Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow for communities challenged by poverty and marginalization. We serve these communities because we envision a world where everyone owns their future. To do this, we build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses, and governments that create sustainable and resilient communities where those we serve are heard, capable, and vibrant. On the ground in nearly 40 countries, Pact’s integrated adaptive approach is shaping the future of international development.
The USAID-funded Green Invest Asia Activity aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by catalyzing private finance to upscale and drive investment in the agriculture, forestry, and other land use sector toward low-emission yet profitable business models. The Activity will support countries in Asia to scale-up low-emission land management best practices through the development of a pipeline of investible projects and businesses in the sustainable landscapes sector, increased private sector investments into sustainable, low-emissions land management businesses, and improved capacity of sustainable landscapes stakeholders.
The consultant will work with out of the Pact/Thailand office. He/she will support the Chief of Party for USAID Green Invest as part of project start-up. He/she will report to the CoP and collaborate regularly with other senior staff members and project units. He/she will interact with USAID Green Invest Asia staff, project partners, and USAID as means to further program objectives and deliverables.
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