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Thoughts on Choosing a Career in International Development

International development is a multi faceted field. A great many talented young (and not so young) people, at least flirt with the possibility of engaging in it professionally. With the exception of a few students that have studied with economists, educators, health...

Behind the Book: Choosing a Career in International Development

Why I Decided to Write This Book After several years of teaching and managing programs and institutions in Canada and the US, I worked for many years in various capacities on development initiatives across Africa, Asia and the Middle East. It became obvious to me over...

Masters Students Use Applied Project to Help Local Communities

The Master of Arts in Community Development Policy and Practice prepares individuals for advanced policy- and practice-oriented work in sustainable development both in the United States and in developing countries. A unique feature of the program is an applied field...