Job Vacancy
Recruitment of National Consultants
The project: “Vietnam Avian and Human Influenza Control and Preparedness Project” is co-financed by the Government of Vietnam, AHI Facility Trust Fund, PHRD Grant of Japan and IDA Credit with a total project cost of around US$38.0 million. The project is implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and Ministry of Health (MOH) in 11 selected provinces, namely Lang Son, Ha Tay, Thai Binh, Thanh Hoa, Ha Tinh, Thua Thien Hue, Binh Dinh, Tay Ninh, Long An, Dong Thap, and Tien Giang for a 4-year period from 2007 to 2010.

ietnam with support from international partners is currently implementing an integrated national programme on Avian and Human Influenza (AHI) in 2006-2010 with a total estimated cost of $250 million. To support overall coordination, a Partnership on Avian and Human Pandemic Influenza (PAHI) has been established between the Government of Vietnam, Donors, Non-Governmental Agencies and other stakeholders.

A Secretariat Office has been established within the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), under joint supervision of MARD and the Ministry of Health (MOH) to support the activities of the Partnership, which focus on information sharing, policy dialogue, and joint monitoring of resources and activities.

PAHI Secretariat is currently seeking for  qualified National Consultantsto support the operations of the Secretariat of the Partnership on Avian and Human Influenza (PAHI):

Duty station: Hanoi, Vietnam

Deadline for Applications: No later than 17h00, 20 January 2010

Applications from qualified candidates including an application letter and updated CV (in English), requested fee and clearly indicating the position applied for should be submitted to:

PAHI Secretariat Office
Room 301, Building A8
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development,
10 Nguyen Cong Hoan, Ha Noi, Vietnam

or via emails: pahi.secretariat@gmail.com and pahi.secretariat@avianinfluenza.org.vn