Call for SPI observer alternate candidates: deadline extended


Bonn, Germany – The UNCCD secretariat is issuing a call for an alternate observer to the Science Policy Interface (SPI), representing the civil society organizations (CSOs) accredited to the convention.

Suitable candidates could be nominated by submitting this form before 3 June. The elected person will act as alternate of the current CSO observer to the SPI – Noel Oettle, Environment Monitoring Group, South Africa – until the end of 2021 and will become the fully-fledged CSO observer for the biennium 2022–2023. Based on the principle of geographical rotation and gender balance, female candidatures from Asian as well as Eastern and European regions are encouraged to apply.

Read more: