaling-Up Strategies to Secure Community Land and Resource Rights. An International Conference to Take Stock of Current Efforts, Identify Promising Strategies, and Catalyze New Alliances and Action. Deadline: July 15, 2013
PUBLICATION: Land tenure and fast-tracking REDD+: Time to reframe the debate? The Global Canopy Programme has released a new analytical paper: "Land tenure and fast-tracking REDD+: time to reframe the debate?"
PUBLICATION: The Wealth of the Commons: A World Beyond Market & State. This book, edited by David Bollier and Silke Helfrich, brings together a collection of essays on the commons.