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The IDB Family Association offers spouses and partners of IDB staff a set of services oriented to optimize the achievement of their career goals. These initiatives aim to set the foundation for the professional development of our members in the Washington D.C. metro area.

Global Mobility

Global Mobility offers a set of workshops in English oriented to provide the basic guidelines for starting your job search.
Only spouses/partners of IADB staff are eligible to attend and it is necessary to register in each cycle of workshops that include:

  • Ready to Launch Your Job Search
  • Resume Writing
  • Networking
  • Interviewing

DEVEX – Free Membership

Devex is an organization that offers staffing services and business information within the International Development community.
Devex website is used by international organizations, NGOs and companies related to the International Development sector for posting job opportunities.
Devex organizes an annual event in Washington D.C., the Devex International Development Job Fair.
The spouses and partners of the IDB staff are eligible for a free Devex membership.

Job Seekers’ Meetings

All spouses and partners are welcome to our biweekly meetings where we share experiences, get job market information and plan group activities.

New Career Transition Program

The IDB Family Association announces a new cycle of the Career Transition Program. The goal of the program is to assist spouses, partners and dependents in successfully managing their career transition to the Washington DC area.
The program will offer a combination of workshops, individual coaching sessions and online resources that will help them launch an effective job search. It will be limited to 7 participants and the final selection will be by interview.
For information regarding eligibility, dates, requirements and how to apply please see the attachment.
All interested candidates should submit a Resume and a Letter explaining their career goals and their experience as a job seeker in USA to familya@iadb.org.
link: Spouse Career Program