Under the direct supervision of the Director of the UN Environment’s Europe Office, the incumbent will be responsible for the following: 1. Networking, information exchange and awareness raising: Coordinating UN Environment’s relations with the European Union (EU) and related institutions. Increasing UN Environment’s visibility and cooperation with the EU bodies and relevant Major Groups and Stakeholders as well as media. Ensure UN Environment’s participation in inter-agency initiatives for environment coordination with these institutions. Provide policy advice to the Europe Office Director and the senior management on EU developments 2. Cooperation on UN Environment/EU policies and partnerships: Analyze and follow-up on European Commission (EC) policies and work programmes, as well as emerging policy trends and developments; Strengthening UN Environment’s strategic partnerships with the EC and other EU bodies advocating for the development and implementation of UN Environment’s policies, at European and global level. 3. Resource Mobilization: Monitor and coordinate political intelligence with funding opportunities from the EC, support the mobilization of resources for UN Environment’s Programme of Work from the EC, other EU institutions, as well as other Brussels-based institutions; Advise on and monitor projects submitted to the EC. Oversees development and implementation of strategic programmatic cooperation agreements with the EC. 4. Management of UN Environment Liaison Office in Brussels: Manage human resources in the office; Supervise office budget and timely expenditure of resources. Represent UN Environment at the Brussels UN House on administrative and logistics issues. Maintain relations and liaise with the host country Belgium. 5. Perform other duties as assigned.
GLF Investment Case
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In this finance-focused conference hosted by The World Bank, participants will tackle one of the world’s most complex developmental challenges: Building the investment case for financing sustainable land use and integrated landscape restoration. Click to find out how you can be part of this event!Events
In addition to our annual global conferences, we host regular thematic and regional events, national policy dialogues and online Digital Summits to sustain conversations sparked at the conferences.Landscapes Talks
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Connect organizations and governments involved in global restoration initiatives that uphold indigenous rights and livelihoods through holistic landscape restoration efforts.Finance
Develop innovative financial instruments to fund restoration and strengthen the role of certification and accountability.Food and Livelihoods
Balance nutritional security with biodiversity, forests, climate, ensuring that enhancing food security and reducing environmental degradation are not seen as mutually exclusive entities.
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