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  • Civil Society Liaison

    The Civil Society Liaison Officer of the Policy Coordination and Planning Unit works under direct supervision of the Policy Coordination and Planning Unit Director of the Ministry of Natural Resources.

    Specific tasks and responsibilities of the Civil Society Liaison Officer include:

    • To support the strengthening of the Ministry of Natural Resources policy and operational methods to collaborate effectively with Civil Society Organizations.
    • To develop relationships and provide ongoing liaison between the Ministry of Natural Resources and the civil society.
    • To facilitate participation of civil society in national policy dialogues and the policy making process.
    • To represent the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Government of Belize in matters pertaining to inter, intra and extra ministerial coordination and collaboration as it relates to conventions and conferences.
    • To disseminate pertinent convention and policy information among civil society counterparts.
    • To facilitate communication between the Ministry of Natural Resources and civil society.
    • To support the development of Non Governmental Organization’s capacity building strategy as it relates to Non Governmental Organization’s participation in convention and national development priorities.
    • To provide support for advocacy and media efforts related to the work of the Policy Coordination and Planning Unit of the Ministry of Natural Resources.