Born out of the Machon Le'Madrichim, which has trained youth leadership since 1946 and has a graduate pool of over 15,000, The Global Leadership Institute has a talented and experienced faculty and offers a variety of short, medium and long-term programs in Israel and around the globe.
The Institute trains close to 1000 students annually (age range 18-34) all of whom are involved in multi-staged leadership programs and who are committed to communal work throughout and beyond the programs' duration.
OUR PROGRAM BASE:
MASA ISRAEL - GLI Leadership Initiative
Short term intensive global leadership seminars for Masa-Israel participants from around the world.
The Masa-GLI Leadership Initiative is a leadership training program that takes place as an integrated part of the Masa participant lifecycle. The initiative leverages the global dimension of Masa’s programs, together with the GLI’s global leadership training capacity, and aims to inspire and empower the best and brightest Jewish young adults to take on key lay and professional positions locally and globally.
• Shevet - Toronto Young Emissary Alumni Program:
Machon Le'Madrichim - Institute for Young Leadership
The Machon, long term residential leadership training for youth leader representatives of global Zionist youth movements, established in 1946 is the GLI's foundational program. The Machon is designed to provide youth movement participants from around the globe a training experience which build their capacity to exercise leadership for their youth movements and beyond. The Machon trains 450 participants on an annual basis in three sessions of 4 month periods and serves audiences from Latin America, Australasia, Europe, North America and the UK.
Minyanim, 18 month global fellowship program, provides a two-year framework for adults volunteers from Central, Eastern, Western Europe and Israel, to engage with each other, form international networks, and explore their diverse Jewish narratives. It empowers participants to build pluralistic Jewish communities in their home countries. The two-year study program was created by The Jewish Agency’s Global Leadership Institute, and focus on building a Jewish community in the context of global Jewry.
In partnership with UJA Federation of New York. Click here to explore more about Minyanim
Klal Yisrael - The Roswell Fellowship for Jewish Peoplehood Leadership
A year-long global fellowship program for a select group of summer camp professionals of the Reform Movement from around the globe.
The program aims to Build a global network of inspiring and outstanding Reform leaders committed to their local communities and the International Reform Movement, Enhance participants' value of and appreciation for diversity as well as group cooperation across cultural and regional boundaries; Generate new models for Jewish engagement on the three axes of local, global and Israel, The Fellowship includes four educational webinars throughout the year, and enhanced by three in-person gatherings: one in Israel (late December) and one in Eastern Europe (mid-April) to learn with each other and outstanding leaders and scholars.