DeSIRA-LIFT provides support services to the DeSIRA Initiative funded by DG INTPA (European Commission). DeSIRA-LIFT are currently looking for experts for two short-term opportunities in support of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) and members work on Climate Smart Agriculture. Interested experts are requested to submit a CV and short motivation letter to desira.lift[at]wur[dot]nl with a copy to ofatunbi[at]faraafrica[dot]org.

Deadline for applications is 13th June 2022 COB.

Terms of Reference for a Consultancy to Conduct a Scoping Study on the State of CSA in Africa - Expert in Climate-Smart Agriculture policy in Africa

  • Qualifications: at least masters level in a relevant discipline; at least 12 years’ relevant working experience in international development related areas and at least 5 years’ professional experience in areas directly relevant to climate change issues in Africa.
  • Expertise in agroecology is desirable. Experience of Participation in CoPs and understanding of the African dynamics with CSA.
  • Proficient in English

Assignment for 50 days (period: June-August 2022), daily fee rate: 700 euro 

Terms of Reference for a Consultancy to facilitate the Africa Biennial CSA Conference 2022

  • Qualifications: at least masters level in a relevant discipline; at least 12 years’ relevant working experience in areas directly relevant to international development, innovation with a social science perspective, knowledge and innovation systems, or likewise.
  • Proficient in English

Assignment for 15 days (period: July-September 2022), daily fee rate:   700 euro

The consultant will be required to travel to attend the 3-day CSA Biennial Conference in September 2022 in Accra, Ghana.

More information about the TORs for the two consultancies :

https://www.desiralift.org/calls-for-experts/