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You can improve the lives of people in poor and vulnerable communities.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018
by Cory Steinhauer

Social Action

We live in a rapidly changing world. And re-producing more of the same knowledge, skills and views will not suffice to address the challenges we face now, and into the future.

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The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018
by Cory Steinhauer


Inequity, poverty, collapsing ecosystems, epidemics, famine, war, and other social injustices continue to grab the headlines. Seemingly insurmountable challenges face humanity.

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Do you have what it takes to be an Aid Worker? 30 questions to ask yourself.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017
by Humanitarian Institute

Humanitarian Aid Worker

Working and living conditions in the field vary considerably from deployment to deployment - tents in South Sudan to a sweet apartment in Hanoi.

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Humanitarian Jobs Vault

Friday, Dec 08, 2017
by Cory Steinhauer


With humanitarian employment opportunities growing at 6% per year - it's a great time to explore your career pathways... but where do you start?

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