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

  • Young Citizen Advocates 2017 events announced

    Upcoming events under the Young Citizen Advocates banner have been announced for 2017 - so mark these dates in your diary.

  • Spotlight on Bala Sport

    New IDEAS member Bala Sport is a Glasgow based co-operative set up with the aim of ensuring a fair deal for sports ball workers in developing countries.

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  • 19th International World Peace Festival

    Festival will include info and stalls, a drumming ceremony, walled garden tours and a Fairtrade Group cafe, as well as the World Peace Flag Ceremony featuring Allanton Peace Choir and live music with the Red Kite Band.

  • Making the Sustainable Development Goals Real: The Role of Teacher Education

    The 10th annual TEESNet conference will explore the theme of quality in relation to Education for Sustainable Development / Global Citizenship Education in teacher education, what this means in divergent local, national and global contexts and opportunities for the holistic vision presented by the SDGs.

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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.