Climate Change Officer_Nepal (This position is reserved for female candidate only)
Practical Action is an INGO which aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 45 countries through its offices in Bangladesh, Bolivia, India, Kenya, Nepal, Peru, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Sudan and Zimbabwe.
Practical Action seeks to recruit Climate Change Officer to be based in its Regional Office in Kathmandu. The incumbent will work under the Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Programme. She should have minimum Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in environmental science, climate science and natural resources management with at least three years of experience in carrying out research, participatory assessment, collecting data, analysis, reporting and presentation.
Date of expiry
Reporting to the Head of Programme, she will be responsible to support and undertake the programme activities in areas of community vulnerability assessment and identifying adaptation needs, prepare appropriate policy interventions, developing policies and strategies including networking and coordinating with different stakeholders.
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Interested applicant fulfilling the requirements are requested to submit the duly filled application form and a cover letter by 19 November 2015 to HR@practicalaction.org.np stating the position applied for in the subject line. For application form, refer to the download tab.
Female candidates and candidates from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply.
Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries.Practical Action is a registered charity in the UK and a company limited by guarantee, under the direction of a Board of Trustees. The senior management team, which has executive responsibilities, is called the Strategy Leadership Team (SLT) and it comprises the Chief Executive and twelve Directors, including seven Country and Regional Directors.