Compiled by Terry Harris - March 3, 2004[1]

 

 

DevelopmentEx Job Opportunities Center
www.developmentex.com/job_opportunities/opp_summary.asp



Gateway to International Development and Environment Jobs
http://www.DevNetJobs.org/

 

 

A source for overseas nursing jobs. www.nursejobshop.com

 

 

http://www.economist.com/classifieds/ad_list.cfm?ad_type_cd=R

 

 

DevNetJobs.org   at  http://www.devjobs.info/index.html 

 

 

institute for international mediation and conflict resolution

 

http://www.iimcr.org/subs/05.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.comminit.com/vacancies.html

The Drum Beat Classifieds

 

 

 

Job Banks

Lifeworth: mostly CSR related jobs in developed and developing nations

http://www.lifeworth.com/

Careers Without Borders: Interactive website

http://www.careerswithoutborders.com/frnt/home/home_e.html

*** Canadian Council for International Co-operation

http://www.ccic.ca/e/006/employment.shtml

*** Dev Zone

large international development job database grouped by categories

http://www.dev-zone.org/jobs/

Dev Jobs

http://www.seadphil.com/devjobs/index.html

International Job Center

job bank, some only accessible to members

http://www.internationaljobs.org/

*** Canadem

http://www.canadem.ca/links-jobs.htm

*** CIDA

web page with links to Canadian NGO job sites

http://www.acdi-cida.gc.ca/workin-e.htm

*** Canada Public Service Commission

web page with links to large list of international organizations employment pages

http://www.psc-cfp.gc.ca/index_e.htm

 

*** One World

http://www.oneworld.net/job/list/professional

OverseasJobs.com

http://www.overseasjobs.com/do/search

Pambazuka - African Jobs

http://www.pambazuka.org/index.php?id=19640

*** ReliefWeb

http://www.reliefweb.int/w/rwb.nsf

The Communication Initiative

http://www.comminit.com/vacancies.html

The Development Executive Group

http://www.developmentex.com/

*** Idealist.org

http://www.idealist.org/

 

Employers

Mercy Corps

http://www.recruitingcenter.net/clients/mercycorps/publicjobs/

CARE Canada

http://care.ca/empl/crnt_e.asp

CARE USA

http://lawson.ijob.com/servlet/com.lawson.ijob.QuickCandidate?vendor=225

British Council Development Services

http://www2.britishcouncil.org/development/development-working-with-us.htm

Concern International

http://www.concern.net/index.php

 

PACT

http://www.pactworld.org/career/openings.htm

 

Consulting Opportunities

British Council Development Services

opportunities for consultants, associate advisers and development professionals

http://www2.britishcouncil.org/development/development-working-with-us.htm

Consulting Base

http://www.consultingbase.com/index.cfm

The Development Executive Group

http://www.developmentex.com/

Idealist.org

http://www.idealist.org/

CARE USA

http://lawson.ijob.com/servlet/com.lawson.ijob.QuickCandidate?vendor=251

 

Recruitment Agencies

http://www.internationalservice.org.uk/

http://www.developmentex.com/

 

 

 

 

 

Relief Web
This website includes a section on job vacancies in the humanitarian sector.

 

http://www.reliefweb.int/vacancies/

 

The United Nations
This website lists job opportunities in the UN and in UN-affiliated organisations.

 

http://www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/indexpo.htm

 

UN Department of Peacekeeping
This website lists vacancies in various UN peacekeeping field missions.

 

http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/dpko/home.shtml

 

UN Volunteers
This website lists vacancies for United Nations Volunteers.

 

http://www.unv.org/

 

International Crisis Group

http://www.crisisweb.org/home/index.cfm

This website provides information on becoming a field analyst with the International Crisis Group

 

http://www.crisisweb.org/redirect.cfm

 

European Platform for Conflict Prevention and Transformation
The website lists vacancies in conflict resolution organisations.

 http://www.euconflict.org/

 

The Network: Interaction for Conflict Resolution
This website is focused on conflict resolution, coexistence and peacebuilding.

http://www.crnetwork.ca/

 

ProPoor InfoTech Centre
This database driven website lists job vacancies in different NGOs across South Asia. It also provides the opportunity to post individual CVs.

 

http://www.propoor.org/

 

One World Online
This website posts jobs available at various levels in the humanitarian and development sector.

 http://www.oneworld.net/.

 

Peace Brigades International
This website has information on becoming a Peace Brigade volunteer and it lists jobs within the Peace Brigades.

http://www.peacebrigades.org/index.html

 

 

ExecSearches
This website provides executive and administrative job listings in non-profit, human rights and socially conscious organisations.

http://www.execsearches.com/exec/default.asp

 

The Management Center
This website provides a searchable database of jobs in non-profit organisations in the USA and worldwide.

http://www.opportunityknocks.org/index.jsp

 

Quaker Information Center
This website lists numerous Quaker and non-Quaker websites that advertise jobs in the field of coexistence.

http://www.afsc.org/jobs/default.htm

 

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
This online journal has a section on job vacancies in the humanitarian sector.

http://www.jha.ac/

 

Yellow Monday
The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in Sussex publishes this newsletter weekly. It lists internal and external job vacancies in the development sector and is available online or by email.

 http://www.ids.ac.uk/ids/news/ymonday/index.html

 

balkanhr
This listserve discusses and disseminates news on human and minority rights in South Eastern Europe (Balkans) and includes job vacancies in this field.

Conflictjobs
This listserve is purely aimed at disseminating information on vacancies in the conflict resolution field. It has a strong US-focus but also lists international openings.

Conres
This listserve disseminates information and job vacancies in the conflict resolution field on an ad hoc basis. To subscribe include message SUBSCRIBE CONRES

Ethnopolitics
This listserve is distributed on an ad hoc basis and contains general information and job vacancies related to ethnic minorities, minority rights and the origin, development and settlement of ethnic conflicts.

HR-Professionals
This is a listserve for the distribution of information on jobs, internships, fellowships and conferences in the human rights field. To subscribe send a blank message.

Multiethnic
This listserve disseminates information and job vacancies in human and minority rights.

NISjobs
This listserve focuses on jobs related to the former Soviet Union (Newly Independent States). However, most jobs are located in the USA.

Peacebuild Digest
This weekly listserve is maintained by McGill University. It disseminates information on different peace building issues including job vacancies in this field.

 

 

 

http://www.jobsetc.ca/ and the 1-800-O-CANADA phone number. There is also a mail listing you can get on for federal jobs. Also check out the mail list at http://www.civicinfo.ca

 

 

 

 

Another bonus site will be the Chemonics International, Inc. http://www.chemonics.com/career/

 

And for those looking for unpaid internship or even work in Europe, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) might be attractive to them. http://home.sipri.se/employment.html

 

 

 

Counterpart International

http://jobs.counterpart.org/

 

 

For those of us with an interest in development the following comes from London School of Economics, http://www.lse.ac.uk/clubs/destinweb/careers/, and is provided as an aid to students to find employment.

 

Development Job Web Sites

 

http://www.uea.ac.uk/menu/acad_depts/dev/keyskills/cvs/jobsites.htm

http://www.fpa.org/jobs_contact2423/jobs_contact.htm

http://www.charityjob.co.uk/

http://www.reliefweb.int/vacancies/

http://www.joinoverseas.it

http://www.ids.ac.uk/ids/news/ymonday/index.html

http://www.eldis.org/news/jobs.htm

http://www.bond.org.uk/classifieds/jobs.html

http://www.skillshare.org/pages/vacancies.html

http://www.coop4coop.org

http://www.interaction.org/jobs/index.html

http://www.alertnet.org/thepeople/jobs/

Email Mailing List to Join

devjobs-subscribe@egroups.com

http://www.charityjob.co.uk/

Developmentjobs-subscribe@egroups.com

Devjobs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

kritidpc@ndf.vsnl.net.in

http://www.jobs.ac.uk

http://www.fpa.org/jobs_contact2423/jobs_contact.htm

http://www.reliefweb.int/w/res.nsf/

http://joinoverseas.it

gw_jobs_courses-request@guardianunlimited.co.uk

yellow.Monday@ids.ac.uk

Internships and Volunteering in Development

http://www.bond.org.uk/classifieds/unpaid.html

http://www.frontier.ac.uk/volunteering.htm

 

 

 

 

Employment Links (All things HSP and Development)

 

Care Canada

http://care.ca/empl/crnt_e.asp

 

CARE Canada, the humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. CARE is dedicated to helping the world's poor children and their families to solve their most threatening problems.

 

Canadian Centre for International Studies and Cooperation

http://www.ceci.ca/ceci/info/eng/aindex.htm

 

The Canadian Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to fight poverty and exclusion in the developing world and in other countries.

 

Center for Civil Society International

http://www.civilsoc.org/ann-job.htm

 

Civil Society International (CSI) assists independent organizations working for democracy and civil society in countries closed, or inhospitable, to these principles. We bring together in one place information about projects worldwide committed to the keystones of civil society: limited government, popular elections, and the rule of law; free association and expression; regulated, but open and market-oriented economies; aid to the poor, orphaned, elderly, sick, or disabled; and finally, civic cultures that value pluralism and individual liberty but also respect human needs for community and shared visions of the common good

 

Charity Village

http://www.charityvillage.ca

The purpose of this award-winning site is to encourage, support and serve the 175,000 registered Canadian charities and nonprofit organizations, and the millions of professionals, staffers, volunteers, and donors who make this sector such an important part of our national fabric. We welcome our thousands of visitors from Canada and 51 other countries around the world.  Charity Village has no religious or political affiliation, and strives to maintain objectivity and balance in its treatment of issues.

 

Human Rights Internet

http://www.hri.ca/jobboard/

HRI is dedicated to the empowerment of human rights activists and organizations, and to the education of governmental and intergovernmental agencies and officials and other actors in the public and private sphere, on human rights issues and the role of civil society.

 

Human Rights Watch

http://hrw.org/jobs/

Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world.

 

International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

http://www.ifrc.org/jobs/

International Federation programmes assist the world's most vulnerable people. Our activities, which are funded by appeals, focus on health, disaster management and promoting humanitarian principles and values.

 

International Rescue Committee

http://www.theirc.org/jobs/index.cfm?section=jobs

The International Rescue Committee is among the world's largest non-profit, non-sectarian, voluntary agencies providing assistance to refugees, displaced persons and others fleeing persecution and violent conflict

 

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights

http://www.lchr.org/about_us/about_us.htm

Since 1978, the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights has worked in the U.S. and abroad to create a secure and humane world by advancing justice, human dignity and respect for the rule of law. We support human rights activists who fight for basic freedoms and peaceful change at the local level; protect refugees in flight from persecution and repression; promote fair economic practices by creating safeguards for workers' rights; and help build a strong international system of justice and accountability for the worst human rights crimes.

 

Organization of the American States

http://www.oas.org/EN/PINFO/HR/job.htm

The nations of the Americas are working more closely together than ever before – strengthening democracy, advancing human rights, promoting peace and security, expanding trade and tackling complex problems caused by poverty, drugs and corruption. Together we are building a better future for the next generation.

 

 

Russian and East European Institute

http://www.indiana.edu/~reeiweb/indemp.html

The Russian and East European Institute was established in 1958 on Indiana University's Bloomington campus. It administers one of the country's foremost programs in Russian and East European Area studies. Since its creation, the Institute has developed a broad, interdisciplinary curriculum offering extensive range and depth in advanced language and area training focusing on Russia, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Southeastern Europe, the Baltics and Central Asia and the Transcaucasus. More than one hundred faculty from eighteen departments and schools are affiliated with the Institute.

Relief Web

http://www.reliefweb.int/vacancies/

Serving the information needs of the humanitarian relief community.

Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe

http://www.osce.org/employment/

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) is the largest regional security organization in the world with 55 participating States from Europe, Central Asia and North America. It is active in early warning, conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation

United States Institute for International Development

http://www.usaid.gov/careers/

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is an independent agency that provides economic, development and humanitarian assistance around the world in support of the foreign policy goals of the United States.

 

Jobs in Afghanistan:  http://www.afghanaca.com

 

Canadem job website at http://www.canadem.ca/links-jobs.htm

 

 

NATO Recruiting

 

www.nato.int

 

DEVNET JOBS

 

www.devnetjobs.org

 

OneWorld.net

 

www.oneworld.net

 

Reuters Alertnet

 

www.alertnet.org

 

InterAction

 

www.interaction.org

 

Human Rights Jobs

 

www.hri.ca/jobboard/joblinks.shtml

 

Development Gateway

 

www.developmentgateway.org

 

MedHunters.com

 

www.medhunters.com

 

 

First is www.paechl.com/gov.html

PAE Government Services

 

Another one

www.eaglegroupint.com

 

 

 

EUROPEAN NGOs

 

Action contre la faim

www.acf-fr.org

 

Handicap International

www.handicap-international.org

 

Médecins du Monde

www.medecinsdumonde.org

 

Solidarités

www.solidarites.org

 

Aide Médicale Internationale

http://amifrance.datapps.com/pub_cgi/pages.pl?id=1

 

Pharmaciens sans frontières

www.psfci.org

 

ACTED

www.acted.org

 

Human Village

http://humanvillage.com/index.php3

 

Action Against Hunger

www.aahuk.org

 

Save the Children UK

www.savethechildren.org.uk

 

International Alert

www.international-alert.org/

 

Norwegian Refugee Council

www.nrc.no

 

Danish Refugee Council

www.drc.dk

 

Swedish Committee for Afghanistan

www.pcpafg.org/Organizations/SCA

 

GTZ

www.gtz.de/home/english/

 

 

COOPI - Cooperazione Internazionale
www.coopi.org/it

 

 

CANADIAN AND AMERICAN NGOs

 

CUSO (Canadian University Services Overseas)

www.cuso.org

 

Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee

www.cpcc.ottawa.on.ca

 

Oxfam-Québec

www.oxfam.qc.ca

 

Action Against Hunger

www.aah-usa.org

 

 

Public Service Commission of Canada- www.jobs.gc.ca 

CIDA - ACDI : http://www.acdi-cida.gc.ca/workin-e.htm

 

 

CCIC : the canadian council for inmternational cooperation:

http://www.ccic.ca/e/006/employment.shtml

 

IOM: international organisation for migration

http://www.iom.int/en/who/main_vacancies_job.shtml

 

World University service of Canada

http://www.wusc.ca/working/consultants/

 

Institute for internation mediation and conflict resolution

http://www.iimcr.org/subs/05.html

 

International job center

http://www.internationaljobs.org/

 

Job links :

http://www.joblinks.f2s.com/index_eng.htm

 

 

 

INTERNSHIP:

 

FOCAL : (latin america) Canadian foundation for the americas

http://www.focal.ca/english/intern.htm

 

World food programme

http://www.wfp.org/index.asp?section=4

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.asia-net.com/

 

The Gordon group home page - for international related career

http://www.owt.com/services/

 

 

overseas job express:

www.overseasjobs.com

 

 

 

 



[1] Job sources Identified by the Class Discussion Group.

Masters in Human Security and Peacebuilding,

Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C.             Go to the top of the page