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  Global Communities is proud to have shepherded the establishment of the “Joint Service Council for Planning and Development” for Bethlehem municipalities. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Bethlehem Mayor Vera ...

  A delegation led by USAID West Bank/Gaza Mission Director Mr. David Harden conducted a site visit to Aqqaba Green school (the first green school in Palestine) in Aqqaba, Tubas. This project is being implemented ...

BBC selected Lana Abu Hijleh, Global Communities Country Director in West Bank/Gaza, as one of the 100 most inspiring women in the world in 2015. This is the third year of BBC’s initiative to highlight inspiring women, with the goal of ...

Global Communities recently wrapped up a project to measure the sustainability of Palestinian civil society organizations (CSOs). This project represented our participation in the preparation of the “2013 CSO Sustainability Index for the ...

  Global Communities celebrated the graduation of the 2014-2015 round of engineering fellows. The fellows completed eight months of technical, non-technical, and site training benefitting from the experience of Global Communities ...

The Middle East Institute's George and Rhonda Salem Family Foundation lecture series, in partnership with Global Communities, was pleased to host Vera Baboun, the first democratically elected female mayor of Bethlehem, for a discussion ...

Hebron Municipality, with the support of Global Communities, launched the process of developing Hebron City’s first Strategic Development and Investment Plan (SDIP) based on the national SDIP manual recently modified by the Ministry of ...

Hundreds of youth participated in the Youth Local Council (YLC) elections held in two communities over the weekend. The YLCs in Beit Sahur and Ar Ram kicked off the 2015 elections, and 16 additional YLCs will hold their elections over ...

  Click on the Photo to enlarge    This year’s engineering fellows at Global Communities share their experiences so far….

As part of its green initiatives, Global Communities celebrated the Palestinian National Environment Day (March 5) with the students and staff of Aqqaba Girls’ Primary School, in cooperation with Tubas Directorate and Aqqaba Municipality. ...