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RequirementsApplicants should be Ugandans holding an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science; or Engineering; or any other water related field and a post graduate qualification in any of the above fields from a recognized University/Institution. Engineers must be registered with the Uganda Engineers’ Registration Board. A post graduate qualification in Management and or Administration will be an added advantageApplicants should have a minimum of six (6) years relevant working experience, three (3) of which should have been served at the level of Senior Wetlands Officer in Government


- Supporting formulation and review of national policies, legislations and strategies on wetlands management;- Setting standards for wetlands management;- Supporting coordination and supervision of national projects on wetlands management;- Supporting coordination and harmonization of wetland management activities carried out by the various local governments and... other actors in the sub-sector;- Supporting inspection, monitoring and evaluation of activities of Local Governments and other actors so as to ensure compliance with the national standards, policies and plans;- Supporting design, development and maintenance of a national wetlands master plan and national wetlands information system;- Supporting development, testing and promotion of scientific knowledge base for optimal wetlands management;- Providing technical advice, support supervision and training within the area of wetlands management Sub-Sector;- Serving as a national focal point for the coordination and implementation of Ramsar Convention on wetlands and other relevant International and Regional Agreements and Protocols;- Providing administrative and technical support to the National Wetlands Advisory Group (NWAG) and the National Ramsar Committee (NRC);- Any other duties that may assigned from time to time.


Compliance, Irrigation and watering, Policy drafting and development, Geographic information systems (GIS)


Bachelor's degree
Kampala Uganda


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