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5 Ways to Work with Refugees

For international development professionals wanting to work with refugees and other forced migrant groups, there are several career paths into this specific field. Refugee crises require work in various specialty areas and at all levels—government, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, multilateral ...

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5 Ways to Work in Food Security

Nutrition From research to direct service, nutritionists are necessary to the issue of food security. Nutrition is a key issue in ensuring healthy development of children and improved life span for communities. It also helps create healthy, able-bodied workers who ...

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Top 10 Universities for International Development Studies

#1 – University of Sussex The University of Sussex Department of International Development offers 8 Bachelor’s level degrees, 22 Master’s degrees, and 7 PhD programs in development-related studies. The school is research-intensive and diverse, with about 30% of the students ...

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Top 10 Young Professionals Programs for International Development

OECD Young Professionals Programme The OECD Young Professionals Programme is a 2-year program that works to help young professionals in the field of international development and global policy develop advanced skills and gain experience alongside senior colleagues and other experienced ...

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7 Websites to find career opportunities in International Development

Idealist Idealist is a site for “idealists,” as they put it. In addition to listings for jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities, and events, Idealist also has information on over 120,000 organizations. Users can search through opportunities by picking categories of Government, ...

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