International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network

The following page contains opportunities (tenders, consultancies and the like) in the water and ocean community. The actual jobs list "International Waters Jobs, by GEF IW:LEARN" is hosted by Google Groups (!forum/iw-jobs-list), please subscribe directly or email the group directly to share job/tender opportunities or in case that does not work, then please contact

04 Apr 2019
Regional Technical Specialist for Water, Ecosystems, and Biodiversity
The Regional Technical Specialist (RTS) for Water, Ecosystems, and Biodiversity is primarily responsible for providing technical, policy, and programming implementation support and oversight, as well as, knowledge and capacity development services pertaining to the work of the Water & Oceans and Ecosystems and Biodiversity signature programmes to UNDP country offices and UNDP’s various implementing partners. The RTS is also expected to support and oversee UNDP´s work with other UN agencies, governments and inter-governmental organizations, NGO’s, donors (bilateral, IFI, foundations), the private sector and other stakeholders.
02 Apr 2019
Pacific Central American Coastal Large Marine Ecosystem (PACA) - Expert on Environmental Threats
The expert in Environmental Threats will ensure to analyse and include all threats posed to the PACA LME in each country, such as pollution, climate change, and any other that is affecting the ecosystem
02 Apr 2019
Gender and Stakeholder Engagement and Participation Expert - Pacific Central American Coastal Large Marine Ecosystem (PACA)
The Stakeholder Engagement and Gender Specialist will provide a Participatory Gender Analysis and will work closely with the Team Leader to ensure that its findings are meaningfully integrated into the project’s strategy, theory of change and results framework
01 Apr 2019
Vacancy: Consultant to Support Resource Mobilization in the Large Marine Ecosystem Portfolio
Terms of Reference (ToR) for a consultant to undertake activities in support of implementation of the Resource Mobilisation Strategy for the Large Marine Ecosystem (including supporting a partnership conference). The closure of vacancy is 17 April 2019 and the directions for application are contained within the attachment.
21 Mar 2019
Chief Executive Officer / Lead Ocean Data Platform
The Ocean Data Platform (ODP) is a foundation with the aim to develop a new gateway for systemizing available knowledge, data, and science and making it readily available for the public, decision-/policymakers and businesses worldwide. The Ocean Data Platform foundation was established by REV Ocean in 2019, and will be developed in cooperation with Cognite ( and REV Ocean (
12 Mar 2019
Consultant for UNDP-GEF Midterm Review (IRH) - Kura II Project
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12 Mar 2019
Project Officer or Expert, Waste and Marine Litter
Are you interested in strengthening our work to the fast growth and sustainable development of the waste and marine litter programmes and the transition to circular economy? Are you professionally curious and can make good judgment in complex cases? With us, you get the opportunity to use your professional competence on challenging tasks in collaboration with highly competent employees.
12 Mar 2019
Senior Communication Officer
GRID-Arendal ( is looking for a Senior Communications Officer with excellent English language skills. You should have experience in communications or journalism with a strong background in environmental issues. You will be working with highly motivated international team members to advise and support your colleagues to develop communications plans that deliver results and demonstrate impact. Experience in an international setting is a definite asset.