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World Food Day 2017 06 October 2017

World Food Day 2017 is on 16 October. This year its theme is changing the future of migration by investing in food security and rural migration.


Positive approaches to diversity and difference 04 October 2017

22 October marks the beginning of One World Week where, this year, communities across the UK are being invited to consider how we can be ‘good neighbours’ locally and globally. This is not just about being quiet and unobtrusive, it is also about countering xenophobia, extremism and hate.


International Literacy Day (8 September) 07 September 2017

The Global Learning Programme (GLP) offers useful teaching resources, background reading and CPD to help you engage your pupils with International Literacy Day.


Extension of the GLP to summer 2018 07 September 2017

We are delighted to let you know that the GLP has been extended to summer 2018.


Free events showcasing global learning in your area 29 June 2017

Following four years of successful global learning activity in thousands of schools across the country, the Global Learning Programme (GLP) is delighted to invite you to a series of regional events showcasing global learning and led by local schools.


Free resource to engage your pupils during Refugee Week 21 June 2017

Monday 19 June is World Refugee Day, which marks the start of Refugee Week 2017.


Help your pupils engage with sustainability and the environment 21 June 2017

Following this year’s World's Environment Day, we’ve collated a selection of resources and CPD to support your teaching around environmental issues and sustainability.


Responding to the crisis in Syria 21 June 2017

Many schools are continuing to respond to the ongoing crisis in Syria through a range of activities within the classroom, school assemblies and various extra-curricula activities.


FREE resources on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 20 June 2017

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), or Global Goals, provide a perfect opportunity to help pupils make connections across subjects, while engaging them and deepening their learning.


Explore the concept of freedom of expression with your pupils 20 June 2017

Freedom of expression is a fundamental right stated in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Press freedom principles are celebrated all around the world on 3 May with World Press Freedom Day.