Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock Daykundi, Afghanistan
Sep 27, 2017Full time
Job Description:Under the direct supervision of the Regional Horticulture Coordinator, close collaboration with the Senior Orchard Management Officer and overall supervision of the Regional Coordinator, the Horticulture Provincial Extension Coordinator will do the following; Provide enough guidance to Extension Workers and Farmers to carry out the activities of NHLP Support farmers to select knowledgeable and trustable farmers as farmer trainer. Provide guidance and supervision support on the Farmer Field school related activities. In addition, the Provincial Coordinator should also contribute and support the establishment of the CIG and preparation of the ESMPs. Prepare schedule of training program for his province. Close liaison with Monitoring &valuation, Soil and Water Management, Integrated Pest Management, Environmental Social Safeguard Framework, Gender and Capacity Building components of NHLP. Liaise regularly with Provincial Agriculture Director of MAIL. Provide close collaboration on NHLP activities with Provincial Agriculture Directors of MAIL especially DAIL extension unit and extension worker and contribute to building their capacity. Hold regular team meetings with Extension Officers to discuss common experience and problems. Provincial Coordinators support Extension Workers in identifying members and farming Farmer Groups in collaboration with CDC or Shura. Monitor Farmer Field School, Common Interest Groups, FSC activities. Train Extension Workers Support ongoing communications with Shura/CDC and other regional or provincial organizations with an interest in the agriculture sector, including other donor funded projects and stake holders. Any other task assigned by the senior supervisors.