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Upper Sangamon River Watershed Manager (USA)
Jobs; Consultancy

As a Watershed Manager ,you will be leading  and motivating the local and state level partners to quickly take coordinated on-the-ground action.


Date: 27/05/2017
Topic: Water management

Conservation Programme Assistant (in Portuguese; São Tomé and Príncipe)
Consultancy; Jobs

FFI, in partnership with the FPT, is seeking qualified candidates to work on the conservation of biodiversity on the island of Príncipe.

Date: 29/05/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Land management; Sustainability

Agri-Food Economist (Asia)
Consultancy; Jobs

This an opportunity for you to work with the CIAT on boosting more sustainable, equitable and resilient agricultural systems for food and other multiple end-uses.

Date: 29/05/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development

Assistant Scientist - Water Science (Bangladesh)
Consultancy; Jobs

Support planning, designing and implementation of experiments and other research studies in Mahuri project area in Bangladesh.

Date: 30/05/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Water management; Food security

Especialista Internacional en Resiliencia y Gestión Integral de Riesgos en la Agricultura (sólo nacionales de países miembro del IICAA; Costa Rica)
Consultancy; Jobs

El IICA está buscando a un/a especialista para su sede central en Costa Rica.

Date: 31/05/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change

Chief Hydrologist (Only nationals of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam; Laos)
Consultancy; Jobs

Play your role in the management and conservation of the water and related resources of the Mekong River Basin.

Date: 31/05/2017
Topic: Water management

Associate Environment Officer (Philippines)
Consultancy; Jobs

You can help to ensure compliance of projects to the ADB Safeguard Policy Statement.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Environment; Climate change

Scientist – Wastewater Management (Indian nationals only; India)
Consultancy; Jobs

Apply your scientific knowledge in facilitating wastewater use for agricultural purposes.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Water management; Agriculture

Research fellow – Implementing the Paris Agreement (in French; France)
Fellowship

As a research fellow, you will be analyzing and understanding strategic issues linked to sustainable development from a global perspective.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Climate change; Sustainability

Consultoría - Capacitación presencial sobre gobernanza en áreas protegidas (Ecuador)
Consultancy; Jobs

La Oficina Regional para América del Sur de la
UICN abre convocatoria para un programa de consultoría.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Environment; Biodiversity; Sustainability; Forests

Intern-Biodiversity and Ecosystems & Sustainable Finance Middle East and North Africa (Switzerland)
Internship

The UN Environment Finance Initiative is seeking an intern to work on implementing a work programme related to biodiversity, ecosystems and sustainable finance.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Poverty reduction/Development

Project Manager, ERA Agro-Forestry (Timor-Leste)
Jobs

The ILO is seeking a Project Manager to manage the Partnership for Sustainable Agro-Forestry programme in Timor-Leste.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Forests; Poverty reduction/Development

Water Management Adviser (Switzerland)
Consultancy; Jobs

You have an excellent opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills in facilitating the IUCN Global Water Programme.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Water; Water management

Sustainability Agriculture Coordinator (the U.S.A)
Consultancy; Jobs

Support PepsiCo's Sustainable Farming Initiative in Texas.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Sustainability; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Land management

Sustainability Farming Implementation Manager - Virtual (the U.S.A)
Consultancy; Jobs

Support PepsiCo's Sustainable Farming Initiative (SFI) in Texas.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Sustainability; Food security; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development

Sustainability Associate Manager (the U.A.E.)
Consultancy; Jobs

Support PepsiCo's Sustainable Farming Initiative aimed at finding solutions for agricultural sustainability and Performance for Purpose Agenda 2025 for Asia, Middle East and North Africa.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Sustainability; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Land management

Global Sustainable Agriculture Solutions Manager - Virtual (the U.S.A)
Consultancy; Jobs

Support PepsiCo's Performance with Purpose 2025 Agenda aimed at facilitating sustainable food systems, empowering people, and protecting our planet.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Sustainability; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Land management

Senior Project Managers- Agriculture in Emerging Countries (France)
Jobs; Consultancy

Join in the Livelihoods Funds’ adventure to build more resilient rural communities and ecosystems, as well as sustainable businesses.

Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture

A bunch of vacancies at the Punjab Agriculture, Food & Drug Authority (Pakistan)
Consultancy; Jobs

Become a Director General or a Member of the Punjab Agriculture, Food & Drug Authority based in Lahore, Pakisthan.


Date: 01/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture

Climate Variability/Adaptation Scientist (Australia)
Consultancy; Jobs

You will work on innovative solutions to improve access and use of climate information to support agricultural decisions.

Date: 02/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change; Food security; Land management

Senior Biodiversity Specialist (U.S.A)
Consultancy; Jobs

You will be supporting GEF Programs Unit with a series of program management, analytical and policy needs.

Date: 02/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology

Principal - Agroforestry and Agribusiness development (South Korea)
Consultancy; Jobs

Here is an opportunity for you to help boost agroforestry/agribusiness work streams in close cooperation with national entities.

Date: 02/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Forests

Internship - Urban Sustainability and Climate Change (Only Dutch Nationals;Netherlands)
Internship

Two Internship positions available to conduct research on issues of  Urban Sustainability and Climate Change.

Date:
Topic: Land management; Climate change

Conseiller(e) technique sur les enjeux liés au développement durable (Anglais, Espagnol; Chili)
Jobs

Expertise France recherche un(e) Conseiller(e) technique sur les enjeux liés au développement durable auprès de la CEPALC pour travailler dans le cadre de la coopération régionale et international sur le développement durable et le changement climatique.

Date: 03/06/2017
Topic: Sustainability; Climate change; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Agronomist (Turkish Nationals only; Turkey)
Consultancy; Jobs

You will be helping to design and implement livelihood programmes in side Syria to enhance resilience of the most vulnerable population.

Date: 03/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Food security

Senior Policy Advisor, Natural Climate Solutions (USA)
Jobs; Consultancy

Nature Conservancy is seeking a Senior Policy Advisor to work on land management policies.

Date: 03/06/2017
Topic: Land management; Climate change; Forests

Senior Agricultural Officer -Team Leader (Italy)
Consultancy; Jobs

You will be leading a team of technical specialists with expertise in developing sustainable cropping systems.

Date: 03/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Food security

Forestry and Rural Development Technical Advisor (Haiti)
Consultancy; Jobs

Be a part of the USAID Reforestation Project in Haiti to address environmental degradation and loss of tree cover.

Date: 03/06/2017
Topic: Forests; Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology

Intern - National Reports and National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (Canada)
Internship

The Convention on Biological Diversity is seeking an Intern to work on the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020.

Date: 06/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology; Forests

Graduate Biodiversity Intern (Ireland)
Internship

The AES UK & Ireland and Ulster Wildlife, through a collaborative initiative are seeking for an intern to support their biodiversity program.

Date: 06/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology; Forests

Environment Impact Assessment Specialist (Bucharest or Vienna or Warsaw)
Consultancy; Jobs

Here is an opportunity to assist within a multidisciplinary team and in close cooperation with the European Commission Directorate-General Regional Policy.

Date: 05/06/2017
Topic: Environment; Climate change; Water management

Expert for Climate Change Adaptation (Tunisia)
Consultancy; Jobs

The UNDP is seeking an expert in Climate Change Adaptation to help prepare project assessment report in Tunisia.

Date: 07/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Water management; Climate change

Water Governance Programme Co-ordinator (in French; France)
Consultancy; Jobs

You will have a chance to advise countries on drafting and implementing effective and inclusive water policies as well as best practices in the field of water resources governance.

Date: 07/06/2017
Topic: Water management

Chef de Division, Recherche, Production et Durabilité du Secteur Agricole (Côte d'Ivoire)
Jobs; Consultancy

La Banque africaine de développement recherche un(e) Chef de Division pour travailler sur le développement de l'agriculture durable.

Date: 08/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change; Food security; Funding and resource mobilization; Poverty reduction/Development

Experto Internacional en Asociatividad y Desarrollo Territorial (Colombia)
Consultancy; Jobs

La FAO abre una convocatoria en busca de un Experto Internacional en Asociatividad y Desarrollo Territorial.

Date: 09/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Sustainability; Land management; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Forestry Innovations Manager (Kenya)
Consultancy; Jobs

Here is an opportunity for you to help develop strategies empowering small-holder farmers in Africa.

Date: 11/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Forests; Biodiversity

9 Postdoctoral Positions – Core Modelling & Forecasting Team (Canada)
Jobs

Looking for a post-doc position in Core Modelling & Forecasting? Apply for this position at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada.

Date: 10/06/2017
Topic: Water management

Chef d’équipe de la réserve naturelle (Kerguelen)
Consultancy; Jobs

La Collectivité des TAAF recherche un(e) Chef d’équipe pour contribuer à la mise en œuvre de la politique environnementale sur le district de Kerguelen.

Date: 12/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology

Associate Fellow - e-learning (Germany)
Jobs; Consultancy

This is an opportunity for you to help educate the world and raise awareness on global issues by developing e-learning courses with the UNSSC.

Date: 12/06/2017
Topic: Awareness raising; Climate change; Biodiversity; Water management; Poverty reduction/Development

Chef de Projet (Guinée Bissau)
Jobs

UNIVERS-SEL recherche un(e) Chef de Projet pour contribuer au développement durable de l’agriculture de mangrove.

Date: 16/06/2017
Topic: Climate change; Water management; Poverty reduction/Development; Agriculture; Food security

Volontaire - Palmiers et conifères (Nouvelle-Calédonie)
Volunteer

Noé recherche un(e) Volontaire pour mobiliser les citoyens et les acteurs néo-calédoniens pour la sauvegarde des palmiers et conifères endémiques menacés.

Date: 16/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Team leader – Integrated Water Resource Management (in French; Democratic Republic of Congo)
Consultancy; Jobs

Be a part of "Maji ya Amani" program to reduce conflict in the Ruzizi Plain.

Date: 16/06/2017
Topic: Water management

International Long-Term Expert (India)
Consultancy; Jobs

Be a part of this long-term project on climate change adaptation in forestry, agroforestry and land use planning in India.

Date: 16/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests

Policy Manager or Policy Associate (USA)
Consultancy; Jobs

The Climate Action Reserve is looking for a professional to help with the development and implementation of projects related to carbon emissions.

Date: 16/06/2017
Topic: Climate change

Freshwater Lead (Singapore)
Jobs

Conservation International is seeking a professional to work on the development of the Freshwater Initiative programs related to water management.

Date: 18/06/2017
Topic: Water management

Insurance Expert (Germany)
Consultancy

Be a part of Phase II-Climate Risk Adaptation and Insurance in the Caribbean project to help target countries in the Caribbean to address some of the challenges to sustainable development posed by a changing climate.

Date: 19/06/2017
Topic: Climate change; Environment

Ingeniero/a Técnico Agrícola - Control PAC (España)
Consultancy; Jobs

Tecnologías y Servicios Agrarios S.A. (Tragsatec) precisa incorporar 3 Ingenieros Técnicos Agrícolas.

Date: 30/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture

Chargé(e) d’études Botaniste (Martinique in French)
Jobs

Biotope recherche un(e) Chargé(e) d’études Botaniste pour participer à la diffusion des connaissances naturalistes et permettre la protection de la biodiversité.

Date: 30/06/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology

Agronomist (Kenya)
Consultancy; Jobs

The One Acre Fund seeks an Agronomist to join the Product Innovations team in Kenya.

Date: 30/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture

Global Forest Lead Scientist (USA)
Jobs; Consultancy

WWF is looking for a Forest Scientist to provide expertise and support to scientific research on issues related to forest conservation.

Date: 30/06/2017
Topic: Forests; Biodiversity; Ecology

Especialista Sectorial en Riego (Perú)
Consultancy; Jobs

El CAF - Banco de Desarrollo de América Latina está buscando un profesional universitario en Ingeniería Agrónoma.

Date: 30/06/2017
Topic: Agriculture; Water management

Agro-business Specialist (in French;Mali)
Consultancy; Jobs

Join hands with the Lutheran World Relief for the P2RS project which aims to eliminate the structural causes of acute and chronic food and nutrition crises.

Date: 01/07/2017
Topic: Agriculture

Geographic Information System (GIS)/Mapping Specialist (Guatemala)
Consultancy; Jobs

As a GIS/Mapping Specialist, you will be supporting the USAID/Guatemala Metrics Project.

Date: 02/07/2017
Topic: Forests

Spécialiste du Développement Durable (English; USA)
Jobs

Le Département des affaires économiques et sociales de l'ONU recherche un(e) Spécialiste du Développement Durable pour travailler sur les objectifs de développement durable.

Date: 02/07/2017
Topic: Sustainability; Poverty reduction/Development

Sustainable Development Officer (USA)
Consultancy; Jobs

The Water, Energy and Capacity Development Branch of the Division for Sustainable Development of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) seeks an officer.

Date: 02/07/2017
Topic: Sustainability

Senior Technical Expert-Green Growth Project (in Spanish; Peru)
Jobs; Consultancy

Qualified Peruvian nationals have an excellent opportunity to help facilitate green growth programs in their Motherland.

Date: 01/08/2017
Topic: Ecology; Forests; Biodiversity; Climate change

Sustainable Land Use Deputy Director (Indonesia)
Jobs

The World Resources Institute (WRI) Indonesia seeks a Sustainable Land Use Deputy Director who will oversee the sustainable land use/land management portfolio in Indonesia and also support various works across the WRI Program.

Date:
Topic: Land management; Land degradation and restoration

Consultant - Environmental Security and the Global Environment Facility (USA)
Consultancy

Join the United Nations Office for Project Services as a consultant for 10 weeks in Washington, USA.

Date: 23/01/2017
Topic: Water management; Land degradation and restoration; Land management

Restoration Senior Project Manager (USA)
Consultancy; Jobs

The Restoration Services Division of Cardno is seeking a Project Manager for the Syracuse, New York area.

Date: 31/12/2017
Topic: Environment; Land management; Water management; Ecology; Land degradation and restoration; Sustainability

Consultores especialistas del Clima y Medioambiente (Lugar de destino Variable)
Consultancy; Jobs

El FIDA abre una convocatoria para especialistas técnicos en diferentes sectores.

Date:
Topic: Climate change; Environment; Poverty reduction/Development; Agriculture; Ecology

Chargé(e) de programme de recherche - Climat, vulnérabilités et développement (Anglais ; France)
Jobs

L’AFD recherche un(e) Chargé(e) de programme de recherche pour travailler sur l’impact du changement climatique dans les pays émergents et en développement.

Date:
Topic: Climate change

Project Development Internship-Environment, Conservation and Sustainable Livelihoods (Madagascar)
Internship

Take up this internship opportunity if you are looking for a career in international development.

Date:
Topic: Environment; Sustainability; Biodiversity; Land management; Water management

The Green Army (Australia)
Jobs; Volunteer

Are you between 17 and 24 years old and interested in gaining practical training and experience while being paid to work in your local environment?

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests; Ecology

Environmental Assessment and Management Specialist (Mongolia)
Consultancy; Jobs

Tetra Tech GLS is seeking a Environmental Assessment and Management Specialist based in Mongolia.

Date:
Topic: Environment

Intern-Geographic Information System (USA)
Internship

Conservation International’s (CI) is seeking an Intern-Geographic Information System based in Arlington, USA.

Date:
Topic: Environment

Project Specialist, Environmental Initiatives (Switzerland)
Consultancy

The World Economic Forum is seeking a Project Specialist, Environmental Initiatives based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Date:
Topic: Environment

Urban Greening Internship (South Africa)
Internship

Greenpop is offering urban greening internship based in Cape Town, South Africa.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests; Environment

Environmental Eco-Education Volunteer (Zambia)
Volunteer

Greenpop invites Environmental Eco-Education Volunteers in Livingstone, Zambia.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology; Environment

Asia-Pacific Scout - Mangrove Conservation
Consultancy

Blue Ventures is seeking an experienced conservationist based in the Asia-Pacific region.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests

Senior Water Management Specialist (in Spanish;Honduras)
Consultancy; Jobs

Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI) is seeking a Senior Water Management Specialist based in Honduras.

Date:
Topic: Water management

Internship-GIS-Landscape Restoration (India)
Internship

The World Resources Institute (WRI) is offering a paid internship on GIS-Landscape Restoration in India.

Date:
Topic: Water management; Land management; Land degradation and restoration; Environment

Staff Environmental Scientist (USA)
Jobs

Arcadis is seeking a Staff Environmental Scientist based in USA.

Date:
Topic: Environment

Profile Environmental (Emergency) Officer (Switzerland)
Consultancy; Jobs

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is seeking a Profile Environmental (Emergency) Officer based in Geneva HQ.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Environment; Forests; Water management; Land management; Land degradation and restoration; Soil science

PROGRAM MANAGER – DESERT RIVERS PROGRAM (USA)
Consultancy; Jobs

Arizona Land and Water Trust is seeking a Program Manager – Desert Rivers Program

Date:
Topic: Land management; Land degradation and restoration; Water management

LAND & WATER PROGRAM PROJECT ASSISTANT (USA)
Consultancy; Jobs

Arizona Land and Water Trust is seeking a Land and Water Program Project Assistant.

Date:
Topic: Land management; Land degradation and restoration; Water management

Director-Environment/Natural Resources Management (NRM) Programs (USA)
Jobs

ECODIT is seeking a Director to join its Home Office (HO) in Arlington (Rosslyn), Virginia and lead the firm’s Environment/NRM programs.

Date: 09/12/2016
Topic: Climate change; Ecology; Environment

Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow (Egypt)
Consultancy; Jobs

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as an Associate Research Fellow (ARF) / Research Fellow.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow (Ghana)
Consultancy; Jobs

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as an Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security

Advisor NEXUS Water Energy Food (in German;Niger)
Consultancy; Jobs

The GIZ is seeking an Advisor NEXUS Water Energy Food (WEF) based in Niger/Niamey.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Biodiversity; Food security; Land management; Water management

Humberhead Levels Voluntary Trainee (UK)
Volunteer

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is seeking volunteers to create a more connected environment for people and wildlife, resulting in a more valued and robust natural environment.

Date: 10/01/2017
Topic: Ecology; Biodiversity; Forests

Biodiversity Information and Planning Project Volunteer's (UK)
Volunteer

The Wildlife Trusts is seeking volunteers to help with assessing the outcomes of biodiversity information use in local planning in Northamptonshire.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity

Deputy Team Leader (India)
Consultancy

Mott MacDonald is seeking a Deputy Team Leader based in Delhi, India.
 

Date:
Topic: Water management

Research Assistants / Research Associates-EMID Inland Waters Cluster (Singapore)
Jobs; Consultancy

Tropical Marine Science Institute (TMSI) of the National University of Singapore invites applications for the position of Research Assistants / Research Associates-EMID Inland Waters Cluster.

Date:
Topic: Ecology; Climate change; Water management; Land management

PhD Position in Remote Sensing of Sub-Tropical Forest Degradation and Land Use (Germany)
Jobs; Fellowship

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is offering 3 PhD Positions in Remote Sensing of Sub-Tropical Forest Degradation and Land Use

Date:
Topic: Forests; Ecology; Land management

Environment and Natural Resources Associate / Sr. Associate (US Citizens only;USA)
Jobs

Tetra Tech ARD is looking for a highly qualified Environmental Specialist for their Environment & Natural Resources (ENR) Sector based in Burlington or Arlington.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology; Forests; Water

Research Scientist (USA)
Jobs

The National Center for Computational Hydroscience and Engineering department of the Mississippi University is seeking qualified Research Scientist to conduct basic and applied research.

Date:
Topic: Water management

Junior Expert for land use classifications (in German;Germany)
Consultancy; Jobs

GAF-AG is seeking qualified candidate for the position of Junior Expert for land use classifications.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Forests; Biodiversity; Land management

Postdoctoral Associate - Section of Soil and Crop Sciences (US)
Fellowship; Jobs

Cornell University invites application for Postdoctoral Associate - Section of Soil and Crop Sciences.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Soil science

Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow (India or Nepal)
Jobs; Fellowship

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate for the position of an  Associate Research Fellow (ARF) or a Research Fellow (RF) in its Environment and Production Technology Division.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Gender

Research Associate-Greenhouse (German;Germany)
Jobs; Consultancy

KWS Services Deutschland GmbH is seeking for January 2017 a Research Associate for the coordination of greenhouse cultivation processes.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Biodiversity

Expert-Agricultural or forestry for soil rehabilitation (Peru)
Jobs; Consultancy

Bioversity International is looking for an expert in agricultural or forestry for a soil rehabilitation project based in Peru.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Biodiversity; Ecology; Forests; Land degradation and restoration; Soil science

Resident Lecturer in Tropical Coastal Ecology (Panama)
Jobs

The School for Field Studies (SFS) offers a position of a lecturer who will provide high quality, modern and experiential teaching in critical environmental issues related to costal terrestrial environments.

Date: 30/06/2016
Topic: Ecology; Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Land management; Water management

Mangrove Research and Community Development Volunteer (Madagaskar)
Volunteer

Honko Mangrove Conservation & Education is looking for volunteers interested in gaining field experience in nature conservation and sustainable development.

Date: 31/12/2016
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests; Food security

Reforestation Project Volunteer (Madagaskar)
Volunteer

Madagascar Biodiversity Partnership seeks individuals who are willing to be engaged in community-based reforestation efforts in Kianjavato, Madagascar.

Date: 31/12/2016
Topic: Forests; Climate change; Biodiversity

Volunteers for New Zealand Nature Reserve Project
Volunteer

New Zealand Nature Reserve Project is looking for volunteers to work on conservation of rare wetland forest near Wellington, New Zealand.

Date: 01/04/2017
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests

Field Volunteering in Kalamos Island biological field station (Greece)
Volunteer

Greece-based NGO, Terra Sylvestris, gives an opportunity for individuals passionate about nature conservation to facilitate the Kalamos and Kastos Sustainable Development Program.

Date: 31/12/2016
Topic: Biodiversity; Forests

Environment and Economic Development Skills Volunteer (Kenya)
Volunteer

Resource Hub for Development in Kenya is looking for volunteers who will help local communities in Nyanza and Western communities in Kenya to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

Date: 31/12/2016
Topic: Agriculture; Gender; Poverty reduction/Development

Online Science Communications Intern (Jordan)
Internship

The CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems offers an internship position to communicate with scientists, the public, investors and distribute information about the research outcomes.

Date: 15/09/2016
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Climate change; Drought

Staff Agronomist (U.S.A.)
Jobs; Consultancy

Grimmway Farms offers a position of a staff agronomist to assist farm managers and contract growers in development of sustainable organic agricultural practices.

Date: 30/09/2016
Topic: Agriculture; Food security

Crop Physiologist (Colombia)
Jobs

The International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) offers a position of a crop physiologist conducting a research on improvement of bean germplasm focusing on different agroecological niches in Latin America and Africa.

Date: 03/03/2099
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Soil science

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers (Germany)
Fellowship; Jobs

The Humboldt Foundation is accepting application for a postdoctoral research in Germany with the possibility for funding.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Biodiversity; Climate change; Drought; Food security; Forests; Gender; Water management; Soil science; Poverty reduction/Development; Land management; Land degradation and restoration

Tree Planting & Reforestation Volunteer Programme (Cameroon)
Volunteer

The African Conservation Foundation is permanently seeking international volunteers to assist in tree planting and reforestation in Western Cameroon.

Date:
Topic: Forests; Ecology; Biodiversity; Awareness raising; Land management

General Call for Applications – Consultant Roster
Jobs; Internship; Volunteer; Consultancy

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) is accepting expressions of interest from qualified consultancy candidates specialized in the field of forest law enforcement, land and forest tenure reforms, carbon and greenhouse gas measurement, landscape ecology and Soil Science.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Agriculture; Ecology; Forests; Drought; Funding and resource mobilization; Soil science; Land management; Land degradation and restoration

Internship Roster
Internship

Bioversity International is looking for interns to support its work and at the same time acquire practical experience in their field of specialization.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology; Food security; Forests

Consulting Aquatic Ecologist (Canada)
Consultancy

Savanta is looking for home-based intermediate and senior aquatic ecologists with experience and interest in freshwater systems as they relate to impact assessment, mitigation planning/implementation and ecological restoration.


Date:
Topic: Ecology; Water management

Climate Change Policy Expert in Vietnam
Jobs

The International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) is recruiting a Climate Change Policy Expert to support the development of research projects that provide evidence for the design and implementation of private and public climate policies.

Date:
Topic: Climate change

Conservation Week Volunteer
Volunteer

Trees for Life is looking for Conservation Week Volunteers to support conservation work on its project sites across the  Scottish Highlands throughout spring and autumn.

Date:
Topic: Forests

Forest Program Stewardship and Monitoring internship, Texas, USA
Internship

The Nature Conservancy is looking to hire undergraduate students, graduate students, or recent college graduates (2014, 2015, and 2016) in biology, conservation/environmental studies or equivalent for paid internship during May 31st to August 5th, 2016.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Ecology; Forests

Volunteer in Sustainable Development Project
Volunteer

Voluntario Global, a non-profit association based in Argentina with the purpose of developing volunteer programs in Latin America, offers volunteer positions in Sustainable Development Project in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Ecology

Ecological Volunteers at Volunteer Latin America (VLA)
Volunteer

Volunteer Latin America is seeking volunteers for ecological programs in Quiro, Ecuador, to contribute to revegetation activities, perform greenhouse duties and promote the use of sustainable practices and environmental education amount children and adults.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Ecology

Agronomist Internship at Crop Quest Agronomists
Internship

Crop Quest offers paid internship positions for students during the growing season (from mid-May to mid-August) to perform regular field checks and diagnose problems, and to monitor Soil Moisture Status, among other tasks.

Date: 01/12/2015
Topic: Agriculture

Volunteer opportunities for environmental bloggers (in spanish)
Volunteer

EcoSiglos, a Colombian environmental blog, is looking for environmental bloggers to raise awareness on the environmental challenges of today.

Date:
Topic: Ecology; Awareness raising

Student exchange/professional practices opportunity in Argentina
Volunteer

Implement your university knowledge or provide your professional skills to help the people of Paso Grande in Argentina to implement local development adaptation projects.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Climate change; Drought; Water management

UN Volunteers (UNV), Germany - Internship
Volunteer

UNV provides the opportunity for a limited number of internships at its headquarters in Bonn, Germany. The UNV Internship Programme offers the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNV’s work and is designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in development and volunteerism. It may also complement other studies such as international relations, communications, media relations and social sciences.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Food security; Gender; Migration; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Volunteer program of the Directorate of the Galapagos National Park
Volunteer

The Directorate of the Galapagos National Park offers volunteer opportunities to learn, participate and contribute directly to the management actions for conservation of this first World Heritage Site, and work for the sustainable development of the province.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Ecology

Multiple opportunities at DHAN Foundation - India
Internship; Jobs; Volunteer

Development of Humane Action (DHAN) Foundation, a professional development organisation is offering opportunities for volunteering, internships as well as jobs for gratuates and post graduates in any discipline with research experience.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Drought; Food security; Gender; Poverty reduction/Development

Volunteering for the Everglades Foundation - USA
Volunteer

Volunteer opportunities with the Everglades Foundation, a US based non-profit  organization dedicated to leading efforts to restore and protect the greater Everglades ecosystem.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology; Land management; Land degradation and restoration

Volunteer at Liga para a Protecção da Natureza (LPN), Portugal
Volunteer

Liga para a Protecção da Natureza (LPN) is a Non-profit and Non-Governmental Organization based in Portugal. LPN, the oldest Portuguese environmental association, was created in 1948 with the main goal to protect the environment in the Iberian and needs volunteers.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Ecology; Forests

Internships at the Society for Conservation and Protection of Environment (SCOPE), Pakistan
Internship; Volunteer

The Society for Conservation and Protection of Environment's (SCOPE), an NGO working on sustainable natural resources management (NRM), combating desertification, clean drinking water and environmental law, offers internship opportunities for college students, recent graduate students, and professionals.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Climate change; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development; Water management

Internships at The Global Crop Trust in Bonn, Germany
Internship

Global Crop Diversity Trust is an independent international organization which exists to ensure the conservation and availability of crop diversity for food security worldwide.
The Crop Trust accepts applications on a continuous basis for internships.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Biodiversity; Food security

Volunteering positions with "Fight Against Desert Encroachment" (FADE)
Volunteer

Fight Against Desert Encroachment (FADE) is an international non-profit organization formed by Dr. Newton Jibunoh and is accredited to the United Nations World Summit on Sustainable Development. FADE foucses on the prevention and control of environmental degradation and climate change with an emphasis on desertification and desert encroachment.

Date:
Topic: Climate change; Drought; Land management

Volunteers opportunities with the Ecocenter Jeyran Uzbekistan [Russian, German]
Volunteer

Ecocenter Jeyran Uzbekistan is looking for volunteers to help in preserving the rare fauna and flora species of Uzbekistan.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Ecology

Volunteer opportunities with Ak'Tenamit, Guatemala
Volunteer

Ak’ Tenamit is a non-profit association working with Guatemalan Q’eqchi Maya communities. It provides access to education and healthcare, supports micro-enterprise efforts, and promotes environmental sustainability and climate change advocacy and mitigation work, among others.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Food security; Forests; Poverty reduction/Development

Conservation Internship Program in Alaska
Internship

The Alaska Center for the Environment is looking for interns who plan a career path in conservation and are willing to make a long-term commitment to preserving and protecting the environment and diverse cultures of Alaska.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Climate change; Forests; Land management

Nature conservation volunteerism in Australia and New Zealand
Volunteer

Conservation Volunteers recruits volunteers from around the world to join environmental conservation projects in Australia and New Zealand, including land care.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Forests; Land degradation and restoration; Land management; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Climate Change Experts at Agriconsulting S.p.A.
Consultancy

Agriconsulting S.p.A. is looking for Climate Change experts to be added into its database for future working opportunities in the climate sector.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change; Land management

PhD Research opportunities at ISRIC
Fellowship

The International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC) welcomes researchers and students to collaborate on global and regional soil information related initiatives.

Date:
Topic: Land degradation and restoration; Soil science

Multiple Opportunities at Landesa
Volunteer; Internship; Jobs

Landesa is seeking volunteers to help better improve their website and research assistants through the Washington State Work Study programs at both the University of Washington and Seattle University.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Gender; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development

International Internship & Volunteer Opportunities with the International Centre For Environmental Education and Community Development(ICENECDEV) 
Internship; Volunteer

The International Centre For Environmental Education and Community Development(ICENECDEV) is offering opportunities to become volunteers and interns in their organization as a way to get involved and have fun outside.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

Internships with the Ramsar Convention Secretariat
Internship

The Ramsar (Convention on Wetlands) offers internship positions in their regionally oriented Internship Programme.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Ecology; Land degradation and restoration; Land management; Water management

Volunteer at the Permaculture Institute of El Salvador - Sustainable development and food security
Volunteer

The Permaculture Institute of El Salvador (IPES) welcomes volunteers year round interested in sustainability, community development, organic farming and food security, to live and work on its permaculture demonstration site, offering hands-on experience in permaculture.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Land management

United Nations University: Internship communications and advocacy
Internship

The mission of UNU-FLORES is to contribute to the development of integrated and sustainable management strategies for the use of water, soil and waste resources in particular in developing and emerging countries in scientific, educational, managerial, technological and institutional terms.

Date:
Topic: Land management

Internships - United Nations University
Internship

The United Nations University (UNU) in Bonn recruits highly qualified applicants to work as interns at the different UNU entities.

Date:
Topic: Food security; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations; Water management

International Social Science Council (ISSC): Internship programme
Internship

The ISSC’s internship programme provides students an opportunity to gain exposure to work in an international, multicultural science management environment.

Date:
Topic: Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations; Poverty reduction/Development

Hopelink development project Kenya, Volunteer Opportunity
Volunteer

Hopelink development project is interested in working with volunteers across the world to provide linkages and long lasting partnership for socioeconomic prosperity.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development

Diversas oportunidades de voluntariado en Guatemala!
Volunteer

Network of volunteer organizations in the promotion diverse volunteer opportunities in Guatemala.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Food security; Gender; Poverty reduction/Development

Do an internship at The Applied Environmental Research Foundation (AERF) in India!
Volunteer; Internship

Do you want to do something for the environment? Do want to make a difference in Conservation? Do you want to get hands-on experience? Work with the Applied Environmental Research Foundation (AERF) Research Team, and do research on e.g. the linkages between Community, Climate Change and Conservation, or flood and desertification issues.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Climate change; Drought; Ecology; Food security; Forests; Poverty reduction/Development

ACDI/VOCA: Multiple volunteering and consultancy positions, Worldwide
Consultancy; Volunteer

Agricultural Cooperative Development International and Volunteers in Overseas Cooperative Assistance (ACDI/VOCA) is offering multiple consultancy and volunteering positions worldwide.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Land management

Summer Internship Program: Agricultural Cooperative Development International and Volunteers in Overseas Cooperative Assistance
Internship

Are you a current or recent graduate student looking to make a difference?

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development

ACDI/VOCA: Graduate Student Overseas Volunteer Program
Volunteer

Are you a current or recent graduate student looking to make a difference overseas?

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Gender; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development

Awareness rasing (speakers) for Farm Africa in the UK
Volunteer

Farm Africa is looking for new speakers throughout the UK. You don’t need any previous public speaking experience, just a passion for Farm Africa and our work.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Food security

Internships and on-the-job training at International Rice Research Institute
Internship; Jobs

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) offers a "Non-degree program" for internships or on-the-job training.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Drought; Food security

Action contre la Faim
Volunteer

Action contre la Faim is looking for volunteers to support their goals: to act effectively and concretely against the persistence of hunger in a world of abundance.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Climate change; Drought; Food security; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development; Water management

The IUCN Environmental Law Centre (ELC) Fellowships and Internships
Fellowship; Internship

The IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) Environmental Law Centre is a centre that recruits interns and fellowships from around the world.

Date:
Topic: Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology; Forests; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

International fellowship: Bringing together foresters from around the world
Fellowship

Work at the World Forest Institute for 6 to 12 months together with forestry and forest products professionals from around the world!

Date:
Topic: Forests; Land management

Worldwide Farmers Exchange internships
Internship

Do you want to get work-experience and training for one year on selected host farms in the United States in a specific field of agriculture? submit your application now!

Date:
Topic: Agriculture

Student Internships in Namibia
Internship

To promote capacity building in the environmental education sector in Namibia and worldwide, The Namib Desert Environmental Education Trust (NaDEET) offers student internships. Our main partner is the Polytechnic of Namibia's Nature Conservation department.

Date:
Topic: Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology

Opportunity: DAPA is recruiting interns
Internship

The Decision and Policy Analysis Area (DAPA) of the International Centre for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) is seeking English speaking recent graduates for 6-12 month internships.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Food security; Land management

Scholarships and fellowships for students from Commonwealth countries
Fellowship

These awards enable Commonwealth citizens to study for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in other countries.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Biodiversity; Climate change; Ecology; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), USA - Internship
Volunteer; Internship

Internships offer a small group of outstanding graduate-level students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNDP's work. They are designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of multilateral technical cooperation, but also complements other international studies, including law. Internships can take place in a UNDP country office/ regional center or at the organization's Headquarters in New York. Assignments vary greatly in terms of content. Every attempt is made to match the interests of the intern with the needs of the organization.

Date:
Topic: Food security; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), Germany - Internships and fellowships
Volunteer

Occasionally the United Nations arranges ad-hoc internships for graduate students specialising in a field related to the work of the United Nations. These internships are intended to promote among the participants a better understanding of international problems and give an insight into the work of the United Nations and to provide departments with the able assistance of outstanding young students specialising in a field related to their own work.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Climate change; Drought; Food security; Gender; Land degradation and restoration; Land management; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations; Water management

Navdanya, India - Internships on ecological agriculture, food sovereignty, and living democracy
Volunteer

Navdanya means nine crops that represent India's collective source of food security. The main aim of the Navdanya biodiversity conservation programme is to support local farmers, rescue and conserve crops and plants that are being pushed to extinction and make them available through direct marketing. The interns are part of a larger community on the farm that includes short term and long term volunteers, staff and visitors, and must be able and willing to participate with enthusiasm in the life of the farm and for the betterment of the community.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Biodiversity; Food security

Peace Corps, USA - Volunteer
Volunteer

Today's Peace Corps is more vital than ever, working in emerging and essential areas such as information technology and business development, and contributing to the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. Peace Corps Volunteers continue to help countless individuals who want to build a better life for themselves, their children, and their communities.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Ecology; Food security; Poverty reduction/Development

World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF), Worldwide - Volunteer
Volunteer

"WWOOF is a world wide network of organisations. We link volunteers with organic farmers, and help people share more sustainable ways of living. "

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Land management

UN Volunteers (UNV), Worldwide - Volunteer Programme
Volunteer

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development, and it benefits both society at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers.

Date:
Topic: Agriculture; Awareness raising; Food security; Gender; Land management; Migration; Poverty reduction/Development; Stakeholder involvement/Negotiations

PhD Fellowships at The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
Fellowship

For developing countries, and especially the Least Developed Countries, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) offers more than 300 PhD fellowships a year at some of the most respected institutions in the developing world. These fellowships are hosted in Brazil, China, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico and Pakistan.

Date:
Topic: Food

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