International environmental expert for drafting the State of the Environment Report for Cambodia

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Home-Based / Remote
Position Type: 
Consultancy
Organization Type: 
International Organization
Experience Level: 
Mid-Level (5-7 Years)
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)

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The Royal Government of Cambodia has adopted a National Strategic Development Plan 2019-2023. A cornerstone of this strategy is to improve the environment and protect Cambodia’s nature, in line with the global Sustainable Developments Goals (SDGs). In order to have a clear baseline for the environmental agenda, the Ministry of Environment (MoE) is seeking technical support from development partners including UNDP to produce a State of the Environment (SoE) report.

The purpose of the SoE report is to present a stocktaking on the environment covering air, water and land. Drawing on international examples, the SoE in Cambodia is envisaged to include the following chapters (see Annex 1 for more information about the proposed content of the SoE report for Cambodia):

  1. Introduction
  2. Air Quality
  3. Climate Change
  4. Water
  5. Waste

The production of the State of Environment report will be led by the General Department of Environmental Knowledge and Information (GDEKI) of the MoE and in close cooperation with relevant departments of the MoE and the National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD), holding key information and data to be used in the report.

Education: 

A master’s degree in environment management and policy, international development policy, law or related, relevant field(s).

Experience:

  • At least 7 years of prior relevant work experience including environmental policy and research, technical report-writing at the nexus of environmental science and policy.
  • Experience drafting and editing policy documents

Language Requirement:Fluency in English mandatory. Knowledge of Khmer language is a plus

UNDP reserves right to reject any applications that is incomplete.

Please be informed that we don’t accept application submitted via email.

Interested individual offeror must submit the following documents/information to demonstrate their qualifications:

1. Explaining why they are the most suitable for the work

2. Financial proposal

3. Personal CV including experience in similar projects, list of publication written by Candidate and at least 3 references.

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