Major FunctionThe Fellow/Intern will support the communication team based in the landscape field office on two strategic initiatives. The first initiative aims to raise awareness of the local stakeholders on biological diversity and ecosystem services of Dawna Tenasserim Landscape. The second initiative aims to raise awareness of the international community on how the tradition and culture of indigenous communities contribute to conservation of biodiversity. Major Responsibilities 1. Campaign for conservation: In partnership with partner organisations and technical experts, launch Campaign for Conservation (C4C) with local stakeholders being the target audience. The responsibilities includea. Agreeing on the modality of the campaignb. Developing and implementing a workplan, with partners, to launch and continue the campaignc. Ensuring smooth start and continuation of the campaign Raising landscape profile:d. Organizing a high profile exhibition in Dawei, showcasing biodiversity value of the e. Developing and implementing a workplan to organise the exhibitionf. Supporting the communication team in the landscape to develop and strengthen assets and channels to communicate ourcomes to the donors.
Requirements• Bachelor and/or Master degree in communication or related field• Expertise in using design and photo editing tools. Expertise in video editing is a significant advantage• Fluency in written and spoken English. Knowledge of Myanmar language is desirable.• Experience of working in South East Asia is desirable
Meal or travel allowance
Fun working environment, International Standard, Joined an experienced team
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WWF’s Secretariat based in Gland, Switzerland and operating with over 5,000 staff worldwide. It is the world largest conservation organization with over 5 million supporters worldwide, working in more than 100 countries,supporting around 1,300 conservation and environmental projects.The groups mission is "to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future inwhich humans live in harmony with nature.” Currently, much of its work focuses on the conservation of three biomes that contain most of the world's biodiversity: oceans and coasts, forests, and freshwater ecosystems.Among other issues, it is also concerned with endangered species, pollution and climate change.Expanding WWF- Greater Mekong to Myanmar, WWF- Greater Mekong has built an extraordinary network of partners – local communities, the private sector, and governments – all working together to find solutions to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for its people, ecosystems and wildlife. WWF- Greater Mekong consists of a regional team and country offices in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,Thailand and Vietnam.