The Nairobi-based Global Policy Centre on Resilient Ecosystems and Desertification (GC-RED) is one of six UNDP Global Policy Centres. It was established in October 2014 and is responsible for advancing global thinking and knowledge sharing on inclusive and sustainable development in drylands and other fragile ecosystems.
GC-RED builds on the work of the Drylands Development Centre (DDC), which has been in existence through various incarnations for 40 years. In accordance with UNDP’s renewed and explicit organizational focus on sustainable livelihoods, poverty reduction and inclusive growth on one hand, and environmental sustainability and resilience on the other hand, the Centre works to explore solutions in two major areas:
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision and guidance of GC-RED, the consultant will be responsible for facilitating the development of a multi-sectoral resilience building programme for the Centre within the stipulated time frames. More specifically, the consultant will:
Required Skills and Experience
Interested and qualified International Individual consultants should submit their applications which should include the following;