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Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
Program Officer


Position Name: Program Officer
Number of positions: 1
Salary Amount: Rs. 40,000 pm.
Tenure: Twenty Months (May 2021-December 2022)
The Forest Rights and Governance Project, an initiative by Centre for Science,
Technology & Society, School of Habitat Studies, Mumbai invites applications
for program officer position for twenty months.
Job Description
The Program Officer will carry out independent research and policy advocacy
work on Forest Rights and Governance in Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Chattisgarh
and Odisha. Broadly, the position requires to- (1) analyse the policy and
institutional challenges in the implementation of Forest Rights Act, (2) critically
examine the livelihood and governance implications of Forest Rights Act. The
position requires intensive field work and discussion with government officers,
Gram Sabha members and experts as per the requirement of the project.

Key Requirements

Eligibility Criteria
* Masters in social science and law
* Knowledge in the field of forest rights and governance.
Eligible candidates who can join immediately in the event of selection, may
send their CV and two references letters by 5th April 2021 at this email id:
tissrrrg@gmail.com. The shortlisted candidates will be communicated by 12th
April 2021.

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