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

  • 80:20 book launch tour proves a hit

    In January, IDEAS hosted a Scotland-wide tour to launch the new edition of seminal global citizenship education book 80:20, Development in an Unequal World by its authors Colm Regan and Tony Daly.

  • Fair Trade youth packs launched

    The Scottish Fair Trade Forum has launched new Fair's Fair youth packs to help children and young people engage with the concept of fair trade ahead of Fair Trade Fortnight, which will run from 27 February to 12 March 2017.

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  • Women and the SDGs seminar

    This seminar will look at Global Goal 5: Gender Equality. On International Women’s Day Scotdec and Take One Action host an expert panel to stimulate discussion and debate. Using film to enrich learning and understanding of women's and girl’s rights.

  • Fair trade producer visit for schools

    Yannina Meza from Peru will be the guest speaker at this event for schools - she works with craftspeople and producers all around Peru and for an organisation called Manos Amigas. Meeting a producer is one of the best ways to bring Fair Trade to life.

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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.

  • Teach Global Ambassadors Teach Global Ambassadors

    Teach Global Ambassadors aims to build secondary teachers’ confidence and capacity to incorporate Global Citizenship into their teaching, enable them to support pupils to become 'active global citizens' and to lead on Global Citizenship activities within their schools and local authorities.