Planning and Management of Protected Areas and Natural Resources Use
Participatory planning (define scope, vision and targets; identify critical threats; situation analysis; develop strategic plan; develop monitoring plan), with special emphasis on natural resources mapping and arrangements for management strategies.
Development of co-management processes and related instruments (agreements, plans, zonings, co-management bodies, etc.) in PAs and NRM.
Biodiversity and natural resources status assessment and monitoring at local and national level.
Thorough knowledge of the IUCN framework for PAs management effectiveness evaluation, and experience in its application to different contexts.
Gap analyses of PAs networks at national and provincial level.
Preparation of planning documents (management plans, operational plans, monitoring plans, strategy documents, management guidelines and standards, etc.), according to international best practices.
Capacity building at site and national level.
Expert in Small Island Developing States’ (SIDS) and Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ALAs) conservation issues and strategies.
Project Management in Conservation / Development Capacities
Identification and formulation of conservation and development projects within the framework of UNDP and EU funded programmes.
Project Cycle Management.
Elaboration, Coordination and Implementation of Ecological Projects and Field Surveys
Coordination of biodiversity and natural resources assessment research groups.
Terrestrial vertebrates monitoring and ecological surveyes.
Consultancy missions and services can be provided in the following languages:
As secondary language, execution of field missions can be supported also in the following languages:
- Creole (Cape Verde)