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Consultancy for Developing a Protected Areas System Business Plan

Organization
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Barbados and the OECS (Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States)
Category
Professional
Consultant
Job vacancies
Country
Grenada
Language

English

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Description

The Grenada "Ridge to Reef Project" is designed to support Grenada's compliance with a number of agreed-upon international environmental management and conservation strategies, policies and plans with assistance from the Global Environmental Facility (GEF). The project intervention is essentially a complement to the Government of Grenada's efforts, on the local level, to fulfill its obligations to various United Nations Convention and Protocols with respect to biodiversity and eco-systems functions/services by applying program/based delivery systems. The project will improve the sustainability of the protected areas system and address the need and deliberate application of biodiversity, sustainable land management, sustainable forest management/Reduction of emissions from deforestation and degradation of forests, land degradation and climate change adaptation principles and practices.

Key tasks and activities of the consultant will be, among others:

  • Preparation of a detailed inception report;
  • Establishment of the operational and capital financial needs of the protected area system;
  • Review of Financing Options.
Consultancy for developing a Protected Areas System Business Plan