Vacantes en el ICIMOD

Monday, 5 January, 2004 - 00:00

Vacantes en el ICIMOD

Estimados Colegas,

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), busca a dos profesionales calificados para los siguientes puestos: Encargado de programa para agua, riesgo y manejo ambiental; Especialista en desarrollo de políticas.

La información adicional sobre las vacantes incluyendo los términos de la referencia para las posiciones se puede encontrar en

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José Collazos
CONDESAN - InfoAndina
Foro de Montañas en América Latina

Vacancies at the International Centre for
Integrated Mountain Development

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) established in 1983 in Kathmandu, Nepal, serving eight regional member countries of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas and the global mountain community. As a mountain learning and knowledge Centre, ICIMOD seeks to develop and provide innovative solutions, in cooperation with over 300 regional and international partners, which foster action and change for overcoming mountain people"s economic, social and physical vulnerability. This mission is carried out through acting as a multidisciplinary documentation Centre, a focal point for training and applied research activities and a consultative Centre in scientific and technical matters for the countries of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region at their request.

In 2003 ICIMOD embarked on a new five-year strategic plan to address: Natural Resources Management; Agriculture and Rural Income Diversification; Water Resources and Hazard Management; Culture, Equity, Gender and Governance; Information and Knowledge Management; and Policy and Partnership Development.

ICIMOD is seeking to recruit qualified persons for the following vacant international level positions for which applications are now invited.

Programme Manager, Water, Hazard & Environmental Management

10 years of work experience in water resource management, geography, environmental science, environmental economics or related field, of which part preferably has been gained in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya region.

Policy Development Specialist

5 years of work experience in policy research and development, of which part preferably has been gained in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya region.

After reviewing the Centre"s existing capacity and its needs for additional skills and competence in the area of policy development and advocacy, the Policy and Partnership Development Committee (PPDC) has recommended that the terms of reference for the Policy Development Specialist to be hired under the GTZ supported project be revised to enable the recruitment of a candidate with proven experience and track record in policy analysis and publications in this field. Therefore, the post is advertised again to encourage some more eligible candidates to apply in addition to those already short-listed from the previous applications.

Further information on the vacancies, including Terms of Reference for the positions, can be found at

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