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The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) is a nonprofit, global research organization dedicated to advancing human well-being, environmental conservation and equity.

We are looking for dynamic, innovative and proactive individuals who share our passion and commitment to professionalism, impact and collaboration.

We value diversity and invite applications from people around the globe who work well in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams, and who have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

For further information on job vacancies and application requirements, please browse the job categories below to find where your qualifications and experience intersect the needs of CIFOR. Click the position title for a full position description or submit your application with a cover letter and CV now.

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CIFOR is a CGIAR Research Center, and leads the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA). FTA is the world’s largest research for development program to enhance the role of forests, trees and agroforestry in sustainable development and food security and to address climate change.

FTA is currently seeking to appoint one new independent member of its Independent Steering Committee (ISC) with specific pan-African policy and development experience. The closing date for applications is 11.59 pm UTC on Aug. 8, 2018. For more information and to access the application form, please visit the call for applications.

Currently no vacancies exist.
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PhD field scholarship: evaluating a REDD+ project in Indonesia
Based in Ketapang, Indonesia
29 Jun-2018
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Research Assistant
Based in Nairobi, Kenya
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Consultant Content Producer, Writer and Editor
Based in Bogor, Indonesia
Field Research Enumerators
Based in Pucallpa, Ucayali, Peru
06 Jul-2018
Field Research Enumerators
Based in Madre de Dios, Peru
30 Jun-2018
General Call for Applications – Consultant Roster
Based in Various locations,
Currently no vacancies exist.