Forestry jobs

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]
22 May 2014 Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full time fixed term position for 1yr as Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn, Germany. This postdoctoral study will contribute to the work of multidisciplinary team involved in agroforestry research in Central Asia and will be part of the project investigating the role of afforestation for rehabilitation of degraded (salinized) irrigated croplands. To Apply: Applications to include (i) a covering letter outlining your research experience and motivations briefly, (ii) a full C.V. (please also list publications, scientific presentations and analytical and programming skills) and (iii) the email and telephone contact details for 3 references should be sent via e-mail to: Asia Khamzina; e-mail: asia.khamzina@uni-bonn.de [more]
19 May 2014 The Joensuu Forestry Networking Week (JFNW) invites young and experienced scientists, professionals, policy makers, decision takers, and other stakeholders to discuss non-wood products and bioeconomy issues in Joensuu, Finland on 2-4 September 2014. The objective of the JFNW2014 is to provide the participants with a broad and complete understanding of the current situation of the non-wood forest products (NWFP) sector in Europe. Furthermore, through discussions, interaction with stakeholders and working groups the participants will develop recommendations about the actions needed to unlock the potential of the NWFP sector, and making it a significant part the European bio-economy. (Extended deadline, 23 May 2014) [more]
19 May 2014 The Young Leadership Programme on the Russian Forest Sector is aimed at young professionals working in the research and development, governance, administration or business side of the forest sector, or a related area. The 5-day programme offers a unique opportunity for young professionals with leadership potential to learn about the emerging opportunities and challenges facing the Russian forest sector, interact with a network of global peers and experts, and share practical experience through group exercises. The YLP runs from 15-19 December 2014 in Joensuu, Finland. (Apply by 31 May 2014) [more]
6 May 2014 The International Land Coalition (ILC) is looking to recruit a new Director for the Secretariat of the ILC, to be based in Rome, Italy. The ILC is a global alliance of 150 civil society and intergovernmental organizations working together to promote secure and equitable access to and control over land for poor women and men through advocacy, dialogue, knowledge sharing and capacity building. [more]
3 April 2014 The Senior Forestry Officer will provide strategic, managerial and technical leadership, guidance and support on forest products development, marketing and trade, including wood and non-wood products; wood energy; small and medium scale industries and forest harvesting and engineering. [more]
2 April 2014 The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is a regional intergovernmental learning and knowledge sharing centre serving the eight regional member countries of the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan. Our aim is to influence policy and practices to meet environmental and livelihood challenges emerging in the HKH region. [more]

last updated:  Thursday, November 29, 2012