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Published: September 24, 2013

2 positions available at IGBP's Global Land Project office in Brazil

The descriptions and requirements for both positions are available here:


Executive Officer


Project Officer


The closing date for both job applications is the
20 October 2013.


News |

Two positions are now available within the GLP IPO at the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) in São José dos Campos, Brazil, namely the GLP IPO Executive Officer and the GLP IPO Project Officer.

The IGBP International Project Office of the Global Land Project invites applications for the positions of Executive Officer and Project Officer at the International Project Office hosted by the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) in Brazil. The Global Land Project is a joint core project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) and the International Human Dimensions Programme  on Global Environmental Change (IHDP) and will be part of the new Future Earth initiative (http://www.icsu.org/future-earth

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