Dear IFSA Friends,


The position of IFSA International Processes Commission Head has become available to those who are looking for more ways to get involved within IFSA.


Commissions are executive bodies of IFSA established by the General Assembly. The International Processes Commission head will be working with Commissioners including sub-commission heads until July 2017. The Head of International Processes Commission must facilitate the participation of forestry students at international meetings, learn how international policy works, and share the experiences.

Tasks of the Head of International Processes Commission:

  • To oversee the activities of the commission as a whole and ensure that the commission is on track with the overall goals of the International Processes Commission

  • Supervise and coordinate with the sub-commission heads (UNFCCC, UNFF, UNCBD, Forest Europe)

  • Work closely together with the IFSA President and responsible member of Council

  • Write reports and articles for IFSA.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Have a high level of self-motivation and strong team building skills

  • Be a current Ordinary IFSA Member or have graduated from an LC in the region within one year

  • Preferably, have knowledge and experience in attending and organizing delegations.

Application Requirements

If you are interested in applying for the position of Commission Head, please submit the following documents to [email protected] by March 3rd at 23:59 CET. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

  1. Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae

  2. A motivation letter of no more than 2 pages stating why you are a good candidate, your goals for this role, and what your motivations for undertaking this role

  3. Letter of verification by your LC President stating that you are a member of your LC or an alumni (recent graduate) of your LC.

We look forward to hearing from you!