CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENT JUSTICE

Call for Consultancy

Climate Action Lobby and Advocacy Strategy

Centre for Environment Justice (CEJ) is a Zambian Civil society organisation established in 2010 that focuses on environmental sustainability addressing five thematic areas which include Environmental Protection, Sustainable Energy, Climate Change, Extractives, Agriculture and Water.  CEJ, with support from WWF Zambia, is implementing the Disability Inclusion Climate Action (DiCA) Project in Chirundu district. This project is an initiative under the Amplifying Voices for Just Climate Action (VCA) which is a 5-year programme (2021-2025) supported by the Dutch government under the Power of Voices framework. The DiCA project is aimed at amplifying the voice of people with disability in the climate action agenda and seeks for locally-sharped novel solutions to climate change challenges especially those affecting people living with disabilities (PWDs), thereby, leaving no one behind. Therefore, CEJ is seeking for consultancy services from highly motivated and qualified consultant to develop a lobby and advocacy strategy for disability inclusion in climate action.

The objective of this consultancy is to develop a lobby and advocacy strategy for disability inclusion in climate action for people living with disabilities in the DiCA project areas.

Qualifications

  • Advanced university degree (Master’s or equivalent) in Environmental policy, Environmental Law, Climate Change or related field is required.

Work Experience:

  • At least 3 years of professional work experience in policy, legislation, advocacy and communications is required.
  • Experience in environmental policies with emphasis on climate change policy and/or programming (this includes environmental regulation formulation) is required.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) including a cover letter with a list of three (3) traceable referees to: programmes@cejzambia.com or research@cejzambia.com. Deadline of receiving applications is 17th December, 2021.

 

NB: ONLY SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED