The Hertie School International Development Club (HIDC) aims to organise events and student colloquia which set a clear focus on the Global South, broadening the already existing event portfolio at the Hertie School. In doing so, we would specifically like to raise more awareness about international development issues among the student body, facilitate discussions and provide networking opportunities for those interested in the field.
HIDC was initiated in Fall 2018 and is run entirely by students of the Hertie School. The club comprises of all varieties of master-level or PhD students, belonging to either public policy or international affairs tracks. The students come from various geographic and professional backgrounds. Events are held in English.
HIDC is organised in a lean and open structure to give the most possible space for our students' ideas:
The club comprises of a small steering committee that ensures communications, financing and coordination with the Hertie School. Events can be proposed and organised by every student on an ad-hoc project base, drawing on support of the steering committee.
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