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Vacancy Announcement: Intern Accountant

Benguela Current Convention invites applications from Interns in a field of Accounting and Finance for the temporal position (maximum of four months). Full terms of reference of the position and application process can be downloaded here.

Closing date:  20th April 2017. 

For inquiries and All applications must be sent to;

Ms. Laimy Brown (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ),  Tel +264-64-406 901.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Vacancies Announcement - BCLME III Project

Benguela Current Convention invites applications from qualified and experienced candidates to apply for the following positions:

1. Project Manager

2. Translator / Interpreter

3.  Manager: Compliance

4.  Administrative and Operations Assistant

Full terms of reference of the positions and application process are available here for download. Closing date:  5 May 2017.  Applications must be mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  For inquiry, contact Paulus Ndjambula, tel +264-64-406 901; fax +264-64-406 904.

Fifth BCC Ministerial Conference

The 5th Benguela Current Commission (BCC) Ministerial Conference met in Swakopmund on the 8th December 2016 to deliberate on issues pertaining to the progress and challenges made in implementing the 2015 – 2019 Strategic Action Programme (SAP).  The agenda also included discussions on the rationale and justification for collaboration transboundary marine environmental problems, opportunities for economic potential development in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) region and strategic actions for addressing specific transboundary issues in seismic surveys in the tuna industry and phosphate mining in relation to the environment. Read full Ministerial Communique here

Vacancy Announcement: Climate Change Project

The Benguela Current Convention invites applications from qualified and experienced candidates for the following positions:

1.  National Project Coordinator (National Consultant 3 positions: Angola, Namibia & South Africa);

2.  Communications and participation resource person;

3.  Fisheries and fisheries community-based resilience resource person; and

4. Fisheries and fisheries communities planning assistant (National Consultant, 2 positions: Angola & South Africa)

Full terms of reference of the positions and application process can be downloaded here. All applications must be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Inquiry: Dr. Ben van Zyl, (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ), tel +264-64-406 901; fax +264-64-406 904. Closing date:  5 May 2017

Environmental Development Journal Vol. 17, Part 1 (January 2016)

Thematic Issue

Editors: Kenneth Sherman and Hashali Hamukuaya

This definitive new volume presents results of an ecosystem based approach to adaptive management of the world’s Large Marine Ecosystems, supported by studies of LME productivity, fish & fisheries, pollution and ecosystem health, socioeconomics, and governance.

Authors focus on results of natural science and social science assessments of human and environmental stressors in support of ecosystem based management practices to recover and sustain LME goods and services. Download the flyer here.