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Glocal International Development

The Glocal International Development is an innovative MA program in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. This 18-month program aims to provide students with the academic theory and background and, as well as professional skills necessary to empowerwork with developing communities across the globe. An integral part of the program is a four-month internship in a developing country or in Israel/Palestine, held during the third semester of the program.

If you are an individual with a global perspective on the one hand, and an appreciation for local solutions, on the other, come , the Glocal MA can be join the  Glocal MA. the Glocal MA program is your academic home. We offer the unique opportunity to gain development expertise while playing aand to play a meaningful role in advancing communities both in Israel and around across the world.

In order to ensure the diversity of every cohort, we provide a limited amount of scholarships to students from developing countries. We also offer scholarships to Palestinian students and to selected applicants from Mexico, Argentina and EcuadorFor more details 

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Development Today: its players, trends and Israel's role: 11th June 16:30

Development Today: its players, trends and Israel's role: 11th June 16:30

June 11, 2019

Glocal, together with the European Bank for Reconstruction & Development, The Milken Innovation Center and Mashav (Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs) are happy to invite you to an exciting discussion on International Development, its trends and Israel's role in it.

The event will include a panel discussion with:

Mr. Pierre Heilbronn: VP Policy and Partnerships, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development

Prof. Glen Yago: Senior Director Milkin Innovation Center / Jerusalem Institute

Glocal Magazine 2019 Event Launch

Glocal Magazine 2019 Event Launch

May 5, 2019

Every year Glocal produces a magazine centered around a chosen theme, that is relevant to the field of International Development. In 2019 the magazine focused on the relations between Development and the Environment, the content throughout the event explored this topic from various angles. Our honored keynote speaker was Prof. Alon Tal (Tel-Aviv University) which discussed the tension between Development and the Environment from a more macro level, through elaborating on environmental policies.

New Glocal Magazine available!

New Glocal Magazine available!

May 5, 2019

We are happy to announce that the latest volume of the Glocal Annual Magazine is now available. The Glocal 2019 Magazine is dedicated to the question of International Development & The Environment and brings together pieces written by Glocal students, alumni and, for the first time, guest contributers. 

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