Join the Discussion: The Unintended Consequences of Development

To join the discussion, click on “Leave a Comment” under the post. Global Brigades is now one of the largest student-led movements for international development on the planet. We represent a growing number of youth getting involved in development issues and dedicating themselves to the improvement of the quality of life world-wide. To increase the […]

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New Video: Microfinance Brigade Testimonials

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GEB is Up and Running (using alternative energy, of course!)

It’s been just over three weeks since I touched ground in the green, tropical paradise of Panama. I arrived to a full house of energetic, passionate, hard working, intelligent, dedicated and fun people all working for Global Brigades. Yes, that was a bit of an adjective overload, but these individuals deserve every one of those […]

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Mother Nature and Macro-Financing

Sustainable development. During my business education and my relatively short time here in Tegucigalpa, Honduras (I am in week two of a three month internship), I have heard this term more times than I am able to count and yet when I sat down to write a blog about it, I realized that my knowledge […]

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