Special Announcement

WBFN programs and activities are run by our members for our members. Our volunteers are members from around the world who dedicate their time, talents and energy to giving back. Volunteering at WBFN is not only a great opportunity to use your skills and experience for the benefit of the WBG and wider communities, but also to learn new skills, enhance your professional development, and boost your social life. WBFN volunteers work in an extraordinarily wide range of positions, from event organization and database management to branding and graphic design. Browse the descriptions of what the main WBFN teams do below and register to volunteer based on your personal and professional interests. These detailed descriptions are only to be used a guide and can be adapted to suit the individual’s skill and time commitment.

Get Involved—Professional Development Team

Professional Development Team

Do you have a few hours a week to volunteer with the Professional Development Program Team? Our team of volunteers supports the professional development program which is designed to equip spouses/partners with strategies and tools to manage their careers as globally mobile professionals. We value your contribution, whether you have a specific expertise / skills set, or you would like to acquire and practise new skills.  Training is provided to enable you to be successful. Duration of assignments is flexible according to your availability. You could be involved in providing suppport in the following areas:

Program Coordination, Event Management, Data Management, Knowledge Management, Monitoring & Evaluation or Marketing & Communications. 

Browse the Professional Development Team volunteer position