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Devex: 5 career tips for family planning and SRHR professionals

Julia Bunting, president of Population Council, spoke to Devex how the development sector has been changing the way it views professionals and on-the-job requirements.

Julia Bunting, president of New York-based nonprofit Population Council, told Devex how the development sector has been changing the way it views professionals and on-the-job requirements. "I think if you're interested, committed and passionate about these issues then you should keep at it," she said. "There will be lots of obstacles along the way, you won't get everything that you want and you won't get that dream job the first time [of asking]… But I think, in your heart, if you really believe and want to work on these issues or in this field, you will be able to navigate those barriers and find a way to overcome them in a way that you can contribute," Bunting concluded.

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