Leader Profile

CONCORD aims to fly high under new CEO

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No more business-as-usual. Under new CEO Seamus Jeffreson, CONCORD aims to strengthen its role as a facilitator of interaction among European NGOs — building not only a strong and diverse membership but also making the most of experience on the ground. An exclusive interview with Devex Associate Editor Richard Jones.

Organization Profile

USAID's new mission: Why it matters

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On Wednesday, the U.S. Agency for International Development launched a new mission statement. Why does it mark an important moment in the agency’s history, and why is it a sign of the times? Michael Igoe explains.

Career Matters

Although there are entire books devoted to the do's and don'ts of applying for a job, there are several common mistakes unique to global development hiring. Make sure you didn’t do any of these five things when you applied to your last global development job.
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