The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is seeking an expert: Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) Guideline Development.
Result of Service
• Provide an annotated Table of Contents to lay out background, purpose, applicability and examples related to EbA integration into NAPs;
• Reach out and conduct a consultation with relevant stakeholders (international organizations, NGOs and country partners) on the contents of the table of contents – online and in person;
• Provide a full draft of the guidelines for feedback and revision (around 50-70 pages);
• Provide a revised draft of the guidelines for finalization; and
• Liaise with communications teams for layout and design of final guideline.
25 May 2020 to 24 December 2020
At least an advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in ecology, climate change, hydrology, eco-hydrology, environment or related field is required
- A minimum of 10 years of relevant progressive professional experience on environmental issues and climate change;
- Track record in facilitating results-oriented group meetings;
- Track record in writing reports and in developing analytical content; and
- Experience in ecosystem-based adaptation and the development of guidelines and guidance on national adaptation planning
Language: Fluency in English (both oral and written) is required; knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.