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Communication and Media Consultant
Procurement Process :IC - Individual contractor
Office :Geneva - SWITZERLAND
Deadline :26-Feb-20
Posted on :12-Feb-20
Development Area :FORESTRY  FORESTRY
Reference Number :63353
Link to Atlas Project :
00092735 - Central African Forest Initiative Secretariat
Documents :
Terms of Reference
P-11 for ICs
Overview :

The Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI), launched at the UN Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015, aims to support governments in the region as they implement reforms and enhance investments to address such challenges as poverty, food insecurity and climate change through reducing the rates of deforestation and forest degradation in 6 partner countries. More information available on CAFI’s website:

CAFI seeks to hire a consultant to support the Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI) Secretariat to

  • Support the Secretariat with Crisis communication when sensitive matters arise

  • Enhance CAFI visibility internally within UNDP and externally through content published on social media, media trips organized for top tiered journalists and photo blogs

  • Embed CAFI messaging within the communication of important international events in 2020 (Oslo Tropical Forest Forum, Kunming Biodiversity Summit, Glasgow UNFCCC COP 26)

  • Develop CAFI storytelling

  • Develop/adapt communication training material and provide communication training to CAFI Secretariat and members

The consultant will also support the SDG Finance Geneva Summit as a contribution from CAFI to the organization of the event. The Summit brings together innovative entrepreneurs, investors, development practitioners to unlock financing for the SDGs.

Please download and review the full Terms of Reference (uploaded herewith), and click here to apply for this consultancy.