News & Career Advice

Master of public health degrees: Which program do I choose?

MPH Programs: 4 Tips for Choosing Your Master of Public Health Program Want to get published on ThriveHire’s global platform? 4-minute read MPH (Master of Public Health) degrees can open up a variety of doors and career opportunities, both locally and internationally in the public and Global Health fields. But knowing which MPH program can […]

Transferable skills for global health

Transferable Skills for Global Health Work Want to get published on ThriveHire’s global platform? 6-minute read Transferable skills are important to emphasize throughout job applications and interviews – especially if you’re new to the Global Health field. Sarah Grace’s last article on ThriveHire outlined ways to jumpstart your career in Global Health. And within that […]

Doctoral Research Awards – IDRC

Doctoral Research Awards from IDRC Have an opportunity you’d like us to share with our network? IDRC Doctoral Research Awards Eligibility This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing doctoral studies at a Canadian university. Who can apply To be eligible, you must meet the following requirements: […]

First 90 days at a new job: How to create a good impression

New job? How to create a great impression in the first 90 days Want to get published on ThriveHire’s global platform? 3-minute read About to enter a new job / workplace? As the semester comes to a close and the summer draws near, many of us are looking towards summer internships, fellowships, or graduating into […]

Apply to the SDG leadership awards! Due June 28

SDG Leadership Awards Have an opportunity you’d like us to share with our network? About the SDG Leadership Awards The SDG Leadership Awards is Canada’s premier Awards event for recognizing organizations and businesses who are doing exceptional work to integrate and advance action towards the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. At the 2019 SDG Leadership Awards, […]

Call for presentations: 25th Canadian conference for global health

Call for Presentations: 25th Canadian Conference for Global Health The 2019 Canadian Conference for Global Health (October 17-19, 2019 in Ottawa) warmly welcomes researchers, policy makers, practitioners, students and stakeholders from all sectors for meaningful, evidence-based, and informed knowledge exchange to move forward collectively. Members of the global health community will learn from each other through lessons, […]

Climate change poses threats to northern food security

Climate change poses threats to northern food security Want to get published on ThriveHire’s global platform? 4-minute read Depictions of the Arctic can often be bleak – prevailing perceptions consist of long stretches of cold, barren wastelands and isolated communities. But the reality is that some of the world’s coldest regions are lively hotspots for […]

Call for experts: WHO’s malaria eradication programme

Call for experts: WHO’s malaria eradication programme In 2018, the WHO Global Malaria Programme initiated an extensive review of WHO’s processes for developing and disseminating policy guidance on malaria. Our overall objective is to deliver timely, high quality guidance to malaria-endemic countries through processes that are more transparent, consistent, efficient and predictable. Following the recommendations […]