Under the supervision of the Livelihoods Development Officer, Junior Enterprise Development Officer shall support in the planning and implementation of forest and agricultural based sustainable livelihood initiatives in the DTL. This includes - socio-economic and livelihood assessments, incubating local businesses, and providing direct support in developing livelihood/enterprise projects for local communities and linking them to markets or business service providers.
Junior Enterprise Development Officer will be based in Dawei and will be required to work closely with local communities, authorities, and local NGOs. He/she normally would spend at least 10 days in communities each month or longer as needed.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
The detailed job description is at http://www.wwf.org.mm/en/myanmar_career_page/
Meal or travel allowance
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WWF’s Secretariat based in Gland, Switzerland and operating with over 5,000 staff worldwide. It is the world largest conservation organization with over 5 million supporters worldwide, working in more than 100 countries,supporting around 1,300 conservation and environmental projects.The groups mission is "to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future inwhich humans live in harmony with nature.” Currently, much of its work focuses on the conservation of three biomes that contain most of the world's biodiversity: oceans and coasts, forests, and freshwater ecosystems.Among other issues, it is also concerned with endangered species, pollution and climate change.Expanding WWF- Greater Mekong to Myanmar, WWF- Greater Mekong has built an extraordinary network of partners – local communities, the private sector, and governments – all working together to find solutions to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for its people, ecosystems and wildlife. WWF- Greater Mekong consists of a regional team and country offices in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,Thailand and Vietnam.