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The Academy Awards has always been a celebration of achievements in film, which has the power to inspire, to influence and to raise awareness on a wide range of topics. Devex sorted through 50 development-themed films to shine the spotlight on those that have earned an Oscar nod.
Budget austerity does not bode well for anyone, and in the case of midsized international NGO like Merlin, which just announced its merger with Save the Children, it was a sign of bad times to come. One Devex reader shared his own experience working an environment that is prompting NGOs to rethink the way they do business.
Internships are a great way to break into international development, but should you go into an unpaid program? Devex readers respond to a Career Matters column by Kate Warren, Devex director of global recruitment services.