Global: An Extraordinary Guide for Ordinary Heroes

Global by Lyla Bashan

By Lyla Bashan

It’s a big world out there, and it needs your help.

Global poverty, social inequality. Famine, conflict and climate change. These are just some of pressing challenges we face, and why we need you to turn your passion for social justice into a global career of conscience.

This extraordinary guide will help you learn how the international system works, the key problems and players, and how to kick-start your do-gooder career. Whether you’re a budding diplomat, an aspiring international development expert or anything in between, this is a must-read book for the changemakers of tomorrow.

A portion of proceeds from the sale of this book to benefit social justice causes.

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Praise for Global

Timely and essential! Educating future leaders should begin with this book.

Parag Khanna, Author of How to Run the World and Connectography

A sweeping and accessible guide to a life spent serving the world.

Admiral James Stavridis (Ret), Dean, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

An inspiring and practical insider’s perspective on how to break into the ranks of development and diplomatic professionals.

Stephen McFarland, former US Ambassador to Guatemala

Your guide to the best career in the world: one where get the chance to help others.

Carolyn Miles, President and CEO, Save the Children USA

Our future depends on the energy and inspiration of ordinary heroes around the world. Global is the perfect book for all who want to find meaning and joy in service to our common destiny.

Neal Keny-Guyer, CEO, Mercy Corps