Job opputunity - Consultant Omo Delta Project - Kenia & Ethiopia

VSF Germany is the lead agency in a consortium comprised of six organizations namely VSF-Germany, Mercy Corps, VITA, CIFA, EPArDA and TUPADO implementing Omo Delta Project: Expanding the Rangeland to achieve Growth & Transformation in cross-border areas of the Horn of Africa Region: the Southwest Ethiopia (South Omo, Bench Maji) and Northwest Kenya border (Turkana, Marsabit) for a duration of 40 months, funded by the European Union Emergency Trust Fund for stability and addressing the root causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa. The concept of expanding rangeland is applied to realise the overall objective of the procedure to address the drivers of instability, irregular migration and displacement in Cluster I: The Southwest Ethiopia-Northwest Kenya border.


Scope of the consultancy

The purpose of the training consultancy:

1.      Facilitation of NRM committee’s reflection process on existing NRM practices, gaps and recommendations for development of sustainable NRM management and governance

2.      Develop community based sustainable resource management and reciprocal agreements facilitation guidelines for NRM committees.

3.      Enabling the NRM Committees acquire skills and approaches on sustainable natural resources management, governance and enforcement.

4.      Provide appropriate skills to develop sustainable natural resource use plans and effective governance.

Enhance skills of the NRM committees to facilitate and enforce community based natural resources reciprocal use plans rand by-laws for local and cross border rangelands.

How to apply


The proposals should be placed in a sealed envelope marked: “OMO DELTA PROJECT” and addressed to Head of HR and Admin, VSF Germany, P. O. Box 25653-00603, Nairobi Kenya; or sent to the email address:recruitment(at)vsfg.orgnot later than Thursday 14th  May 2020. Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis and selection will be done once a suitable candidate is identified.