Publications

For 80:20, education is a necessary, vital and intrinsic part of the overall agenda for international justice, human development and human rights – it is never an ‘optional extra’. We develop, co-produce and publish books, digital media and print resources across a variety of key human development and education issues.

Policy submission / informing the development of a National Strategy on Education for Sustainable Development in Ireland

Joint survey submission prepared by the developmenteducation.ie Consortium regarding the development of a national strategy on education for sustainable development. Consultation reference documents: Background context for the National Strategy on Education for Sustainable Development in Ireland (2013); Our Sustainable Future (2012); UN Decade for Education for Sustainable Development – development of a national strategy for ESD … More Policy submission / informing the development of a National Strategy on Education for Sustainable Development in Ireland


Policy submission / Review of Ireland’s Foreign Policy and External Relations

80:20 submission to Review of Ireland’s Foreign Policy and External Relations (public consultation document) by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Submission date: February 4, 2014 Page length: 5 pages Download: 80:20 submission (PDF)


Policy submission / Civic, Social and Political Education (CSPE) short course draft specification consultation

Joint-submission from Concern Worldwide and 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World to Civic, Social and Political Education (CSPE) short course draft specification consultation, National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA). Submission date: January 23, 2014 Download: CSPE Joint Submission Concern and 8020 (PDF)


Policy submission / Our Communities: A Framework Policy for Local and Community Development in Ireland

80:20 submission to the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government on the draft document Our Communities: a Framework Policy for Local and Community Development in Ireland. Submission date: April 10, 2015 Download: Our Communities, 80:20 submission (PDF)


Research / An Audit of Development Education Resources

As part of its work programme for 2012, the developmenteducation.ie Consortium agreed to undertake an audit of available development education resources produced in Ireland as part of a broader agenda of building up an annotated online database of such resources. This research survey forms the basis of an audit covering the 12-year period 2000-2012 and … More Research / An Audit of Development Education Resources