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D5. Water Resources in Developing Nations

Program for Development, Engineering, Journalism and other students.

Intelligentsia International has an offshore office located in Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan, a small mountainous country in Central Asia. Given that Tajikistan is among the poorest countries in the world, we have been in steady effort to bring clean drinking water to impoverished people there, raise awareness by educating locals, create online based information resources for monitoring water related issues, bring together decision makers from local government, businesses and international development organizations.

With launching, we have stepped up the challenge of creating universal water resources information portal for Tajikistan. Organizing information, connecting involved professionals, monitoring in critical manner decisions and providing summaries of related news are just few of this website objectives.


Journalists, engineers and others interested in covering water related stories in Central Asia, interviewing decision makers, learning about existing policies, summarizing information in organized manner for public etc. are welcome to apply for this challenging program.

This assignment is NOT located in Florida, but in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Occasionally harsh conditions associated to living in developing nation must be considered, however this is what one has to expect when preparing for a career in development sector.

List of main tasks (students are based in Tajikistan):

  • Study from online and offline resources information related to water development issues in Tajikistan and Central Asia region;
  • Develop appropriate background to understand these issues not only from technical, but also political and economical perspectives;
  • Monitor on daily basis various informational resources;
  • Publish online at summarized information in organized manner
  • Conduct active networking with water development key-players;
  • Attend related meetings, deliver presentations to interested partners;
  • Coordinate communication between Florida based and Tajikistan based team members;
  • Manage related databases, improve existing websites from technical perspective;
  • Create and publish engineering manuals related to water systems;
  • Experience living conditions in developing nation.

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Do I fit the position?
If you are interested in development and feel a strong inclination to try your hand on this career path, then we encourage you to join this program assignment. However, be prepared for harsh living conditions in developig nation.

How do I learn more or apply?
Submit online application button at the bottom of this page.

I can't submit online application. Can you help me?
If you face some technical difficulties, please download the Application form in Word, complete and email back to us with your CV and Cover Letter attached.


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