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28th September 2021

Press release: Supporting adults to think critically, check facts and tackle misinformation

The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) and 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World launch Facts Matter: A Guide to Building Critical Media Literacy in Today’s World, Ireland’s first guide for adult literacy tutors on building critical media literacy for adults. Irish Aid supported the development of this guide.
24th September 2021

Launch event 28 Sept: Facts Matter – New tutor guide

On Tuesday 28 September at 1pm, 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World is delighted to launch a new tutor guide, Facts Matter: A Guide to Building Critical Media Literacy in Today’s World at this webinar, with our partners The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA).
10th August 2021

Call for participants: Perinatal Mental Health Care for Migrant Women

Call for expressions of interest to participate in an online World Café event as part of a research project to collectively support migrant women experiencing perinatal mental health issues before, during and after pregnancy
6th August 2021

80:20 joins The People’s Vaccine Alliance Ireland

As a member of the Alliance 80:20 will continue to challenge the fault lines of inequalities amplified under a global pandemic through our education and action work.
13th July 2021

Join us! Graphic Design and Web Development Officer role

A new opportunity has opened in July to join 80:20. Roles available: Graphic Design and Web Development Officer (part-time) (closing date: Friday 30th July 2021). Join us, today. [GIF credit: GIPHY]
10th May 2021

Join us! Trustees, Treasurer, Finance Administrator roles

A number of new opportunities have opened in May, including trustees, treasurer and finance administration roles in 80:20.
30th September 2020

Want to end the gender pay gap? Become a Procurement Officer! – posters

What can one person working in procurement really do to change ‘buying culture’ in a vastly unequal world? Quite a lot, actually. What’s going on in your supply chain, and what can you do about it? You may have heard about fairtrade, but what about unfair trade? Good value and value for procurement investments isn’t … More Want to end the gender pay gap? Become a Procurement Officer! – posters
27th September 2020

Webinar 29 Sept: The Economics of Care work in a Capitalist Economy

Why is the very labour that is at the heart of our economy underpaid and what are the solutions? Join us for an open discussion led by Ursula Barry (UCD) and Aoife Smith (The Great Care Co-op)
30th August 2020

Launch event 31 Aug: Catch Them If You Can – new report

Join us for an afternoon talk to launch 80:20's new briefing paper on the challenges of achieving financial justice, the facts on aid vs actual financial flows to rich countries and a take on all of this from Times of Malta journalist Bertrand Borg and legendary political cartoonist Brick, aka John Stuart Clark
24th August 2020

Event Aug 25th: Profiting at all costs? Investing ethically as if people and planet matters

Join us for a lively discussion that will explore ethical finance, community institutions and investing in a fairer and safer world for everyone