02 May, 2018

Environmental Lawyer Consultancy

Department of Water Resources

Due Date
18 May 2018


Organisation Description
The Department of Water Resources (DoWR) under the auspices of the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, was set up to ensure sustainable and equitable access to safe water and sanitation for the people of Vanuatu to support improved public health and promote social and economic development

Job Description
The Consultant should:
• Review all relevant Government of Vanuatu Water Acts
• Gather information from DoWR through one-to-one interviews will all relevant stakeholders 
• Develop Regulations based on Drinking Water Quality Standards; Construction Standards; and Water Works and Water Use Permits with State Law office and DoWR
• Present standards to DoWR and State Law for Comments
• Finalize Instructions for Regulations for Drinking Water Quality Standards and Construction Standards
Selection Criteria
The firm or individual selected must have:
• Environmental Law background
• Experience writing regulations for State-Law
• Excellent legal writing ability in English
• Local Language and/or Bislama required
• Knowledge of water issues is an asset, but not required

There is no restriction on the nationality, citizenship or current residence of the candidate, but permanent or temporary residents of Vanuatu are preferred
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How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person
Esther George

Contact Phone Number
(+678) 22423

E-mail to send applications to

Postal Address or location to apply in person
Esther George
Department of Water Resources
George Pombidou
Port Vila

Website to Obtain Further Information
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How to apply - more information
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Source: Direct from the employer
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