Community Based Adaptation Capacity Building Specialist – ALP

Are you an experienced trainer and capacity builder? Is your work related to climate change adaptation? The Adaptation Learning Programme (ALP) in CARE International is seeking an experienced trainer for strategic development, design and delivery of capacity building, training and training of trainers in community-based adaptation approaches in Ghana, Kenya, Niger and across East and West Africa.

Training is needed in practical approaches including participatory vulnerability analysis, community adaptation planning and integration of adaptation planning in local government planning. Capacity building is targeted to practitioners and decision makers in Ghana, Kenya and Niger, where ALP has teams and ongoing adaptation work, and also in other countries in Africa where demand for capacity is growing. The position is for two years initially and will preferably be based in Kenya or Ghana, with frequent travel to other African countries. Click here more information on ALP.

How to apply:  A detailed job description and a link to the online application system is available here. 

The deadline for application is July 20th 2015.


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