Largest global development employers in New York City: A primer

    The United Nations building in New York. Photo by: Andrew Fecheyr / CC BY

    See an updated version of Top global development employers in New York City as of 2017 here.

    New York is more than a high-energy business center and cultural melting pot. It’s also a major hub for the international development community, thanks in large part to the United Nations and a host of philanthropies that have taken root on the island of Manhattan.

    About the author

    • Eliza Villarino

      Eliza Villarino currently manages one of today’s leading publications on humanitarian aid, global health and international development, the weekly GDB. At Devex, she has helped grow a global newsroom, with talented journalists from major development hubs such as Washington, D.C, London and Brussels. She regularly writes about innovations in global development.