Vacancies

Job Title: Senior Expert on the Development of a Private Sector Engagement Strategy

Department/Office: United Nations Environment Programme

Duty Station: NAIROBI

Posting Period: 15 December 2019 – 30 December 2019

Job Opening Number: 19-United Nations Environment Programme-128164-Consultant

Objective:

The UNEP/Nairobi Convention seeks the services of a consultant to develop a Private Sector Engagement Strategy to promote involvement of the private sector in management of the coastal and marine resources in the WIO region, as envisaged in Component 3 of the SAPPHIRE project. The consultant will review the range of ocean-related private sector operations (from industrial to small-scale) in the WIO region, identify areas of potential collaboration, and develop an engagement strategy to enhance partnerships with the private sector within the LMEs for stress reduction, and to provide support for SAP implementation.

Job Title: Expert – Updating of the National Marine Ecosystem Diagnostic Analyses (MEDAs) of Comoros and Somalia

Department/Office: United Nations Environment Programme

Duty Station: NAIROBI

Posting Period: 15 December 2019 – 29 December 2019

Job Opening Number: 19-United Nations Environment Programme-126927-Consultant

Objective:

The UNEP-Nairobi Convention would like to hire two national consultants (1 Comoros and 1 Somalia national) to conduct a gap analysis on the existing national MEDAs developed by the ASCLME project in close collaboration with different partners. The gap analysis will provide guidance to the process of updating the MEDAs by coordinating the available scientific inputs and outputs to strengthen institutional frameworks at national level, for ecosystem-based natural resource management.