International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network

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22 Sep 2021
Consultant to conduct Mid-term Review of the SEAFDEC/UNEP/GEF Project (Deadline: 6OCT21)
The SEAFDEC/UNEP/GEF project “Establishment and Operation of a Regional System of Fisheries Refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand” (the Project) has been implemented by SEAFDEC as the Project Executing Agency with the total Project duration from 2016 to 2022. The Project has objective to operate and expand the network of fisheries refugia in the South China Sea and the Gulf of Thailand for the improved management of fisheries and critical marine habitats linkages to achieve the medium and longer-term goals of the fisheries component of the Strategic Action Program for the South China Sea. To evaluate the Project from the beginning of its implementation until the present and to obtain recommendations for the remaining Project period, SEAFDEC is seeking for an independent consultant to conduct the Mid-term Review of the Project.
20 Sep 2021
PPG Team Leader/Project Document Preparation Specialist - GEF/UNDP Black Sea LME (Re-advertisement)
UNESCO is inviting written proposals for an individual consultant for: Team Leader/Project Document Preparation Specialist - International Waters Project Development Specialist. GEF PPG Project: “Implementing Ecosystem Based Management Approaches in the Black Sea LME”. Deadline: 22 SEP 2021
08 Sep 2021
Technical Specialists - Nile Basin Initiative
Vacancy announcement September 2021 - Nile Basin Initiative
20 Aug 2021
International Consultant – Chemistry Expert for EU/UNDP Black Sea Project: “European Union for Improving Environmental Monitoring in the Black Sea – EU4EMBLAS” (Deadline: 31AUG21)
The Chemistry Expert will support establishing of modern systems and facilities for marine environmental monitoring in Georgia and Ukraine, through preparing specifications for relevant sampling, monitoring and analytical equipment to be procured for the selected national laboratories. The Expert will also participate at sampling and monitoring during the transport of the Research Vessel (RV) Belgica from Belgium to Ukraine (research cruise). The Chemistry Expert will work under the direct supervision of the Project Management Advisor and UNDP Regional Technical Advisor for International Waters, who will have the overall supervision role on the project from the UNDP side. He/she will closely cooperate with the other international, national experts and partner organizations working on the project, as well as other relevant UNDP staff – project assistant and water programme analyst from UNDP Regional Centre for Europe and the CIS. Deadline: 31AUG2021
30 Jun 2021
Senior Project Manager - Gulf of Mexico LME
Deaadline: 8 July 2021
15 Apr 2021
Pacific Institute - Two CEO Water Mandate positions
The Pacific Institute is currently hiring for two CEO Water Mandate positions.
08 Apr 2021
Consultancy: Erosion control expert Lake Tanganyika (Deadline 12 April 2021)
IUCN is seeking to hire soil erosion control expert to support the formulation of component 2 of the GEF funded Lake Tanganyika basin project. The expert will assess erosion threats and formulate restoration measures in three protected areas (one in DRC, one in Burundi-Rusizi National Park, and one in Tanzania-Moyowosi game reserve) linked to the Lake Tanganyika basin.
07 Apr 2021
Senior Programme Management Officer (SAPPHIRE Western Indian Ocean LMEs Project Manager) DEADLINE: 12APR2021
Posting Title: SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER, P5 (Temporary Job Opening) Job Code Title: SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER Department/Office: United Nations Environment Programme Duty Station: NAIROBI Posting Period: 30 March 2021 – 12 April 2021 Job Opening Number: 21-Programme Management-UNEP-152446-J-Nairobi (X)
07 Apr 2021
Consultant: Guidance for the development of regional strategies on biofouling management (DEADLINE: 15APR21)
The aim of the assignment is to assist the Regional Coordinating Organizations (RCOs)1 participating in the GloFouling Partnerships project to create and establish regional strategies and action plans that will ensure a harmonized and consistent approach to biofouling management across their respective regions. All five RCOs are expected to have hosted regional awareness-raising seminars on biofouling management prior to start developing regional strategies.
31 Mar 2021
Sahara and Sahel Observatory is launching three (3) calls for experts (Deadline: 31MAR2021)
Sahara and Sahel Observatory is launching three (3) calls for experts