What we're about

We betcha, majority of people you met in DC told you that they work for an International Development Organization or a Non Governmental Organization. This group is for you if you work for an IDO/NGO, is interested in their activities OR contributing and would like to contribute in the sector.

We organize different events, to bring together people in this industry.

Upcoming events (4)

International Development, Affairs and NGOs 'HUMP DAY' Happy Hour

Needs a location

$20.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-development-affairs-and-ngos-happy-hour-tickets-328181017257). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE IS REQUIRED.

ABOUT THE EVENT

This Happy Hour is devoted to professionals in the International Affairs and Development community, to grow, interact, and learn from each other. It is designed to provide a professional environment to meet other International Affairs professionals to broaden one's career. It is also for those interested in International Affairs and Development careers and are studying or intend to enter the dynamic world of global development.

METRO & PARKING INFO :

The closest metro station is Woodley Park/Adams Morgan. Please check Metro's weekend truck work (https://www.wmata.com/) and plan accordingly.

Street Parking might be a challenge. But if you plan to drive, try your luck on Champlain Street. Otherwise, there is a parking garage around. We highly recommend a shared ride or taxi service.

International Development, Affairs and NGOs Social

Needs a location

$15.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-development-affairs-and-ngos-happy-hour-tickets-328181017257). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE IS REQUIRED. (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-development-affairs-and-ngos-happy-hour-tickets-298661453447).

ABOUT THE EVENT

This Happy Hour is devoted to professionals in the International Affairs and Development community, to grow, interact, and learn from each other. It is designed to provide a professional environment to meet other International Affairs professionals to broaden one's career. It is also for those interested in International Affairs and Development careers and are studying or intend to enter the dynamic world of global development.

HOW IT WORKS : We will try to assign tables for each represented INDUSTRIES/SECTORS/SPECIALIZATIONS and will direct attendees to their respective tables accordingly. All are welcome! However we don't guarantee the availability of a partner in that particular field you would like to exchange experience. PLEASE BRING YOUR SOFT/HARD BUSINESS CARDS.

Space is limited and advance ticket purchase is required.

Ticket price includes a One Premium Taco and One Premium Margarita.

Ticket Price : $15 (will increase soon)

As we all know, the bars and restaurant industry is the most affected by this pandemic and we would like to contribute our share and help out the industry. Portion of the fund will go to that purpose. Also, be generous to bartenders.

As per DC Government guidelines, this is a sit down dinning event. We have super limited space! Get your tickets soon.

Rules to abide :

  1. Event is 21+ (bring ID).
  2. Be respectful to your counterparts and give them a chance to exchange with others as well.
  3. We all specialize in one or two fields and be willing to engage others and try to accommodate as much as possible.
  4. If you don't specialize in the other person's required discipline, LEAVE THEM ALONE.
  5. Rude or aggressive members are removed from the group at an organizers discretion.
  6. This is a face-to-face event. DO NOT try to arrange an online meeting, by using the comment box or direct message.
  7. Most of our members complained about people writing in the comment box. Since it sends notification to all attendees. If you have any questions, send a message to the organizers. Don't write in the comment box.
  8. We have ZERO TOLERANCE for solicitation. We don't allow anyone to run their own agenda at the Event. If you are interested to promote/sponsor/collaborate; contact us via ([masked]).
  9. When you get there, we greet you and take you to your respective group.
  10. Don't be shy of your specializations. We have diplomates assigned to different countries, who would love to learn more from your experience.

Payment Instructions :

1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button.
2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for.
3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card".
4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal.

How to Unblock the Pop-up Blocker on Your Phone

Many of our patrons advised us that they have a Pop-up Blocker on their iPhones and it hinders them from buying tickets. To unblock, please follow the following steps :

For Safari Users :

1. Go to Settings.
2. Scroll down to Safari and click on it.
3. Select Block Pop-ups and turn it off.

For Google Chrome Users :
1. Open Google Chrome.
2. Click on the three dots and you will see many options.
3. Click on Settings.
4. Scroll down to content settings.
5. Select Block Pop-ups and turn it off.

Refund and Ticket Resell Policy

All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to ticket holders advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time.

However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

International Dev't, Affairs and NGOs 'SATURDAY' HH

Needs a location

This Happy Hour is devoted to professionals in the International Affairs and Development community, to grow, interact, and learn from each other. It is designed to provide a professional environment to meet other International Affairs professionals to broaden one's career. It is also for those interested in International Affairs and Development careers and are studying or intend to enter the dynamic world of global development.

METRO & PARKING INFO

Closest Metro Station are :

  1. Farragut North (Please take the L Street Exit)
  2. Farragut West (Please take the 18th Street Exit)
  3. Dupont Circle (Please take the 'Dupont South' Exit)

Street parking might be difficult. However, if you plan to drive, there is a parking garage at 1900 M St. NW, for $ 8 after 5 pm.

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International Development, Affairs and NGOs Happy Hour

Needs a location

ABOUT THE EVENT

This Happy Hour is devoted to professionals in the International Affairs and Development community, to grow, interact, and learn from each other. It is designed to provide a professional environment to meet other International Affairs professionals to broaden one's career. It is also for those interested in International Affairs and Development careers and are studying or intend to enter the dynamic world of global development.

METRO & PARKING INFO :

It is half a block from the Clarendon metro station.

Street parking might be a challenge. There are parking garages around.

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International Development, Affairs and NGOs Social

Needs a location

$15.00

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