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Challenges of working for a humanitarian disaster response NGO

Challenges of working for a humanitarian disaster response NGO Many people are attracted to NGO jobs to use their skills to help others at a time of crisis.  When natural disasters devastate a country, or ongoing conflict means that local resourc...

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How to become a humanitarian aid worker

Introduction   A career as a humanitarian aid worker can be exciting and rewarding.  There can be opportunities for travel and a satisfaction from knowing that you are making a difference.  As you would expect, getting into the sector is hig...

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How to get an NGO Job and progress to an NGO Career

First, an NGO Job may be for you if you are aiming to get a salary and you can leave it if you find another well paid job in another sector. An NGO CAREER is for you if you are looking to stay longer working for an NGO in order to make a difference...

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How  to join an NGO when you have no experience?

How  to join an NGO when you have no experience? Embarking on your university studies is an exciting time, and one often fraught with activities, goal-setting and new experiences. Naturally, starting to study in your chosen field will help to...

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Mental health challenges for NGO workers

NGO jobs can be rewarding and satisfying but they are also demanding.  Working to alleviate poverty, fighting for human rights. bringing clean water, changing government policy or stopping climate change are all long term aims and the stress of work...

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NGO career mistakes

Your NGO career is one of the most important things in your life. It is what you learned for, trained for, and dedicated your time and energy to. So there are things that you need to avoid that would be a big mistake in your NGO career, or cause ‘c...

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Top five tips for university students seeking a career in the NGO sector

Top five tips for university students seeking a career in the NGO sector Many university students are inspired to find out more about career opportunities in NGOs, wanting to work for organisations that really make a difference.  Graduate NGO job...

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Top questions to ask at an NGO job interview

NGO jobs are always highly competitive because so many people want to find a career with meaning where they can feel and see that they are making a difference.  Career opportunities in NGOs can be exciting and fast moving once you are in the sector ...

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