Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)

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Internship – GGGI Lao PDR Program. 

Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) is an intergovernmental organization founded to support and promote a model of economic growth known as "green growth," which targets key aspects of economic performance such a poverty reduction, job creation, social inclusion, and environmental sustainability. GGGI-Lao PDR Office is currently delivering the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Readiness project in partnership with Department of Climate Change (MONRE) and Public Works and Transport Research Institute (MPWT) focusing on green and climate resilient cities.  We are seeking an intern who has a strong interest in climate change and urban development to support this on-going GCF Readiness Project.

Location: Vientiane Capital

Salary Scale: USD 500 per month (Gross)

Contract Duration: up to 6 months

Application Deadline: 17 December 2018

The intern will work closely with GGGI Officer – Cities & Readiness and key stakeholders in GCF-Readiness Project in the process of conducting gap analysis, climate risk and vulnerability assessment, GHG inventory at city landscape, and engaging private sectors. The assignment will include the following but not limited to:

  • Supporting GGGI Laos to work with key counterparts on project activities
  • Supporting in research activities in gap analysis, climate risk and vulnerability assessment, and GHG inventory by ensuring adequate and quality data is collected
  • Assisting international staff/consultant on English-Lao-English translation
  • Assisting delivering capacity building workshops/conferences/events
  • Data analysis and management for GGGI’s publications on green and resilient cities
  • Supporting in communication works and public relations

Ideal candidates are:

  1. Students/recent graduates working in the areas of environmental studies, urban development, engineering, economics, politics, law, international relations, or other similar areas.
  2. Familiar with the current trends in Lao PDR, including the challenges and opportunities for urban development with a focus on climate change issues.
  3. Strong English and Lao writing skills are essential. 
  4. Good interpersonal skills, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Interested candidiates are advised to obtain detailed job descriptions and how to apply from: Ms. Souktaly Vannavongsy, Assisitant Officer at souktaly.vannavongsy@gggi.org

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  • Post Date 06 December 2018
  • Prefered Language English
  • Job Level Entry Level
  • Job Industry OTHERS
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  • Job Location Vientiane Capital
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Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)

Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)

N/A N/A N/A Vientiane Capital

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Email : souktaly.vannavongsy@gggi.org

The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) is a treaty-based international, intergovernmental organization dedicated to supporting and promoting strong, inclusive and sustainable economic growth in developing countries and emerging economies.  In Lao PDR, GGGI is providing support to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to enhance Lao PDR’s readiness to access climate finance to implement its priority projects/programs in the area of Green and Climate Resilient Cities.

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