Forestry jobs

17 October 2014 The European Forest Institute is seeking a senior professional with strong international leadership and management experience to work together with a group of dynamic, committed experts to lead and further develop both facilities in the context of the increasing importance of forests in environmental and climate policy. The selected candidate will report to the EFI director. The facilities are located in Barcelona, Spain. [more]
2 October 2014 The advisor will provide key technical support and backstopping of all aspects of the project : Mainstreaming biodiversity conservation, sustainable forest management and carbon sink enhancement into Mongolia’s productive forest landscapes. [more]
26 September 2014 She/he will provide supervision and technical assistance to the six country teams in Africa, in the planning, implementation, and monitoring of the Africa Component of the European Union-Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) funded project Action against Desertification. The specific objective of the project is to improve the condition and productivity of the agro-sylvo-pastoral landscapes affected by desertification, land degradation and drought (DLDD) in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries by supporting the implementation of the Great Green Wall action plans in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Gambia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) national action programmes in Fiji and Haiti and South-South Cooperation in ACP countries. [more]
26 September 2014 She/he will coordinate and manage the outputs, activities and resources of the European Union-Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) funded project “Action Against Desertification”. The specific objective of the project is to improve the condition and productivity of the agro-sylvo-pastoral landscapes affected by desertification, land degradation and drought (DLDD) in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries by supporting the implementation of the Great Green Wall action plans in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Gambia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) national action programmes in Fiji and Haiti and South-South Cooperation in ACP countries. [more]
22 September 2014 Based in Rome, the Forestry Officer will be responsible for providing assistance to the technical divisions in the Forestry Department and Decentralized Offices in the design and preparation of forestry projects for financing by Global Environment Facility (GEF), adaptation or other environmental funds, and in the subsequent implementation and monitoring of the projects. [more]
23 August 2014 The University of Utrecht in the Netherlands currently has a vacancy for a Professor in International Nature Conservation , the Prince Bernhard chair. It is a visiting professorship for a 5-year period. This special Chair was previously occupied by Norman Myers, Jeffrey Sayer and Francis Putz and current chair holder is William Laurance. [more]
25 July 2014 L'évaluation a pour objectif de fournir à toutes les parties prenantes, notamment les Gouvernements des 10 pays impliqués (Gabon, Cameroun, Tchad, Rwanda, Sao Tomé et Principe, Congo, Guinée Equatoriale, République Démocratique du Congo, République Centrafricaine et Burundi), la Commission des forets de l’Afrique Centrale (COMIFAC), la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et la FAO à tous les niveaux concernés, une analyse indépendante et rigoureuse des résultats atteints par le projet et de leurs qualités par rapport aux objectifs escomptés. [more]
17 July 2014 The REDD+ Technical Advisor will support the implementation of UN-REDD activities for the development of Myanmar’s National Forest Monitoring System and RELs/RLs for REDD+. [more]
17 July 2014 The Forestry Officer for the Congo Basin will provide technical and policy expertise to support the planning, financing, development and implementation of the UN-REDD team’s activities in the Congo Basin in accordance with FAO Strategic Objectives. [more]
22 May 2014 World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Forest & Climate Program (FCP) Lead. The current FCP leader is based in WWF US but the place of work is negotiable, and a residency in a southern tropical forest country may be an added asset. In close consultation with the FCP Shareholders Executive Team (SET), the FCP leader manages the WWF Forest and Climate Program. Sets strategic direction for the program, and provides oversight and technical support for related field-based programs and projects. Leads WWF policy engagement with the international climate negotiations – UNFCCC- in the area of Forest and Climate (this in close consultation with WWF Global Climate and Energy Initiative (GCEI) and with the international and bilateral Forest and Climate funds. Manages budget and fundraising for the program, and manages program staff. [more]

last updated:  Thursday, November 29, 2012