The World Bank Group is currently advertising a vacancy for the Head of the Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO) for the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) for social and environmental concerns.
Environmental and social issues are among the most critical components of the mission of IFC and MIGA to deliver sustainable development through the private sector. To ensure that environmental and social issues are properly identified and addressed, IFC and MIGA have continuously increased the resources and support allocated to project E&S reviews and have considerably strengthened the policies, guidelines and procedures that govern such reviews.
Created in 1999, the Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO) is the independent recourse and accountability mechanism of the IFC and MIGA for social and environmental concerns. The mandate of the CAO is to address complaints by people affected by IFC/MIGA supported projects in a manner that is fair, objective, and constructive, and to enhance the social and environmental outcomes of projects in which those institutions play a role.
For more details and information on the position, the scope of work and the recruitment process please click HERE.
Source: Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO)