[ID:0761]If you have read the other articles in this section, you now know a little bit more about the work of international NGOs and the potential job opportunities in development.
There are plenty of opportunities for qualified young people to volunteer, intern or work abroad with an international development NGO. But you'll have to be flexible, adaptable, intelligent, focused and highly energetic to succeed. Be sure to do your research before heading off!
Let's take a look at some of the job hunting specifics:
Your Online Research
Details found on NGO Web sites vary greatly depending on the size, budget and history of the organization. NGO sites commonly include information about who they are, what they do, where they work, employment opportunities, contact information, photos from current or completed projects, related broadcast news reports and newsletters. Some NGOs that function as research facilities also provide a wealth of information online in the form of articles and published research. Also, due to the practice among American...