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6th August 2020

Valerie Lewis announced as chairperson of 80:20

80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World is delighted to announce education and curriculum specialist Valerie Lewis as the new chairperson of the human rights and development education non-governmental organisation
2nd July 2020

Webinar 9th July: East Coast Doughnuts and Community Economics

Joining the conversation will be Dr Julian Manley of The University of Lancashire. Dr Manley current research focuses on the social value aspect of working and living co-cooperatively and the Preston Model
20th June 2020

Webinar 2nd July: East Coast Doughnuts and Community Economics

Join us for a two-part series on 2nd and 9th July 2020, with Common Ground Bray, Dublin Food Co-op and 80:20 on community economics in an unequal world during a time of Covid-19
5th February 2020

Workshop 15th Feb: Catch Them If You Can

Join us for an interactive workshop to learn and co-collaborate and on designing responses to global finance and radical inequalities!
11th November 2019

An open letter from civil society to the World Bank and its donors

80:20 joined 173 civil society organizations, national education coalitions and unions, based in 63 different countries from every continent in the world in signing a public letter in support of development aid going to free, quality public education.
27th September 2019

45% off – October back to school discount

The back to school discount applies to all resources/posters for the month of October.
17th September 2019

Event Sept 29th: Food Stories at Bray Literary Festival 2019

Join us at the Bray Literary Festival 2019 in welcoming local direct provision residents to chat about food stories and food journeys, as well as sampling some food in the Harbour Bar, Bray.
19th August 2019

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.
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