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Employment Resources

For additional help with your job search, you may want to contact UMass Lowell Career Services.  

Peace and Collaborative Network - Highly recommended. Many job postings in the field of Peace and Conflict Studies. - Guide to Volunteer and non-profit opportunities.

Nonprofit and Nongovernmental Organizations - Offers an extensive list of internships and job opportunities in the non-profit sector around the world.

New England Jobs - New England nonprofit jobs.

Commonwealth Seminar Jobs Page - Organizing, advocacy, political, and social service jobs in Massachusetts.

Organizers for America - Includes a Job Bank of progressive activist jobs.

Non-Profit Jobs - Community Career Center, lists nonprofit jobs from across the country.

Human Rights

InterAction, an umbrella organization for international humanitarian and development organizations, lists jobs for its more than 160 members. InterAction also publishes Monday Developments, a bimonthly newsletter containing many job ads.

ReliefWeb, published by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, lists hundreds of current humanitarian vacancies around the world.

Coalition of Human Needs posts job and internship opportunities at U.S. organizations working to address public policy and human needs.


USA Jobs is the U.S. federal government jobs search engine. Search on particular terms to find relevant jobs (for U.S. citizens). 

United Nations and International Organizations

United Nations Jobs lists opportunities throughout the world, including peacekeeping and other field positions.

United Nations Development Program Jobs posts positions in civil society, governance, and related areas.

UN Headquarters Internships lists opportunities in New York City.

The UN Program on Youth lists internship programs offered by UN Agencies around the world.