Lead Consultant for the USAID/RDMA Mekong for the Future Project

Want to make a positive difference to the future of people and our one shared home - the Earth? Working at WWF could be your opportunity of a lifetime.

All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. A growing realization that nature is our life-support system. And that nobody will be spared from the impacts of its loss. Here at WWF, we are helping to tackle this enormous global challenge.

Our people come from hugely diverse backgrounds and with a variety of expertise, ranging from HR and finance to advocacy and conservation science. We welcome applications from anyone who believes they can help us create a better future for people and wildlife.

What we do

We are an independent conservation organization, striving to sustain the natural world for the benefit of people and wildlife. From individuals and communities to business and government, we are part of a growing coalition calling on world leaders to set nature on the path to recovery by 2030. Together, we seek to protect and restore natural habitats, stop the mass extinction of wildlife, and make the way we produce and consume sustainably.

WWF-Greater Mekong is re-advertising for the position of a Lead Consultant in Developing a Civil Society context analysis and Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Analysis for the three-year project Mekong for the Future.

Scopes of work:

  • This assignment is conducted in 5 different involved countries of the Mekong Region, including Lao PDR, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. The Lead Consultant is expected to discuss with the Regional project team, Country project managers and to lead the Consultants in each country to collect information for writing the assessment report.

  • The assessment aims to understand the governance of a particular natural resource, GESI underneath as well as the involvement of CSO/ CPN/ NGO/ Network in this particular natural resource governance.

  • The assessment should provide concrete/ specific recommendations on how to improve the particular natural resource governance including that of the Mekong River.


  • Two completed reports which answer all of the key research questions above and covering the main areas: (i) Natural Resource Governance and CSO assessment, and (ii) GESI analysis with specific recommendations that provide guidance for future planning and implementation.

  • List of CSO/ CPO/NGO/Network with detailed profile information (Template to be agreed at the inception of the assignment).                

Start Date: As soon as possible

Finish Date: 30th April 2021

How to Apply:

The detailed Terms of Reference as well as application procedures can be found here: https://vietnam.panda.org/en/get_involved/jobs/?uNewsID=366970 

Deadline for Proposal Submission: April 2, 2021 (12:00 AM ICT).

Only selected candidate(s) will be contacted about the outcome of their proposals.

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Fri, 2021-04-02