Forestry jobs

20 May 2015 Profesional ciencias ambientales con experiencia en Bosque seco Tropical, restauración ecológica, aplicación del manual de compensaciones por pérdida de Biodiversidad y la herramienta MAFE. [more]
15 May 2015 The United Nations Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries (UN-REDD Programme) is a collaboration between FAO, UNDP and UNEP. Within the partnership, FAO supports countries on technical issues related to national forest monitoring systems (NFMS), the development of cost effective and reliable Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) processes and tools for emission reductions, forest reference levels and forest reference emission levels, as well as on forest governance, tenure and legal issues in the context of REDD+ activities. The Organization therefore wishes to recruit a UN-REDD technical advisor to coordinate support and ensure technical consistency in Latin America and support the Organisation’s coordination efforts in the region with the other UN-REDD agencies and other multilateral partners and initiatives. [more]
14 May 2015 Le Chargé des Opérations ONU-REDD aura pour mission d’assurer la qualité technique et la cohérence des activités mises en oeuvre dans le cadre du Programme ONU-REDD en Côte d’Ivoire. Bien qu’il soit recruté par la FAO, le Chargé des Opérations ONU-REDD est le référent technique et de gestion des activités au sein du SEP/REDD+ pour les trois agences du Programme ONU-REDD. [more]
14 May 2015 FAO Bangladesh assists the Government to develop policies, programmes and projects to address the root causes of hunger and malnutrition; to help the Government develop the agricultural, fisheries and forestry sectors and to use the environmental and natural resources in a suitable way. The project coordinator will provide technical assistance to the Bangladesh Ministry of Environment and Forestry, its departments, agencies and partners in the field of environmental protection, sustainable forest management and climate change adaptation and mitigation. The post is located in the FAO Representation in Dhaka, Bangladesh. [more]
14 May 2015 The United Nations Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries (UN-REDD Programme) is a collaboration between FAO, UNDP and UNEP. Within the partnership, FAO supports countries on technical issues related to national forest monitoring systems (NFMS), the development of cost effective and reliable Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) processes and tools for emission reductions, forest reference levels and forest reference emission levels, as well as on forest governance, tenure and legal issues in the context of REDD+ activities. The Organization therefore wishes to recruit a UN-REDD technical advisor to coordinate its support in the Africa region, ensure technical consistency of its efforts across technical thematic teams operating in Africa and support the Organisation’s coordination efforts in the region with the other UN-REDD agencies and other multilateral partners and initiatives. [more]
14 May 2015 The advisor will provide technical support to the project " Technical support to the Papua New Guinea Forest Authority to implement a multi-purpose National Forest Inventory", in the areas of capacity building, institutional strengthening, planning and implementation of the National Forest Inventory project. [more]
14 May 2015 The Forestry Officer will provide support to the "Implementation of a national forest monitoring and MRV system for REDD+ readiness in Ethiopia" project. He/she will also provide technical guidance and quality assurance to the execution of the National Forest Inventory (NFI) and the implementation of the MRV system (LULC change analysis, AD, EF and RL calculations), support MEF in building its technical capacity for forest resource monitoring as well as support institutional strengthening and planning related to NFI and MRV system. [more]
14 May 2015 The Sustainable Forest Management Unit at Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia (CTFC, Solsona, Spain) offers a post‐doctoral contract for 7 months (June – December 2015) in the framework of FP7 Sustaffor project. The selected candidate should have relevant research experience on statistical methods applied to the study of plant physiology. He/she will conduct research on the effects of innovative plantation techniques on young trees and soil, across 8 field trials installed in 2014. Contact via email before May 15th 2015 miriam.pique@ctfc.cat [more]
24 April 2015 EFI is seeking a Junior Forest Governance Expert. The European Forest Institute (EFI) is an international organisation with 25 Members, and over 120 member organisations. EFI’s Headquarters is located in Joensuu, Finland. EFI has several offices across Europe, and FLEGT offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and in Beijing, China. EFI hosts the EU FLEGT Facility and the EU REDD Facility, which support partner countries, the European Commission, EU Delegations and EU Member States in the implementation of the EU FLEGT Action Plan and REDD+ Activities. The EU FLEGT Facility supports efforts to combat illegal logging and promote trade in legal timber. It works with timber producing and exporting countries to develop systems to ensure the legal trade and export of timber products, aiming to improve forest governance. The Facility works in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The Facility provides this support through technical assistance in Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) processes and other arrangements, through the facilitation of dialogue between the EU and timber exporting countries and other forms of cooperation. [more]
24 April 2015 EFI is seeking two Forest Governance Experts. They will be based in EFI’s Barcelona office. The European Forest Institute (EFI) is an international organisation with 25 Members, and over 120 member organisations. EFI’s Headquarters is located in Joensuu, Finland. EFI has several offices across Europe, and FLEGT offices in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and in Beijing, China. [more]

last updated:  Thursday, May 21, 2015