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      Consultant to Support Resource Mobilization in the Large Marine Ecosystem Portfolio for GEF Large Marine Ecosystems: Learning Exchange and Resource Network (GEF LME: LEARN)

      Implemented by UNDP and Executed by UNESCO-Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC).

      The Consultancy is expected to comprise the following three activities:

      • Activity A: Update Resource Mobilization Strategy for Large Marine Ecosystems including
      preparation of a roadmap for its implementation
      • Activity B: Organise the LME Donors Partnership Session during the 21st Large Marine
      Ecosystem Meeting in Cartagena, Colombia
      • Activity C: Revise the Resource Mobilisation Strategy following the outcomes of the Cartagena

      Skills and Experience Required

       Advanced degree in environmental, natural or social sciences, international relations,
      economics, development studies or related fields, or equivalent demonstrated Project Manager
       At least five years demonstrated global project management experience;
       Proven track record of fundraising and/or experience delivering investments
       Good organizational skills and demonstrated ability to organize and facilitate meetings;
       Excellent ability to work and write in English; proficiency in at least one other UN language
      (Arabic, Chinese, French, Spanish or Russian) is an asset;
       Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and reliably contribute to a geographically
      distributed work environment (via phone and email;
       Experience with researching and writing on international environment and/or international
      development issues;
       Familiarity with or, ideally, work experience in GEF International Waters recipient countries
      and/or with donors or related NGOs.

      Solicitation of Request

      Interested candidates should send their expression of interest for carrying out this work. The following
      information should be included:
       an up-to-date curriculum vitae;
       a statement indicating how their qualifications and experience make them suitable for the
       an indication of the approach he/she would adopt to carry out the assignment, including any
      inputs that may be required from LME:LEARN PCU.

      Expressions of interest should be submitted to and reach UNESCO by 17 April

      Read all details in the attached document.

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