5th Anniversary of the entry into force of Istanbul Convention
80:20 joined other members of the EuroMed Rights Network in reflecting on what the Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women means for them, marking the 5th anniversary of the Convention's entry into force.
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.