Community Forestry Scientist Career Jobs – National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO)

Organization: National
Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO)
Duty Station: NaFORRI, Kifu-
Mukono, Uganda
About NARO:
The National Agricultural Research Organisation is established by the National
Agricultural Research Act 2005 as a body corporate with the mandate to provide
strategic direction for publically funded agricultural research in Uganda. The
organisation is composed of the Council as its governing body, Committees of
Council, a Secretariat for its day-to-day operations with semi-autonomous
Public Agricultural Research Institutes (PARI’s) under its policy guidance.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
strategies for enhancing community involvement in forest conservation.
collate and analyze data pertaining to people’s use of forests for livelihood
collaborative forest management strategies for enhancing protection of forests.
participate in the management of Kifu Forest Reserve estate.
and guide communities on forest product value chains.
community awareness on importance of forests and the need to sustainably
manage them.
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicants should hold a Masters’ degree in
Forestry with a bias in Socio Forestry or Community Forestry with at least two
years demonstrated working experience in the relevant field.
Previous experience and short courses in public
relations will be added advantage.
Age: Below 50 years
How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join NARO are encouraged to send their
applications to the Director General, NARO, P.O. Box 295, Entebbe, Uganda.
The complete applications should include three copies of your
Curriculum Vitae and one copy of certificates, transcripts and other relevant
documents. The application should bear the title of the post as well as the
reference number specified against the vacancy (Check at top of the advert).
The applicants should not apply for more than three posts.
Deadline: 16th September
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