Reut Barak Weekes

Dr. Reut Barak Weekes

Head of Program
Lecturer
Reut Barak Weekes

Dr. Reut Barak Weekes specializes in development economics and political relations in the developing world, and has a wide interest in development in diverse communities. Supporting the Glocal program from its establishment, Dr. Barak Weekes teaches the courses “Introduction to International Development” and "Development Economics: Principles and Application"; and had guided students in the process of identifying and preparing for their internships.

Dr. Barak Weekes' PhD thesis, from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, focused on the impact of governance relations on water management in China. Dr. Barak Weekes’ current research focuses on the impact of microfinance schemes on community relations and community building in East Africa.

 

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