Tetra Tech ARD, headquartered in Burlington, Vermont, is accepting expressions of interest from qualified Chief of Party candidates for an anticipated USAID-funded Conflict Minerals program in Francophone Africa. The project will aim to strengthen the capacity of artisanal and small scale miners to operate within national and international frameworks.
*Provide leadership, supervision, and direction to the project team and short-term technical assistance resources;
BACKGROUND The private sector is a relatively new partner in the United Nations, reactivated in 2000 by the launch of the UN Global Compact. Later, the private sector has been recognized as a partner of the Habitat Agenda and has been underlined as a key player in urbanization.