With finance provided through the Climate Change Adaptation Least Developed Countries’ Fund window (LDCF), the GEF has approved a project for Liberia titled “Enhancing resilience to climate change impacts in coastal Liberia”.
The project seeks to increase resilience and enhance adaptive capacity to address the additional risks posed by climate change in the coastal regions in Liberia, which will be achieved through three components:
Component 1) Capacity Development
Component 2) Pilot and demonstration investments
Component 3) Knowledge management, dissemination of lessons learned and best practices
Duties and Responsibilities
Encompassing approximately three years of work throughout the duration of the project, the local coastal engineer will undertake frequent field visits to project demonstration sites in three counties in Liberia.
More specifically, the local coastal engineer will be entrusted with the following tasks:
Project Coordination and planning
Technical works will include:
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Leadership and Self-Management
Required Skills and Experience
Mastery of written English is a requirement
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
Coastal Engineer (Liberian Nationals Only)