How is genuine social cohesion achieved during that clunky, awkward and artificial practice of "nation building"? Whose voices must be heard and how do program administrators learn from past mistakes? Dimitra Papavassiliou offers some insights and advice for developing processes to achieve social cohesion in post-conflict contexts.
Being altruistic can be very complex indeed. Ingrid Nanne asks how we can be truly helpful and shift focus away from gratifying, feel-good interventions to un-sexy work that's likely to take longer but have greater impact.
Volunteer placements overseas can be a fantastic way to stand out in a crowded job market, but they can also be a huge investment. Noah Taylor has some tips to prepare you before making that big decision.
Based on her own experiences, Malaika Neri offers some sound advice for first-time job seekers in the international development sector.
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