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Career Advice: The Skills You Need to Get Into International Development

Overview of International Development The international development sector can be roughly divided into two areas: development and humanitarian assistance, although of course they are closely intertwined. While development is multi-faceted and difficult to define, its principal focus is poverty reduction. Poverty is a multidimensional issue: social exclusion and lack of…
Jamie Phillips
8 December 2015

Five Inspirational Organisations

There is no one recipe to improve the lives of others, no perfect alchemy of the right conditions, the right kind of experience or academic background necessary to effect real change in the world. Sometimes a single event can lead to a movement that spreads globally and has a deep…
Jamie Phillips
29 October 2015