Europe nationals: Climate Smart WATer Management and Sustainable DEVelopment for food and agriculture in North-East Africa (WATDEV) via EURAXESS

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Italy 🇮🇹

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Management of water resources in East African river basins is a sensitive issue, linked both to food security and water management in agriculture. Water management is strictly interlinked with the sustainability of other natural resources, such as biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, soil, energy and with livelihoods of people. In many East-African areas, the benefits of agricultural resources are endangered by demographic pressure, unplanned rural development and lack of alternative livelihood opportunities causing deforestation, overgrazing, soil and water degradation and – on the socio-economic side – reduction of agricultural productivity and agricultural systems efficiency

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Eligibility criteria

Specific experiences in the field and assessable qualifications

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • EUROPE

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • EUROPE

Selection process

Titles Examination and Oral Colloquium

Additional comments

  • Contact email: [email protected]
  • Contact phone: +393477515291
  • Annual budget: 22000
  • Frequency of calls: ANNUALE
  • International mobility required: no

Web site for additional job details

http://www.urp.cnr.it


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL