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FAO needs a Forestry Officer for the Drylands

Organization
Forest Policy and Resources Division, FOA
Category
Work & Volunteer
Job vacancies
Country
Italy
Language

English

Spanish

French

Publication date
Application date
Description

The Forest Policy and Resources Division, FOA seeks a Forestry Officer, who will ensure all aspects of sustainable management of forests and trees as well as forest landscape restoration in drylands, within the context of FAO's Strategic Program 2 on 'making agriculture, forestry and fisheries more sustainable' and Strategic Program 3 on 'reducing rural poverty'.

Qualifications for this position are:

Advanced university degree in forest resources management or a related field;

Seven years of relevant experience in sustainable forest or agrosilvo-pastoral system management and restoration, including in drylands;

Working knowledge of English, French or Spanish and limited knowledge of one of the other two or Arabic, Chinese, Russian.

Forestry Officer in Drylands