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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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Director CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees, and Agroforestry (FTA)
Based in Jakarta/Bogor, Indonesia OR Nairobi, Kenya OR Rome, Italy,
General Call for Applications – Science Roster
Currently no vacancies exist.
Currently no vacancies exist.
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Research Specialist – Quantitative Methods
Based in Bogor, Indonesia
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General Call for Applications – Consultant Roster
Based in Various Locations, -
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Research Partner for International REDD+ Governance
Based in Homebased,