Tag Archives: NGOs

WorkDev #1: Why I wrote a book about aid careers

You’ve probably heard about Maia Gedde’s new book, Working in International Development and Humanitarian Assistance: A Career Guide. In WorkDev, a series of posts over the next few months, Maia will be sharing some of the book’s most important lessons on working in aid. But first, why write a book on aid careers?

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MissionCreep #7: Nepal, salary cap and man drought

WhyDev just turned five! Celebrate with us by checking out our very first post.

Been missing the WhyDev podcast? So have we! Hosts Brendan Rigby, Carly Stephan and Weh Yeoh met up in Melbourne last week to record the latest episode of MissionCreep.

This time around, we’re talking about the altruism and the feels of going to Nepal and NGO salaries for CEOs, fundraisers and everyone in between. Plus, do we need affirmative action for men in development?

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