LEGS is recruiting two consultants for the following assignments:
- LEGS Global Review of the Impact of Covid 19 on Livestock Interventions in Emergencies.
Building on the LEGS Covid 19 Discussion Paper, Covid-19, Livestock and Livelihoods, a more comprehensive Review is now required to document experiences of livestock practitioners globally during the COVID-19 pandemic and in particular the impact of COVID-19 on livestock interventions. The findings will be collated and presented in a discussion/study paper including five case studies. The deadline for applications is 13th September 2021. For further details and how to apply, see the TOR.
- Desk Review of Livestock-Related Emergencies and Response in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
LEGS is working with the FAO Regional Office of Europe and Central Asia to increase the technical capacity of national governments, NGOs, FAO country offices and extension services to prepare for and respond to livestock related emergencies in the region. The Desk Review will include an overview of major livestock-related emergencies in the region over the last 25 years, and interventions and responses, with a specific focus on small-scale livestock keepers. The deadline for applications is 10th September 2021. For further details and how to apply, see the TOR.
The recruitment for the LEGS Communications Officer is also still open, with a revised deadline of 10th September. This is a part-time role (6.5 days/month) working from home – see the TOR for more information.