Winrock is seeking an individual consultant with expertise in institutional capacity building, climate finance, climate change policy, and/or climate risk management in Vietnam. The consultant will provide technical support to Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) staff and members to include climate adaptation and resilience in their programming. The consultancy will be based in Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, with occasional international travel. This work is part of the US Department of State funded PIER project (Private Investment for Enhanced Resilience).
The purpose of the consultant’s support is to assist VCCI and its members in encouraging the use of the climate risk assessment and to identify new investment opportunities for projects that improve resilience to climate change. This support must align with the climate and development priorities outlined in Vietnam’s various national climate and development strategies and policies. To achieve this objective, the consultant’s technical assistance is expected to result in the following outcomes, which will be tracked by and reported to both Mr. Cote and Ms. Doherty: