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Application deadline approaching!

Application deadline approaching!

July 14, 2019

Application deadline for the coming academic year (2019-2020) and to be a part of Glocal's 10th cohort is approaching soon. Glocal close the application process at the end of July 2019 so all interested applicants are advised to initiate their application process quickly. There are only a few remaining places in the coming cohort so please do not delay your application.

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. 

Pears Program for Global Innovation: "How NOT to do Humanitarian Innovation"

Pears Program for Global Innovation: "How NOT to do Humanitarian Innovation"

March 28, 2019

Glocal's staff and students were happy to participate and contribute to the Pears Program for Global Innovation night on  "How NOT to do Humanitarian Innovation". 

The event, organised as a part of the Pears Challenge 2019- WASH in Humanitarian settings brought together humanitarian practioners from different fields to discuss how humanitarian innovation should NOT be done and how to avoid some of the pitfalls of previous negative experiences.