Independent Steering Committee (ISC) member application

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    All fields are mandatory.

    Personal Information:

    Full Name



    Your Email

    To help us better evaluate your candidacy, we would appreciate your answering the following questions.

    1. Highest Education

    2a. Scientific expertise/field of specialization (tick all that apply)

    Agriculture, forest and food policiesAgroforestryClimate changeDevelopment issuesEcology and biology including geneticsEconomics (development, environment, etc)Food security and nutritionForestryGovernance and rightsMonitoring and evaluationNatural resources and environment (land, water, biodiversity, etc. )Research and knowledge managementSocial sciences including gender, sociology, anthropology, etcValue chains and food systemsOther

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    If other, please specify


    2b. Please indicate how many peer-reviewed publications you have, in fields related to FTA

    Please upload your publication list (maximum 2MB)

    3a. Please indicate your number of years of experience relevant to FTA:

    Less than 15 yearsMore than 15 years

    3b. Please elaborate on your specific pan African policy and development experience, insertion into scientific networks, development networks or policy processes.

    4a. What is your H-Index level?

    4b. Please describe your international recognition in fields related to FTA (insertion and role in international research projects and/or development networks, invited speeches at international conferences, distinctions, lead or contributing author of major international publication or assessment).

    5. Are you employed by, or a member of the board of, a CGIAR center or FTA strategic partner (i.e. CIRAD, INBAR, Tropenbos International, CATIE)?


    6a. Are you personally and directly involved in a project that is linked to FTA currently?


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    6b. If yes, when is the project closure envisaged?


    7. Please describe your vision and perspectives regarding research for development issues in fields related to FTA.

    8. Past and present experience (Please check the appropriate box(es) if you have worked in these sectors).

    Civil societyDevelopment agenciesFarmer organizationsInternational agricultural research systemsNational agricultural research systemsPrivate sector

    Please upload your CV (maximum 2MB)

    I hereby certify that I:

    Have read, understood and agree to the Terms of Reference (ToR) and Rules of Procedure (RoP)

    Have read, understood and agree to the conditions, including the Conflict of Interest Policy, certifying selection criteria 5 and 6

    Agree to dedicate the required amount of time as stated in the ToR, if selected

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    Please check that your responses are complete and correct. Are you ready to submit this form?


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