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Journey of Gold (360 Video)

Every day you may hold a piece of the Congo in the palm of your hand. Not just used in banking and jewelry, gold can be found in many consumer and industrial...
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Environment and Natural Resource Officer
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Dr. Catherine Picard is an Associate in Land Tenure and Property Sector (LTPR) where she serves as the senior technical advisor and manager for a USAID funded project focused on addressing conflict minerals and establishing responsible artisanal mining chains in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She has lived and worked throughout sub Saharan Africa focusing on issues related to the intersection of natural resource conservation and development. Prior to joining Tetra Tech, Catherine served for three years with the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of African Affairs where she covered conflict diamonds and minerals and the transboundary management of the Nile Basin. Prior to the State Department, Catherine spent five years in Chicago with the MacArthur Foundation where she was the Director of Administration and a Program Officer for cross cutting grants in international conservation and development. Catherine holds a Ph.D. in Political Ecology from Yale University, as well as a Masters and Undergraduate degree from University of Michigan and the University of California at Berkeley, respectively.
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gold, diamonds, csr, governance and anti-corruption, environment, human rights, monitoring revenue collection

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CBRMT project support/Land Tenure Staff Associate opportunity at Tetra Tech ARD

Posted on May 26, 2016 at 20:05 0 Comments

Hello, GOXIans, 

Happy to share that we're hiring a Staff Associate at Tetra Tech to work principally on our Community-Based Responsible Minerals Trade project in Democratic Republic of Congo. The role is based in Burlington, VT, with occasional travel to DRC. 

More details and a link to the application portal are attached. 

Thanks for your interest,



Applications for ICGLR Independent Mineral Chain Auditor (IMCA) extended to 12 October 2015

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 11:50 0 Comments

The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) is an inter-governmental organization of 12 countries in the African Great Lakes Region with a conference secretariat in Bujumbura, Burundi. The ICGLR aims to operationalize the six tools of the Regional Initiative against the Illegal Exploitation of Natural Resources (RINR) in all its member states.

The IMCA represents an ombudsman and “special investigator” function as part of the ICGLR's Regional Certification…


Applications sought for Independent Mineral Chain Auditor, International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR)

Posted on July 31, 2015 at 21:30 0 Comments

Attached please find the Request for Applications (RfA) and Terms of Reference for the position of Independent Mineral Chain Auditor (IMCA) with the International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR). This is a full-time position based in Bujumbura, Burundi. Candidates must be an African national, preferably from an ICGLR Member State.…


Various Positions – Asia, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 16:00 0 Comments

Tetra Tech ARD, headquartered in Burlington, Vermont (http:www.tetratechintdev.com/) is growing its Artisanal and Small Scale (ASM) Mining services related to conflict minerals, small and large scale mining and Corporate Social Responsibility. Toward this end, we are recruiting for the following positions for Asia, Africa and Latin America/Caribbean.

Team Leader/Chiefs of Party: Strong subject matter relevance with appropriate leadership…


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