Applicants for the Advisory Committee and Technical Expert group are asked to send their CV/resume and a short outline of their credentials for, and interest in, membership to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 17 January 2011 using the subject line “VCS Jurisdictional and Nested REDD Initiative – Applicant”.
Applicants for the Committee should indicate if financial support is needed for their participation. The VCSA will contact prospective Committee members by 31 January 2011. Committee members will be asked to sign an agreement with the VCSA that includes excerpts from these TORs. The final composition of the Committee will be published on the VCS website when it is finalized.
The VCSA will create and notify a shortlist of technical experts by 31 January 2011. Final decisions on technical experts will be made after the first Committee meeting, expected in mid-February. Technical experts will be asked to sign service agreements with the Secretariat.
The VCSA may consider an applicant either for the Committee or as a Technical Expert, regardless of the role stated in the application.