GRID-Arendal, a Norwegian foundation and Center collaborating with UNEP, is located in southern Norway. Established in 1989 by Norway’s Ministry of Environment, GRID-Arendal’s activities specifically support UNEP’s Programme of Work. GRID-Arendal’s mission is to provide environmental
information, communications and capacity building services for information management and assessment. Together with its partners, GRID-Arendal’s core focus is to support decision-making processes aimed at securing a sustainable future.
GRID-Arendal has a diverse team of 35 international professionals working in Arendal, Norway and Ottawa, Canada.
The offices of GRID-Arendal’s headquarters in downtown Arendal, demonstrates its commitment to environmental responsibility through design, material use and eco-efficient solutions for energy, lighting, and ventilation.
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), as the world’s leading intergovernmental environmental organization, is the authoritative source of knowledge on the current state of, and trends shaping the global environment. www.unep.org.
Prospective candidates should note that this is not a UN post.