Opportunities

Vacancies, internships, scholarships, consultancies and other opportunities are listed here.

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Current Opportunities

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Past Opportunities

Sustainable Wildlife Utilisation Resource Officer

Organisation: NACSO
Type: vacancy
Description:

For detailed Terms of Reference please contact Samson Mulonga (smulonga@wwf.na), (061) Tel: +264 (0)61 239945/0812274867 or download from the NACSO website (www.nacso.org.na). For applications please send to Annastasia Naiteta (annastasian@nacso.org.na) Tel: +264 (0)61 230888/230796, or sent to NACSO Office, P.O. Box 98353, Windhoek, Namibia or hand delivered to at 19 Lossen Street, Ausspannplatz, Windhoek. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and certified copies of qualifications. All foreign qualifications should be accompanied by NQA evaluation.

*Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date:
Contact email: smulonga@wwf.na
Downloadable info: Terms of Reference, Advertisement

Project Coordinator Fisheries X2

Organisation: Namibia Nature Foundation
Type: vacancy
Description:

The Namibia Nature Foundation is looking to appoint two project coordinators for the EU-funded project Community Conservation Fisheries in KAZA with immediate effect. The overall objective of the project is to contribute to improved food security in the KAZA area, particularly for women, children and the rural poor through improved fisheries management, through the establishment of community-based, sustainable management systems for riverine/floodplain fisheries in the river basins of the project area.

Location: Sesheke and Katima Mulilo

Closing date:
URL for more information: Visit NNFs jobs page

Team Leader Fisheries

Organisation: Namibia Nature Foundation
Type: vacancy
Description:

The overall objective of the project is to contribute to improved food security in the KAZA area, particularly for women, children and the rural poor through improved fisheries management, through the establishment of community-based, sustainable management systems for riverine/floodplain fisheries in the river basins of the project area.

Closing date:
URL for more information: Visit NNFs jobs page

Pathways Namibia 2018: Living with wildlife - Training and Scholarship

Organisation: Pathways Namibia
Type: scholarship
Description:

Pathways Africa (Namibia) will include a one-week training workshop (3-day hands-on training/3-day emersion course) Jan. 6th – 11th 2018 for early and mid-career field staff at the Safari Hotel in Windhoek, Namibia. This capacity building training will provide a unique and valuable opportunity for practitioners to exchange ideas and build their human dimensions tool box. Training participants will attend skill building sessions focused on community-based conservation and monitoring, education, human-wildlife conflict mitigation, communication, and more. The hands-on portion will be immediately followed by the Pathways Africa Conference (Jan. 9th – 11th 2018), which at which trainees will have the opportunity to present. These interactions will provide them with excellent examples of the breadth and depth of human dimensions research and application as well as networking opportunities


Financial Support: In order to achieve the goal of reaching early and mid-career field staff, Pathways will be offering scholarships to support a select group of eligible participants. This includes all onsite costs (registration, lodging, and meals) as well as a travel allowance (for some this will cover travel for others it will off-set part of the cost). In order to qualify for a scholarship, you must demonstrate financial need.

The training will be taught in English and all trainees should be proficient in the English language. For this reason, all application submissions must be written in English.

Closing date:
Contact email: conference@cheetah.org
URL for more information: Visit the online application form

Sociological Consultancy on the Kwando River fishery

Organisation: Namibia Nature Foundation
Type: consultancy
Description:

The Namibia Nature Foundation is looking to appoint a short-term consultant to conduct sociological research with the emphasis on the fishery on the Kwando River through the project titled "Improving Fishery management of the Kwando River for Sustainable Livelihoods". This entails detailed understanding of all components around the social and economic aspects of fish and fishing activities along the Kwando River, Namibia.

Closing date:
Contact email: irene@nnf.org.na
URL for more information: Sociological Consultancy on the Kwando River fishery

Project assistant

Organisation: Namibia Nature Foundation
Type: vacancy
Description:

Location: Windhoek

Brief: The Namibia Nature Foundation is looking to appoint a project assistant for EU-funded projects. The two projects to be assisted are:

  1. Community Conservation Fisheries in KAZA in the Zambezi Region
  2. Farmers' Clubs with climate-smart agriculture for improved resilience and livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Kavango

Please download word document below for job description and more info.

Closing date:
Contact email: irene@nnf.org.na
Downloadable info: Job description
URL for more information: See this post on NNF's web site

Call for expression of interest

Organisation: Namibian Association of Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) Support Organisations (NACSO)
Type: consultancy
Description:

Call for expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals for inclusion in the NACSO technical and scientific pool of consultants database under the Community-Based Natural Resource Management Programme.

Closing date:
Contact email: annatjiedp@iway.na
URL for more information: http://www.nacso.org.na/opportunities