Inside info about what working for a particular employer is like, from people actually working there:
Consulting firms provide expertise and support to projects co-ordinated by larger international bodies such as the World Bank, UNDP, DFID etc. Depending on its size, a firm may be focused on specific areas or be very broad in scope. They will look for expertise in such areas as engineering, economics, IT or energy. International experience, language skills and relevant private sector experience may also be important. Internships in such organisations are rare:
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