Career in NGO's
Career in Development Sector


Career in Rural Development

Kesang Chungyalpa 13-May-2022

Anyone working or studying in the field of international development is most likely familiar with ‘rural development’.

Development Communications in the Non-Profit Sector

Kesang Chungyalpa 13-May-2022

While having communications related positions in the non-profit sector is not something unheard of in the past, the rising value of development communications roles in the sector is a relatively new development.

Volunteering with NGOs – gain while you give!

Richa Sharma 13-May-2022

You want to make friends while you learn? You want to have fun while you help others in the community? You want to get hands-on experience and see what it would be like to work in your dream organization? TRY volunteering! This may sound like an advertisement to you but volunteering can help one achieve the goals mentioned above and plenty more.

Career in Human Rights: A rewarding but challenging path

Richa Sharma 13-May-2022

Malala Yousafzai, a teenage girl from Pakistan, became a figure of strength and courage when she stood up for her rights despite bullets, intimidation or death threats. What was she demanding? How does Malala get entitled to demand for education for girls?

New Media in Development Sector: An Interesting Career Option

Isha Sharma 13-May-2022

For Mohamed Bouazizi, a 26 year old Tunisian street vendor, the 17 December 2010 started like any other day. Bouazizi, who was unemployed like many others in the country, was selling fruits and vegetables on a cart in the Tunisian town of Sidi Bouzid. Suddenly, the government authorities confiscated his wares and allegedly slapped him on the face.

Access to safe water through social innovation

Akhil Choudhary 13-May-2022

Progressing with the quotation “Blue is the new green”, there is no doubt that we are approaching toward a water stressed future. Public utilities which should be ideally responsible for provision of this basic need are finding themselves short in their reach and capacity even in metropolitans; forget about semi urban and rural geographies. Yes, everybody is aware; problem is persisting from decades, but how to address remains to be challenged?

Curriculum Vitae (CV) for Development/ NGO Sector

Kedar Dash 13-May-2022

Curriculum Vitae (CV) is the comprehensive document that outlines the skills, qualifications, achievements and experiences of a person.

Careers in Development Economics: making life better for future generations

Disha Bhattacharjee 13-May-2022

Economic Development is a process of sustained, concerted actions to improve the standard of living and economic health of a region. This may involve development of human capital, provision of infrastructure, enhancing market competitiveness, ensuring environmental sustainability, promoting social inclusion and other aspects that improve the quality of life.

Social Advocacy: A Career Overview

Charu Chaturvedi 13-May-2022

Malala did it for girls’ education, Martin Luther King lost his life fighting apartheid, Mahatma Gandhi became an international symbol spearheading the non-violent movement.

Career in Environmental Activism: Need of the Hour

Tania Kahlon 13-May-2022

Environmental activism has developed over the decades as a movement that advocating the conservation of and the improvement of the environment. Its origins may be traced back to the time of the Industrial Revolution in England, wherein increased coal mining gave rise to extremely high levels of pollution. This spurred a ‘back to nature’ movement as a result.