The GLOCAL Careers series investigates what it takes to work in different sectors relevant to the programme. Through interviews with academics, industry professionals and GLOCAL alumni, we share first-hand insight on application processes, necessary skills and other considerations when […]
Yu Po’s three days of experiences at the Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF) 2019 in Ethiopia, where she hear and learn from different social enterprises that are tackling challenges around the world!
The first point of contact between cohort III and cohort IV this year was.. a zoom meeting.
An introduction to Rotterdam by 3 Dutch GLOCAL students. There are a lot to discover in this multicultural city – use this as a stepping stone and find your own highlights. This post has highlights from the full version guide. After reading it, don’t forget to find the link at the end of this post to download the guide in pdf!
The (ongoing) resurrection of New Orleans has been a long and painful process. It is a significant example to understand the competing forces that reshape post-industrial port-cities during and after catastrophic climate events. By (re)positioning community at the heart of redevelopment plans, New Orleans has shown how to mitigate these risks. Resilience and recovery lies in empowerment and social inclusion; as New Orleans – and the world – faces off against another, far greater threat from COVID-19, this may be a lesson worth remembering.