IDCE Career Development and External Relations

Jobs and Internships Links

Below are several well-known job and internship sites for the international development, environment, and GIS communities.

Job and Internship links

ThinkGreenDegrees is one of the leading Green Energy sites for the Green Energy sector that focuses on educating their clients more about green technology, installing energy saving tools or getting training or degrees in green energy.
InterAction creates a forum for leading nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), global thought leaders, and policy makers to address challenges collectively with the goal of ending global poverty and delivering humanitarian aid in every developing country.
ReliefWeb is the world’s leading on-line gateway to information (documents and maps) on humanitarian emergencies and disasters. ReliefWeb disseminates timely, reliable, and relevant humanitarian information by updating its web site around the clock.
DevEx is the most comprehensive listing of international development, global health, and humanitarian aid jobs.
Council on Foundations
The Council on Foundations is a national nonprofit association of approximately 2,000 grantmaking foundation sand corporations. As a leader in philanthropy, they strive to increase the effectiveness, stewardship, and accountability of their sector while providing their members with the services and support they need for success.
DevNet provides information on international development jobs and consultancies in NGOs, non-profits, UN, aid, charities, for-profits, bilateral, multilaterals, governments, development banks and environmental agencies.
Passport Career
Passport Carreer is a dynamic global job search support system for international professionals.
GIS Jobs is a website specifically for the field of GIS. Job seekers can search for jobs by category and location and post resumes for employers to find. requires no fee to view any of the data, but registration is required to post on the website.
Environmental Career Opportunities
Environmental Career Opportunities provides links to jobs in the fields of natural resources & conservation, environmental science & engineering, outdoor & environmental education, environmental law, policy & regulation, environmental advocacy, and international environment.
Environmental Organization Web Directory
The Environmental Organization Web Directory is an online database for environmental websites. The site provides links for an array of topics including, agriculture, disasters, employment, health, publications, sustainable development, water resources, and more.
Tree Hugger
TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.
Net Impact
Net Impact is an international nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.
EarthWorks is a website that allows employers to post job opportunities in a multitude of fields. The site also provides tips for job searchers on creating a CV or Resume.
Eco Employ
EcoEmploy covers environmental employment in the USA and Canada, including natural, green and science listings.
Natural Resources Job Search
Natural Resources Job Search is a website that lists available jobs in the field of natural resources. This website helps people find their green dream jobs in conservation, natural resources and environmental occupations.

Environmental Industry Jobs

Environmental Consulting Industry Information

Consultant Journal - Become an Environmental Consultant
Environmental Business Council Resources - Compilation of Resources
Environmental Data Resources, Inc. - Industry Information
Going Green - Environmental Jobs for Scientists
Mediterranean Climate Change Initiative
Resources on Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development
The Top 200 Environmental Firms - ENR McGraw-Hill Construction

Environmental Consulting Jobs & Internships Sites

Allen and York - Sustainable Recruitment Professional Staffing Group
Cool Climate Jobs
Cyber-Sierra's Natural Resources Job Search - Conservation Employment (Subscription Service)
Environmental Career Center
Evergreen Resources - Environmental Job Search Website - Based in UK
Green Job Board -
Green Jobs Search Engine for Green Jobs GreenJobSpider
Green Jobs and Green Careers -
Renewable Energy Jobs from - Green Dream Jobs - Environmental Jobs Service

Environmental Consulting Professional Associations & Networking Sites


Air Quality Professional Associations

Air & Waste Management Association (AWMA)
Institute of Clean Air Companies (ICAC)
Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association (MECA) - Air

Waste Management Professional Associations

Coalition for Responsible Waste Incineration (CRWI)
Environmentalists Every Day - America's Solid Waste Industry
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) - Waste & Recycling
National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA)
Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)
Waste Equipment Technology Association (WASTEC)

Water Resource Professional Associations

American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) - Water
American Water Works Association (AWWA)
Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA)
International Desalination Association (IDA) - Water
Irrigation Association (IA) - Water
National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA)
Water & Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association, Inc. (WWEMA)
Water Environment Federation The Water Quality People
Water Quality Association (WQA)
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)
Environmental & Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS)
Environmental Business Council of New England (EBC)
Export Council for Energy Efficiency (ECEE)
International Society of Sustainability Professionals
National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP)
Northwest Environmental Business Council (NEBC)
SustainUS - U.S. Youth for Sustainable Development
The Ecological Society of America (ESA)

Key Environmental Consulting Institutions

Arcadis - Infrastructure, Water, Environment, Buildings
Black & Veatch (Worldwide)
BluSkye - San Francisco based consulting firm
Cardno ENTRIX - Natural Resource Management and Environmental Consultants
CDM (Worldwide)
CH2M HILL (Worldwide)
ENVIRON - Environmental, Health Sciences and Sustainability Consulting
Environmental Resources Management (ERM)
European Environment Agency's home page — EEA
Geosyntec Consultants - Engineers Scientists Innovators
Home - Strategic Sustainability Consulting - Virginia based
Marstel Day - Resolving complex environmental and land use issues
MWH - The Global Leader in Wet Infrastructure
RMT, Inc. Renewable Energy, Environmental Consultant, Sustainable Development
SWCA - Environmental Consultants - Phoenix, AZ
Tetra Tech Inc.
TRC Engineering Services, Consulting & Construction Management Company
Veolia Environmental Services - Waste Management

Microfinance Career Field

Key Microfinance Institutions

Accion - Microlending and Microfinance Organization
American Student Assistance (ASA) - Neutral Information About Student Loan Debt
BRAC - Development organization dedicated to alleviating poverty
CARE - Defending Dignity, Fighting Poverty - Microfinance Institution
CGAP - Advancing Financial Access for World's Poor
Charitable Microfinance Organization - FINCA
CitiGroup Microfinance Data & Initiative
Combining microfinance, education, and health protection to end world hunger. Freedom from Hunger
Grameen Foundation Combining the power of microfinance and technology to defeat global poverty.
Kiva - Loans that change lives
Microfinance a Working Solution to Global Poverty Opportunity International
Microfinance Information Exchange Reports, Research, & Analysis
Microfinance Interest Rate Data Promoting Transparent Pricing MicroFinance Transparency
Microfinance Opportunities
Pro Mujer - Provides poor women in Latin America with the means to build livelihoods
Women's World Banking Investing in Women, Transforming Lives

Microfinance Industry Information

HOPE International The Work of Microfinance
Microfinance - Jobs, Training, & Companies Skills LinkedIn
Microfinance and Microcredit Investment
Microfinance Gateway Home

Microfinance Jobs & Internships Sites

Bankers Without Borders
Business Exchange - Microfinance Jobs
Green Jobs Search - Microfinance
MFI Connect - Microfinance Jobs
Microfinance Gateway Jobs
MyKro - Microfinance Jobs - Microfinance Jobs
Small Business Administration ( - Microfinance Jobs

Microfinance Professional Associations & Networking Sites

BWTP - Banking with the Poor Network
International Association of Microfinance Investors
Los Angeles Microfinance Network
MFCNY - Microfinance Club of New York
Microfinance Council - ACCION USA
SAMN - South Asian Microfinance Network
SEEP Network
The Silicon Valley Microfinance Network

Sustainability Finance or Green Investing Field


Key Sustainability in Finance or Green Investing Institutions

Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Good Energies – Global Energy Investor
ING, Inc. - Green Finance
Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Sindicatum Carbon Capital - Natural Resources Investment Advisory Company
World Bank Group

Sustainability Finance or Green Investing Industry Information

Best Practices in Sustainable Finance - Strandberg Report
Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)
Environmental Business Journal (EBI)
Finance Jobs Guide from Careers-in-Finance.Com
Global Finance Magazine
Green Investing Times
Green Investing, Cleantech Investing, Renewable Energy Investing
Stanford University - Career Development Center - Careers in Environmental Finance & Economics
Sustainability in Finance (SIF) - Resource
The Future of Sustainability Finance - Strandberg Study
The Green Economy Initiative - Repository for Green Economy Resources
The Green Economy Initiative - Tracking Investment in Green Economy
TreeHugger.Com - Environmental & Sustainability Trends in Media

Sustainability Finance or Green Investing Jobs & Internships Sites

American Council for an Energy-Efficiency Economy - Jobs & Internships
eFinancialCareers - Green Dream Jobs

Sustainability Finance or Green Investing Professional Associations & Networking Sites

American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)
Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy (BICEP)
Center for Environmental Finance US EPA
Earth Policy Institute – Building a Sustainable Future
Renewable Energy Finance Forum-Wall Street
UKSIF – the sustainable investment and finance association

GIS Jobs

ESRI Careers
Geo Community
GIS Careers
GIS Jobs
GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
GIS Lounge
GIS Recruitment
Labor Market Information for GIS Specialists
My GIS Jobs
USA Jobs

Jobs Links

Presidential Management Fellowship
The purpose of the Presidential Management Fellows Program Is to attract to the Federal service outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs. (For careers in the U.S. Federal Government, you can only apply in the fall of your second year of your Master’s program.)
Idealist is a project of Action Without Borders, a nonprofit organization. Idealist is an interactive site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters, and take steps toward building a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives.
Career One Stop
Career One Stop is designed by the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Education to provide information on in-demand occupations along with the skills and education needed to attain those jobs.
Mappros features career information and profiles of people who use geospatial technologies.
My GIS Jobs
My GIS Jobs is a geospatial career website that attempts to aggregate every single GIS job listing from across the web into a single place. In addition, GIS employers can post their positions directly to the site. This includes jobs in GIS, remote sensing, and related geospatial fields. is a portal to GIS information on the Web and was created by ESRI, a GIS software developer to provide GIS users with resources to help them in their work.
GeoCommunity is THE job clearinghouse to post or browse GIS, GPS, CAD, Remote Sensing, and earth sciences related announcements, resumes, and consultant listings.
GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
GIS Jobs Clearinghouse is the most visited GIS/RS jobs site on the Internet since 1992. With hundreds of positions and resumes in our databases, the GJC has resources for both employers and those seeking jobs.
The site contains GIS job advertisements and resumes for Geographic Information Systems and Geography related positions. Other areas covered are remote sensing, mapping and cartography, forestry, spatial analysis and many more.
GIS Connection
GIS Connection was founded in Layton, Utah in 1997 and is now located in North Ogden, Utah. The purpose of the website from day one has been to provide an easy to use online resource for posting and finding GIS jobs.
Green Dream Jobs
Green Dream Jobs is only open to employers that clearly embrace sustainable business practices and/or have high quality environmental jobs. Since all our job listings carry our "seal of sustainability" we attract the best candidates and the best employers.
At eco.ORG, our main focus is to connect job seekers who really care about what they are doing for themselves and the world with eco-employers who have eco jobs and want to find quality candidates who are specifically looking for your kind of jobs—not just anyone who wants just any job.
Environmental Career
Environmental Career helps promote environmental businesses and organizations and their job openings via powering a dedicated environmental job site.
Green Energy Jobs
The International Job Site for the Renewable Energy Industries.
ThinkGreenDegrees is one of the leading Green Energy sites for the Green Energy sector that focuses on educating their clients more about green technology, installing energy saving tools or getting training or degrees in green energy.
Nonprofitsjobs is an on-line gathering place where not-for-profit employers and management personnel can meet one another.
Nonprofit Career Network
Nonprofit Career Network has been created to fill the needs of the nonprofit sector. Whether you are a job seeker looking for employment opportunities within a nonprofit organization, or you are a nonprofit organization seeking qualified candidates to fill job openings, our complete one-stop resource center will assist you.
National Organizers Alliance
Employment Crossing: Public Interest Crossing
Urban Planning Now
American Planning Association
Cyburbia: The Planning Community

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Ana Monteiro

Ana Monteiro
(ES&P '07)

Ana Monteiro now works in Cape Verde with InfraCo, an infrastructure development company that promotes socially responsible projects, primarily in Africa. Building upon her ES&P final M.A. project that focused on renewable energy in Africa.

The Cabéolica Wind Project is developing four wind farms on four different islands in order to diversify the energy matrix of the country and make Cape Verde one of the leading African countries in terms of wind energy capacity.

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