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Links to UN bodies, World Organizations and Non-Profits, Development firms/banks, etc.

There is so much out there, but this will get you started.

The CC&S is happy to add any links here you would like. Send us the URLs.

Employment Information and Vacancy Announcements from Leading World Organizations

List of Other UN related organizations:

Many of the organizations listed below accept online applications, and some require the standardized UN Personal History form . While most of these links are to EMPLOYMENT sites, many lead to Internship information (even though the link is not researched). Some may have internships on an ad hoc basis, and all you need to do is contact the regional office and ask! Also the World Association of Former UN Interns and Fellows has a great list of internships, research funders, etc. Also, see the Internship search information offered by CC&S.

Leading Research Institute with world-wide offices

  • CSIS: Center for Strategic and International Studies - homepage with internships in research positions, including Center for Preventative Diplomacy, etc. and for employment
  • GreenPeace
Have a favorite organization you want linked here? Is one of these links broken or changed? Please inform Gretchen at gretchen <@> iuj.ac.jp - if you can provide the new link that would be wonderful.

List of international NGO's with respective websites

84 sites for job hunters. MANY in development, etc. - PLEASE inform Gretchen if these links are broken.

Eldis Job Websites* offers a wide job-search weblink related to development Eldis vacancy weblink with the major development agencies * includes academic positions as well
AlertNet Job Page (funded and run by Reuters Foundation) * list of mainly humanitarian positions with various NGO's

Department of Public Information, United Nations, maintains an NGO directory where you may customize a list of UN-related NGO's in accordance with your interest with regard to their region, country and field of activities.

American Friend Service Committee (Quaker organization)
Association for Development Cooperation (German language)
American Refugee Committee
Amnesty International
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
Australian Volunteers International
Catholic Fund for Overseas Development
CARE Canada
CARE Deutschland (German language)
CARE Nederland
CARE CARE Oesterreich (German language)
CARE International UK
Caritas Internationalis
Catholic Relief Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centre for Development and Population Activities
Children's Aid Direct
Christian Aid
CINFO (Center for Information, Counseling and Training Professions relating to International Cooperation) (German language)
Concern Worldwide (empowerment of the poor)
Crimes of War
Doctors without Borders (Medecins sans Frontieres)
Dienste in Ubersee (Church Development Service) (German language)
Deutsche Welthungerhilfe (German language)
European Broadcasting Union
Echanger (French language)
Eirene (Internationaler Christlicher Friedensdienst) (German language
ELDIS (hosted by the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex) * editor's selection of recently advertised development jobs
Emergency Nutrition Network
Entwicklungspolitik Online (German language)
FEMA (U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency)
Food for the Hungry - International Jobs
USA based jobs
Graduate Institute for International Studies
Grassroots International
Greenpeace International
Handicap International
Fondation Hirondelle (Media for Peace and Human Dignity) (French language)
Ibiscus (Systeme d'information pour le developpement)
International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development
International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance
Institute of Development Studies * focus on academic and research positions
International Law Institute (chartered by Georgetown University)
InterAction (American Council for Voluntary International Action)
International Crisis Group
International Medical Corps * jobs not restricted in the medical profession
International Committee of the Red Cross
International Rescue Committee
International Services
INTERTEAM (German language)
Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford)
Lawyers Committee for Human Rights
Lutheran World Relief
Mennonite Central Committee (Christian organization) * focus on volunteer service
Medecins du Monde (French language) Medecins Sans Frontieres >> See Doctors without Borders
Medicusmundi Switzerland
Merlin * medical and non-medical vacancies
Norwegian People's Aid (NPA)
(ecology; German language)
OneWorld-Jobs Datenbank (German language)
Overseas Development Institute
Oxfam Community Aid Abroad Humanitarian Relief Register
Peace Brigades International
Peace Corps
RedR (disaster relief)
Relief International
Save the Children UK
Swisscontact (sustainable development in selected countries)
Tear Fund (Christian relief and development charity)
Water Aid
World Relief
World Wide Fund for Nature
^^ End list added in Spring 2003

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