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International Development

Program Lead

In 2019, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) established the FSC Indigenous Foundation (FSC IF) as the operational office for the permanent indigenous peoples’ committee (PIPC) Fsc if is a private interest foundation Pursuant to law no. 25 of June 12, 1995 of the Republic of panama. The mission of the FSCIF is to unlock the enabling environment to Secure Indigenous Peoples’ rights, and promote sustainable forest-based solutions within 300 Million hectares of indigenous forests on the planet. The vision is that the global values of Indigenous Peoples, their rights, livelihoods, ecosystem services, natural capital, and territories are recognized and incorporated into forest governance, climate change governance, and market systems.

Panama City, Panama
The Role

The FSC-IF seeks a strategic and results-driven Program Lead for Business Partnerships and Indigenous Economies (PL-BPIE)for the IPARD. The PL-BPIE will be the technical leader for developing, implementing, and overseeing activities to achieve O3 of the IPARD Program by working in close collaboration with technical leaders for O1 and O2 as well as with the Monitoring and Evaluation Lead to ensure effective integration of business development and community-based development activities with other program areas, work plans, national projects. She/he will also support Program teams in Latin America, Africa and Asia as well as partners by identifying main technical and economic constraints of Indigenous economies, building indigenous-based solutions to promote business development and improve economic performance of Indigenous economies, and developing and implementing strategies to engage with companies, financial sectors, donors, and investors to create willingness for partnering with Indigenous Peoples communities based on new partnerships models and protocols.

Since 2007 Millar Cameron has specialised in sourcing leadership and keyperson talent across a number of industries, including agribusiness, international development, industrial, consumer, financial and professional services, private equity, and technology, media and telecommunications. Our mission and purpose is to positively contribute to the development of Africa, and other emerging markets, through the provision of people.

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