Women’s Emancipation and Development Agency (WOMEDA) Executive Director Juma Massisi (seated, center) facilitates conversation among women and Amizade students in Kayanga, Tanzania, as part of research that supported a successful United States Agency for International Development grant award for WOMEDA.


DukeEngage students Jeline Rabideau and Jenny Denton worked with middle school girls, such as ​Katie, in Western North Carolina to enhance literacy skills through digital storytelling projects focused on their families.


DukeEngage independent project student Alex Saffrit collaborated with a community member, Moses, in Nkokonjeru, Uganda, on a solar cooker project.


Ernesto Alaniz, community maintenance leader, Villanova civil engineering student Allie Braun, and Water for Waslala program manager Iain Hunt cooperate to inspect a new water tank near Santa Maria Kubali, Nicaragua.

GSL Research

Significant peer-reviewed research has accumulated in the discrete fields that relate to Global Service-Learning. Please explore the links below to visit reverse-chronological lists of research and abstracts in these areas, drawing from international education, service-learning, and several other related fields.

We also created a category for research explicitly focused on Global Service-Learning. Click through any of the hyperlinks for annotated lists of existing research and best practice standards in each area. The search link at the top right offers another method for looking through these resources.