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2017-11-17
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New Entry Sustainable Farming Project, Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition
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The New Entry Sustainable Farming Project's Community Food Systems Conference will address common underlying themes between food security, social justice and sustainable agriculture including obstacles in urban and rural environments and fostering community empowerment to create and sustain resilient local food systems.
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2017-12-13
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
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Minimum Requirements: Advanced university degree in social science, international development, development economics, international law, business administration, agriculture, agricultural economics, or another field relevant to the work of the Organization. Ten years of relevant experience in international development, donor aid programmes, fundraising, grant negotiations and management, and development cooperation, including relevant field exper…
Others
Application date
2017-11-27
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English

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has the pleasure to invite you to join the new FLR community of practice and attend an online knowledge sharing forum “Innovative Approaches for Monitoring Forest and Landscape Restoration” (FLR), the first of its kind. Monitoring progress on global forest and landscape restoration is key to improving the livelihoods of millions of people. Join the the inaugural webinar on Thursday…
Professional
Application date
2017-11-19
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English

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Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands
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The Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU). CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DoD) and other public lands. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the United States by prop…
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Job vacancies
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English

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Environmental Defense Fund
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The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is seeking an Economist, Ecosystems to conduct and direct economic analysis to help shape the Ecosystem’s program policy positions and support its advocacy and provide strategic input and content to guide planning and execution of Ecosystem program efforts.

The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Capacity Building Marketplace is an exchange platform for those seeking and offering knowledge, training and opportunities related to the UNCCD’s mandate regarding the issues of capacity building. These resources are helpful for anyone working toward land degradation neutrality (LDN).

The Capacity Building Marketplace supports students, grassroots movements, professionals, researchers, civil society organizations (CSOs), farmers’ organizations and the general public to develop their full potential regarding sustainable land management practices to address drought and land degradation.

The Marketplace addresses the creation, strengthening and building of capacity as it relates to mitigation and adaptation to drought and desertification in concrete ways.

Here on the Marketplace you can:

  • Share and find experiences and new ideas
  • Increase your knowledge and skills
  • Be informed about capacity building efforts globally
  • Directly influence the Marketplace’s future content

If you have any questions or would like to provide feedback, please contact UNCCD Capacity Building Officer, Richard Byron-Cox via email rbyroncox [at] unccd.int or phone +49 2288 152 827.

Topic
capacity building