The International Development Education Association of Scotland (IDEAS) is a network of organisations and individuals involved in Development Education and Education for Global Citizenship across Scotland.

For all global citizenship development

  • Schools invited to run Model United Nations events

    Starting this autumn, the United Nations Association in Scotland is offering schools the chance to run Model United Nations events. Model United Nations events bring Primary or Secondary aged pupils face to face with the problems of today's world.

  • September is Global Citizenship Month in Scotland

    September is now officially Scotland's Global Citizenship Month, with events and challenges taking place across the country encouraging citizens to engage thoughtfully but critically with the world around them. 

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  • Global Learning Programme Scotland Global Learning Programme Scotland

    Global Learning Programme Scotland offers practical fully- funded support to clusters, schools and teachers to develop global citizenship across the curriculum and through whole school activities. The Programme is aimed at all sectors - primary, secondary (including transition) and additional support needs.

  • Learning for a better future: a Global Citizenship approach Learning for a better future: a Global Citizenship approach

    Looking for something new and inspiring for the new school year? Passionate about building a fairer, more sustainable future through education? Register for this new GTCS accredited course in Learning for Sustainability (Global Citizenship) and join teachers from across Scotland, on what we hope will be an inspiring learning journey.