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9th July 2019

Event July 10th: Calling all geographers – world hunger & junior cycle resource update

Geographers – we need your help! Join us for a 2-hour workshop reviewing the Living in the Hallow of Plenty activities and ‘hunger map’, produced in 2013 with AGTI members with a focus on hunger, poverty and waste. Details: Date: July 10, 2019 Time: 10am – 12 Event address: Concern Worldwide, 52–55 Lower Camden Street, … More Event July 10th: Calling all geographers – world hunger & junior cycle resource update
15th April 2019

The Change Lab 2019: What does it mean to create and shape art and design curriculum for the 21st century learner?

The Change Lab is a critical space for learning, thinking and re-imagining the possibilities of how art and design curriculum in second level can be taught through a development education lens
8th March 2019

Loreto Bray and 80:20 launch ‘Use Your Art to End Gender Inequality’ poster series

Press release: Thirty-six students from the Loreto Bray Peace and Justice group, in conjunction with 80:20, are launching a poster art series on International Women’s Day 2019 on the themes of women’s rights and ‘on this day’ historical events.
5th March 2019

Event: Launch of women’s rights poster series on International Women’s Day 8th March

Join us to launch the #OnThisDay Women's Rights Are Human Rights poster series on International Women's Day, 8th March 2019 in Bray Library, Bray, Co. Wicklow.
22nd January 2019

Event: National Tutors’ Forum 2019: Transformation through learning

Join us at the 2019 National Forum for Adult Literacy Tutors organisd by NALA, which will focus on the process of transformation from different perspectives.
14th August 2018

Workshop 29 Aug 2018: Getting beyond the click – tackling fake news through human rights education

Join us for Getting beyond the click – a workshop on tackling fake news through human rights education, Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm, in the IDEA office
2nd July 2018

Gráinne McGettrick announced as chairperson of 80:20

Human rights and social policy advocate Gráinne McGettrick has been announced as the new chairperson of human rights and development education non-governmental organisation 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World.
23rd February 2018

80:20 and Pres College Bray selected as finalist for the first United Nations SDG Action Awards

The Awards recognize the most outstanding and innovative efforts to inspire action on the Sustainable Development Goals, a set of goals adopted by countries to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda.
6th December 2017

Want a Sustainable World? Build It.

Darragh Domican reports from the frontline of a major whole-school exercise that used Minecraft to review how the Sustainable Development Goals agenda can challenge his school community in Presentation College Bray as part of the Let’s Talk initiative.
4th December 2017

Clearly, there is work to be done.

Senator Patrick Dodson introduces the 7th edition of 80-20 Development in an Unequal World in his foreword to the book, first published in the print edition in November 2016.