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GOPA Consultants hiring Expert in Biodiversity


Brussels, Belgium, 04 September 2013

Featured Project

GOPA Consultants implements numerous programmes/projects around the globe and continually competes for new ones. This offers opportunities to development cooperation professionals in a multitude of technical fields.

Project Title

Measures towards Sustaining the BEST Preparatory Action to Promote the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in EU Outermost Regions and Overseas Countries and Territories (EU). The project covers the following regions of the South Pacific, Indian Ocean, Caribbean, French Guyana, Greenland, Antarctic and Macronesia but the duty station is in Brussel.

Tasks

  • Development of strategies to achieve the objectives of the BEST initiative

  • Support the BEST team on biodiversity issues (e.g. development of notes)

  • Support to the 7 regional hubs on identifying project and financing opportunities

  • Undertaking an inventory of existing ecosystem profiles in EU ORs and OCTs

  • Support to the development of regional ecosystem profiles including information on:

  • biological importance of the region

  • climate change impacts

  • major threats to and root causes of biodiversity loss

  • socioeconomic context

  • current conservation investments

Deadline: 27 September 2013

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