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How to Have a Better Resume for International Development Job Applications

How to Have a Better Resume for International Development Job Applications

I have been asked to write an article about how to have a better resume for applications within the International Development sector. I have written this article many times as I very much like to share what is important and critical information that applicants must show in their CV when applying to help recruiters review […]

May 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Interview with Eric – SolidarMed hiring team

Interview with Eric – SolidarMed hiring team

  Eric, can you give a short introduction about SolidarMed? SolidarMed is the Swiss organisation for health in Africa and improves health care for 1.5 million people in Lesotho, Moçambique, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. SolidarMed strengthens and expands existing medical services sustainably and meaningfully by concentrating on five thematic focal areas: Protecting mothers, children and newborns Combating infectious […]

February 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Developing Skills for International Development work – Part 2

Developing Skills for International Development work – Part 2

Part Two: Beyond the basics International development is a broad field. How can you prepare for a career in such a broad field? Besides gaining the basic skills (see part one), the best way to prepare for your dream development job is to figure out exactly what you want and what you need to become qualified. […]

October 26, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Developing Skills for International Development work – Part 1

Developing Skills for International Development work – Part 1

  Basic Skills & Where to get them You know you want to pursue a career in international development, but you are currently in school or working a job in another field. How can you develop skills to prepare yourself for international development work? An internship in international development can help you gain many basic skills; so can […]

October 22, 2012 | By | 6 Replies More
Interview with Tess – IHF hiring team

Interview with Tess – IHF hiring team

This interesting interview gives a glance into how the hiring process of a volunteering based organization works. Tess, tell us a little about your background – how did you get into International Development? I studied a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Indonesian and Asian Studies. I wanted to work in the region, and was interested […]

October 11, 2012 | By | 5 Replies More
Why is it so difficult to get a job as Aid Worker?

Why is it so difficult to get a job as Aid Worker?

  Why it is so hard to get your first job overseas? It’s difficult to understand at first: there is a huge amount of need, aid organizations are always stretched (and usually recruiting), you are bright, educated, enthusiastic, have low salary expectations, and are ready to go – so why don’t they want to hire you? […]

October 8, 2012 | By | 12 Replies More