I want that global development job

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Devex takes a look at some of the unusual, adventurous, and awe-inspiring global development jobs we came across last year — from artisanal chocolate in Côte d’Ivoire, to sea life conservation in South Africa, to sustainable tourism in the Andes.

While these jobs are not without their challenges, here are some of the fun, delicious, and innovative ways that entrepreneurs, researchers, and organizations are contributing to global development.

About the author

  • Emma Smith

    Emma Smith is a Reporter at Devex. She covers all things related to careers and hiring in the global development community as well as mental health within the sector — from tips on supporting humanitarian staff to designing mental health programs for refugees. Emma has reported from key development hubs in Europe and co-produced Devex’s DevProWomen2030 podcast series. She holds a degree in journalism from Glasgow Caledonian University and a master's in media and international conflict. In addition to writing for regional news publications, she has worked with organizations focused on child and women’s rights.

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