Nature Environment & Wildlife Society Recruitment – Officer Vacancy
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Nature Environment & Wildlife Society Recruitment – Officer Vacancy

Nature Environment & Wildlife Society (NEWS).
Last Date: 20/02/2023.

Nature Environment & Wildlife Society (NEWS) has released an employment notification for the recruitment of 1 Officer - Livelihood vacancy. Interested and eligible candidates may apply here .  
Name of post:  Officer - Livelihood

No of posts:

Project Location: 
Deepor Beel, Guwahati (Assam)

# It is an Indo-German initiative under the Living Lakes Biodiversity Conservation Programme in association with the Ramsar -Wetlands Division, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt of India.

Rs 25,000, depending on qualification and experience.

Contract Period:
Initially 1 year (Extendable on the basis of performance). The project period is 5-8 years.

Age Limit:
Up to 35 years

Educational Qualification:

# Master’s degree in Agriculture/social work/rural development, or any other relevant discipline. Experienced candidates with a graduate degree in the disciplines are also encouraged to apply.

# At least two years experience of working with a community majorly with farm-based livelihood

# Capable to contribute in building capacities of the farmers in good agricultural practices and introduce climate -biodiversity-friendly agri-designs from production to post-harvest mechanisms.

# Able to analyze the problems faced by farmers and augment their livelihood by working closely with them

Application fee if any: NIL

How to apply:
Candidates should submit the applications conforming to the requirements stated above with other personal information that may be relevant, including two references. Also, requested to write a cover letter justifying the candidateship for the following post. The application may be mailed to

Last date of submission of application: 20/02/2023 .

Company Profile: 
Nature Environment and Wildlife Society (NEWS), founded in 1991, is a conservation NGO based in Kolkata, India. It/s primary focus is to conserve wildlife, ecology, natural resources and sustainable livelihoods for an improved environment. NEWS is a name of conviction in the conservation circle through its work, passion and dedication. It works for a better future where scientific research, knowledge dissemination, community engagement and policy advocacy are put together to achieve sustainable development.
NEWS is managed by a Governing Body comprised with a pool of dynamic people from allied professions. The Governing Body is supported technically by Advisory Board and Ethical Committee. NEWS is registered under Registration of Societies West Bengal Act XXVI of 1961 (Registration No. S/68835 of 1991-92). NEWS is also registered with Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 1976 (Registration No. 147120614) under Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India to receive foreign funds from international donors. The society holds 80G of Income Tax Act, 1961 where any donation is liable for tax deduction as per rule.