Ms. Aya Navon
Prior to joining Glocal, Ms Aya Navon was involved in development work in Sri-Lanka, Nepal and Haiti. She took part in the foundation of 'Tevel b'Tzedek', an Israeli organization involved in community development in Nepal and Burundi.
Her work has focused on the role of communities in overcoming trauma, facilitating the connection between local communities and international aid organizations, and on the role of skilled and unskilled volunteers in development. Ms. Navon's fields of interest include cross-cultural relations in development, and the implications of complexity theory to the field.
In the Glocal Community-Development Studies program, she teaches the courses, "Skills for Development" and "Mapping the World of Development".