Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU) is responsible for leading FAO's response to regional priorities for food security, agriculture and rural development through the identification, planning and implementation of FAO's priority activities in the region. It ensures a multidisciplinary approach to programmes, identifies priority areas of action for the Organization in the Region and, in collaboration with departments and divisions at Headquarters, develops, promotes and oversees FAO's strategic response to regional priorities. REU also advises on the incorporation of regional priorities into the Organization's Programme of Work and Budget and implements approved programmes and projects in the region, monitors the level of programme implementation and draws attention to problems and deficiencies. The Regional Office supports regional policy dialogue on food security, agriculture and rural development issues, facilitates the emergence of regional partnerships, and supports capacity development and resource mobilization for food security, agriculture and rural development in the region. The regional project TCP/RER/3802 is implemented in four countries of Europe and Central Asia Region including Kyrgyzstan where the consultancy is based.
The incumbent will work under the general supervision of the FAO Representative in Kyrgyzstan, the administrative and operational supervision of the Budget Holder (REU), the technical supervision of the Legal Officers (LEGN), and in close collaboration with the project Lead Technical Officer (REU), the International Legal and technical consultants and the respective national authorities
Tasks and responsibilities
CANDIDATES WILL BE ASSESSED AGAINST THE FOLLOWING