The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) would like to invite nominations for election as potential Board members.
In order to maintain a sufficiently broad perspective in policymaking, CIFOR strive for diversity and balance in the Board composition. Approximately half of the members shall be drawn from developing countries, including the host country, and half from developed nations. CIFOR shall maintain a lively range of ages and perspectives on the Board. Gender is also an important aspect of diversity in CIFOR.
CIFOR anticipate the time commitment which will be approximately two weeks in a year including Board meetings which will usually be held twice a year. Whilst the role is voluntary, Honoraria, enroute allowance, travel expenses, per diem and insurance coverage will apply on CIFOR business.
Board members will serve an initial term of three years. Board members designate will be invited as observers to Board meeting when they are to be elected.
The position is open until filled.