Consultancy: Public Sector Climate, Forest, and Land Use Strategies and Determination of Investment Readiness Score
CI, a non-governmental organization with the mission of conserving biodiversity while ensuring that local communities directly benefit from the protection of their natural habitat, is seeking a consultant with experience and expertise in forestry and agriculture investment policy to evaluate climate, forest, and land use strategies and plans and the “investment readiness” of the sectors in the country of the assignment from a foreign investment and private sector point of view.
- Identify and analyze climate, forest and land use strategies and plans that reduce GHG emissions and contribute to nationally determined contributions (NDCs) with respect to progress, resources and impediments for successful implementation;
- assess country readiness for finance and investment plans (FIP) for their climate, forest and land use strategies and plans using a standardized scorecard;
- identify the need for and impact of technical support to increase investment and antecedent conditions that must be addressed before successful financial investment plans may be developed.
Required Skills and Experience
Expertise in public policy, sustainable development, agriculture, forestry, business, markets, and impact investing. Preference will be given to consultants who have history of engagement with relevant government, private sector and financial institutions in Ghana.