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Professional Development Event: Breaking into International Development

Hosted by Bay Area International Development Group

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The International Development Exchange (IDEX) Young Professionals Group presents...

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT EVENT: Breaking into the Field of International Development

Co-sponsored by the Asia Foundation

The event is FREE, but please register to reserve a spot:

Are you currently working within the International Development field within the Bay Area? Are you looking for a job or volunteer opportunities in the field of International Development? Are you interested in the field of International Development? Well then, this is the event for you!

We are bringing 3 speakers from a range of different organizations and roles to speak about their experiences getting into International Development, and to answer your questions about their careers!

Please join us in welcoming:

-Rajasvini Bhansali, Executive Director, IDEX
-Perth Rosen, Technical Advisor, Freedom from Hunger
-Cindy Mathew, Director of Development, International Accountability Project

In addition to this, we have fun networking activities that will take into account what specific sector of International Development you are interested in.

The event is BYOB (beer, snacks, drinks, food)! Bring whatever you might feel like eating/drinking!

Schedule of Events
6:00-7:00: Networking activities, mix & mingle with like-minded individuals!
7:00-8:00: Talks by our 3 speakers about their work in International Development
8:00-8:45: Q&A with the speakers

Please register to attend the event. If you cannot make it, please let us know right away so we can open up the spot to someone else!

See you then!