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  • OWW events in Aberdeen, 14 October – 5 November 2017 -   Although there is a particular theme, any event that broadly fits in with the ethos of OWW is welcomed – global justice, peace, celebrating diversity of culture and faith etc. See the website (http://www.oneworldweek.org/), Contact Nigel Dower (co-ordinator): email: n.dower@abdn.ac.uk. (In Aberdeen we include anything within the three week period 14 October to 5 […]
  • Vacancy for Global Learning Officer at Highland One World in Inverness - Our friends and colleagues at Highland One World, the Global Learning Centre in Inverness, have a vacancy: Are you passionate about social justice and sustainability, locally and globally? We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person, with a background in education and experience of working with young people, to join our energetic team in […]
  • Applications now open for Wood Foundation’s Global Learning Partnerships Programme 2018 - Developed in line with the GTCS Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning, Global Learning Partnerships (GLP) is a platform for developing leaders of global education and Learning for Sustainability (LfS). It is delivered by The Wood Foundation in partnership with Inspire Educate and Empower Rwanda (IEE) and Redearth Education Uganda. Over the course of the 18 months, […]
  • Fair trade stall in Seaton Park on Fridays - Our volunteers are selling a range of fair trade products, snacks, fresh fair trade coffee and tea in Seaton Park every Friday from 10 am to 2 pm. We will be hosted by the Friends of Seaton Park until the end of September. Come find us and The Allotment Market Stall next to the Fountain!
  • Summer holidays at Montgomery DEC - Thank you for working with us during the 2016-17 school session. Now that the summer holidays are here, we hope you are enjoying your break! Montgomery DEC won’t be closed for the school holidays, but we will be taking our own leave, so opening days and times will vary. If you’d like to pop in to the […]
  • Exciting job opportunity at Montgomery DEC! - Aberdeen for a Fairer World (AFW) is recruiting a part-time Global Learning Adviser, to join our team at Montgomery Development Education Centre (MDEC) in Aberdeen. Part-time – 21 hours per week                                                                                                                                                                 £16.00 per hour Fixed term, initially early August 2017 – 30 April 2018 (continuation dependent on funding) Main duties will include: Supporting teachers and […]
  • FREE Twilight CPD at MDEC: Practical Action STEM teaching resources – Thursday 18 May 2017, 4.30pm to 6pm - During Term 4, we are offering three CPD twilights focusing on organisations which produce Global Learning material. Each session is designed for attendees to gain knowledge of well-known resource providers, as well as exploring and gaining confidence in their resources. Sessions will cover both primary and secondary resources. 18 May 2017 PRACTICAL ACTION RESOURCES Welcome […]
  • Exploring different standpoints on Fair Trade – a seminar at Montgomery DEC on Thursday 27 April 2017, 6 – 8pm - Welcome to an evening exploring different standpoints on fair trade. We will be looking at whether fair trade is an effective contribution to global justice and will also discuss how organisations promote and portray fair trade in the UK. To book please visit Eventbrite: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/evening-seminar-exploring-different-standpoints-on-fair-trade-tickets-33668613730 First talk Dr Nigel Dower ‘What makes Fair Trade Fair’ […]
  • Summer term 2017 at Montgomery DEC – book your CPD places now! - During Term 4, we are offering three CPD twilights focusing on organisations which produce Global Learning material. Each session is designed for attendees to gain knowledge of well-known resource providers, as well as exploring and gaining confidence in their resources. Sessions will cover both primary and secondary resources. To book places please follow the Eventbrite […]
  • FRIENDS OF SEATON PARK – CAKEFEST, Saturday 18 March -