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Project Coordinator GRIF (Guyana)

Organization
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Category
Professional
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Country
Guyana
Language

English

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Description

The Amerindian Land Titling (ALT) Project is funded by Guyana REDD Plus Investment Fund (GRIF) with financial contributions from Norway. The objective of the ALT is to enable Amerindians to secure their lands and natural resources with a view towards sustainable social and economic development. It is expected that titling of communities will strengthen land tenure security and the expansion of the asset base of Amerindians, enabling improved long term planning for their future development. It is also expected to enhance the opportunities for villages to ‘opt-in’ to the REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) scheme.

Some of the key responsibilities will be:

  • Provide strategic direction and leadership in the implementation of the ALT to ensure that the project achieves its intended outputs as stated in the project document and Annual Work Plans;
  • Provide strategic direction and leadership in the implementation of the ALT to ensure that the project achieves its intended outputs as stated in the project document;
  • Supervises staff in the Project Management Unit in MoIPA to ensure that the achievement of project activities is on schedule and within budget.
Project Coordinator GRIF (Guyana)