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Hello - does anyone have some time to give some advice or mentor me to getting a career in international development consulting? Would be grateful.

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I’m an early career professional in the Sustainability space and wanted some advice on the World Bank’s YPP program, if anyone has any experience applying/ getting accepted. Any guidance on pre… more

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Hello, I’m a Zambian-American with a BA in Economics & an MA in International Development. I’m currently looking for entry level research analyst/ assistant roles in Washington DC or NYC, but I’m … more

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Americans who work in jobs based in/with regular travel to Mexico, what do you do? I am a Mexican-American consultant looking to switch into a job that allows for regular travel to Mexico.

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Does anyone have a contact they could introduce me to at Unicef’s Education Cannot Wait? Thanks in advance!

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TL;DR: My contract is up, what should I do next to accelerate my career?

I landed a job at an NGO as an Advisory Associate that lasted 7 months. I am fairly new in this field of work and I don't have a lot of… more

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Any use for a security clearance in the ID/IR space? Been searching for positions requiring a TS SCI but it seems like most don’t

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I am presenting my availability for new opportunities as I am thrilled to announce the completion of my online project management course given by Teamgantt, USA and Open University, UK using the DEXA platfo… more

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I'm considering a job at the IAEA in Vienna but I just started another role that I also like. Couple questions came to mind:
1.) Does the IAEA allow candidates to defer a job offer, if so how long?

2.) Th… more

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Looking for someone to refer me to Dalbergs analyst position in Europe! Currently working for an implementer with previous big4 intern experience!

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Can someone be straightforward about job openings, career growth, impact, and compensation in this field?

Want to direct my career in international development but not sure I want to be in a field whe… more

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For those of you currently in international development roles, how different do you find the culture is from regular corporate culture?

I'm curious to see if you find that you are more focused on the mission … more

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Looking for any entry jobs in this area in Africa..Any recommendations on how to go about it

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Hello, Please can anyone can refer me to a hr role at Amnesty International Canada? I am really good for it. Thanks in advance.

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Any international development opportunities in Canada that anyone knows of or can recommend?

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Has anyone here been interviewed for a UN PMO position? I was invited to do an assignment followed by a competency based interview. Looking for some advice/insights into what your experience was like.… more

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I have been teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) since 2010, both overseas & from the US. Currently residing in the States, I am ready to return to international work. However, I'd like to … more

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I am Qualified Mechanical Engineer with masters degree and having lack of experience. I am from Pakistan here job vacancies and the nature of hiring is too much corrupted that if you are even gold m… more

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🌟best regards to all Krator Digital: Your partner in custom software solutions and digital marketing. We develop custom software and digital marketing strategies tailored to your company's needs. Our foc… more

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I'm Frontend Developer and I'm looking for an opportunity to get job as Entry level and I use Angular framework in addition to that of course (HTML, CSS, typescript), Git, GitHub,GitLab.
I did some of projects and y… more

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Anyone working at the World Bank or IMF as a legal Counsel? If so, what does a typical day look like? How late do you work? Thanks!

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Do employers care about Coursera certifications? Or am I just wasting my time?

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Does anyone work or know anyone who works as a legal consultant (or similar) at the World Bank? Does anyone know what salary looks like in this context?

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Does anyone have experience getting a job in a country office after working in HQ for an MDB?

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Hello all! I need some advice.

I graduated with my Bachelor of Arts in December 2021. I majored in Global Studies with a minor in Political Science and I have an intermediate fluency in Japanese, thoug… more

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Has anyone worked with Gates Foundation? What’s the culture and work/life balance like?

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Admitted to Sloan and HKS MPA-ID. Considering dual vs just MPA-ID to work in ID post grad. Paying full price... Thoughts from anyone working in the sector? Have consulting background.

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Any insights into the World Economic Forum career, wlb and exit opps? I’ve been approached for a lead role in their Center for new economy

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Hello does someone knows how much can you make as a Junior Consultant in the World Bank or the IADB in DC? I’m 30, 4 yoe

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Anyone here work at IFC or another development finance institute?

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Looking to hire an economic development consultant in Dubai who has experience in managing projects in the FDI/trade/SEZ space and is up for a business development challenge.
Any interest?

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Anyone have an MBA with a global development focus where you took one class at a time and finished in less than 3 years while working FT?

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Hi! Does anyone know of any mailing lists for sustainable development/international development jobs?

Thank you kind soul. 😊

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I’m a Mexican-American living in Texas and really want to work in Mexico. I’ve been in consulting for a little over a year but want to make the jump to international consulting or any other internatio… more

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I work for a consultancy that focuses on financial modelling and development appraisals etc. Mainly we focus on public sector and a few private sector projects. Do third sector organisations and the U… more

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Does anyone have tips on starting a career at the World Bank? Does anyone know of equally prestigious positions?

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Any tips on getting a great internship? Starting a masters in global management near the US-Mexico Border. Reached out to several chambers of commerce on both sides. Any consulting firms which deal wi… more

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Hello there, I will be starting a masters in global management with a focus in trade and investment. I’m located in the southwest, and I’m looking to enter something centered around US-Latin America… more

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We have a project that would generate social impact, and our short term goal is to propose it to ASHOKA to help us develop it. Before that we would like to assemble a team that will be part of "t… more

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