Defying the Odds in Rural Colombia? A podcast by Daniela Hernández Silva

  Daniela Hernández Silva, student of GLOBED fourth cohort, was one of the four winners at FreshEd Flux, a series where graduate students turn their research interests into narrative-based podcasts. In the first episode of Flux, “Defying the Odds in Rural Colombia?”, Daniela takes listeners on a journey to a faraway place in the Colombian … Continued

Fifth cohort students send postcards from Glasgow and Bremen

The spring days seem to be here to stay, also in Glasgow and Bremen. The academic paths in the UK and in Germany are very different though, and while the students at the University of Glasgow finish their commitments by May, those students who have chosen the University of Bremen for the courses of the … Continued

The Online Winter School brings 4th cohort students together again

Whereas along the first year of the GLOBED programme students usually live in the same city and study the same courses at the same university, the second year is more focused on individual research and analysis. That is why one of the greatest moments of the second year of the programme is the Winter School. … Continued

More than 480 applications received for the edition 2021-2023

The call for Erasmus Mundus scholarships to join Globed Edition VI (2021 – 2023) has closed on the 15th of February 2021. For two months and a half, 482 students have sent their applications to the Globed Secretariat through the application portal of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. This means an increase of 32% considering … Continued

GLOBED Intake V starting in Autumn 2020 and COVID-19

The Erasmus Mundus Master on Education Policies for Global Development (GLOBED) is preparing a flexible blended learning approach for the coming academic year. Due to the new circumstances resulting from COVID-19, the first semester of GLOBED Intake V, which should take place at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), will be prepared also on-line, in … Continued

GLOBED Conference: Which Education Policies for Sustainable Development?

Four years after the approval of the Sustainable Development Goals, the world is simultaneously making progresses and drawbacks. For the first time in more than a decade, and especially due to violent conflicts, the number of hungry people in the world increased from 777 million in 2015 to 815 million in 2016. While extreme poverty … Continued

The new GLOBED students have already started their lessons at the UAB

The new cohort of students started their studies at the GLOBED Master’s degree on September 16th 2019. After the Welcome Days, in which they discovered the campus of the Autonomous University of Barcelona, found out language courses and got to know each other, the first semester of the programme took off with the new international … Continued