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GIZ International Services (InS) is an integral division of GIZ. We offer the experience, the regional and technical know-
how of GIZ in the global market and provide international clients with expertise in terms of economic and result-oriented services.
GIZ International Services is shortlisted for the EU-funded project First and Second Contributions to the African Investment Facility in support of the Energy Sector in Nigeria .
The overall objective of the project is to support the development and implementation of Nigerian Climate Change Response Program (NCCRP) to guarantee country’s economic growth and development strategies while meeting its conditional 45% NDC targets by 2030.
The specific objective is to contribute to the creation of Nigeria’s GHG emission profile with the aim of pinpointing mitigation actions reducing energy use and costs in favour of renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions.
This will be mainly achieved through the creation of sectoral MRVs (e.g. for energy and waste sectors) and a waste baseline.
The purpose of this contract is the following :
Development of a good planning framework for supporting the country in achieving the conditional 45% NDC targets, working on data quality and accuracy in order to guarantee climate action transparency, ensuring inter-
sectoral institutional engagement in its implementation, as well as the definition of the future priority sector to be included in the next NDCs (i.
e. waste) to raise the GHG level ambition of the country.
Key Expert 2 needs to create a robust domestic data system composed of complete, accurate and transparent GHG data and in particular of annual greenhouse gas inventories, inventory related chapters of the biennial reports as well as National Communications (NC) in line with the UNFCCC requirements.
Qualifications and skills
General professional experience
Specific professional experience
The Key Expert 2 will be a position of at least 800 working days over the 48 month contract duration. 100% of these working days should be spent in the Nigeria.
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