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board recruitment 

Opportunity: The Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) is seeking dynamic professionals to join its Board of Trustees. This is an exciting opportunity to join a unique organisation working at the nexus of forest protection and human rights and to use your skills and passion to help it adapt and thrive in a changing world.

Membership of the Board should reflect a balance of skills and expertise needed for it to fulfil its governance roles and responsibilities, and to represent the interests of the people it works for.

While we will consider each expression of interest on its merit, we are especially looking for Trustees with experience and skills in the following areas:

• Human rights and Indigenous Peoples’ rights;
• Tropical forests and environmental protection;
• Fundraising, philanthropy and finance;
• Strategic communications;
• Charity governance;
• Human resources, personnel and operations;
• Law, strategic litigation and legal compliance;
• Academia and relevant research areas.

Deadline to apply: 4th December 2020

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