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Latest News

06/10/14

Irish Aid Development Education 2015 Funding Call Announced: The deadline for funding for annual grants applicants has been moved forward this year

11/09/14

IDEA Autumn Events: Autumn is upon us and IDEA has lots of practical training to offer its members.

22/10/14

Upcoming courses from Comhlámh: Courses for Returned Volunteers and more...

22/10/14

One World Week 2014 a Month Away: Celebrate Global Youth Work!

16/10/14

Invitation to mark the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty on 17 October at Dublin’s Docklands: IDEA Member ATD invites you to join the commemoration.

15/10/14

Budget 2015: IDEA Response: Halt to Aid Cuts Welcome But More Action Needed

07/10/14

Development Education in Adult and Community Settings: Good Practice Guidelines: IDEA's Community Sector Working Group have developed these guidelines to encourage Adult and Community Educators to engage in Development Education.

07/10/14

IDEA is Seeking an External Consultant: We are seeking to evaluate our three-year Capacity Development Programme.

02/10/14

Welcome to our new website!: Can you #FindPaulo?

01/10/14

Young People: Connected, Respected & Empowered: National Youth Council host Roundtable Meeting on Global Youth Work!

01/10/14

Creating Resources for Development Education: New Guidelines to be Published: Launching Guidelines for Producing Development Education Resources

30/09/14

Just a Second!: A new development education resource

30/09/14

Proudly Made in Africa: Animation to illustrate the work of IDEA member, Value Added in Africa

23/09/14

New student on Placement for “Challenging the Crisis” Project: Sharon Cahill is a second year student from Maynooth University, Community and Youth work and is on placement in IDEA until the end of 2014

11/09/14

Tender for External Specialist Services to support Irish Aid on Development Education: Irish Aid is now seeking to appoint a panel of independent external experts to provide professional services associated with the implementation of the DE

11/09/14

Busy Summer for IDEA’s Young Global Advocates: The Global Youth Forum took place in Brussels in the first week of July.

11/09/14

Creativity and Change: Apply Now: This is a CIT approved Special Purpose Award at Level 8 (10 credits) certificate supported by Irish Aid.

11/09/14

Centre for Global Education Seeking a Number of Positions: The Centre for Global Education in Belfast is advertising for the following internship...

02/09/14

IDEA AGM and Conference Over: IDEA held its 2014 Annual General Meeting on the 12th June at Wynn's Hotel in Dublin; the same venue (indeed the same room) where IDEA's first meeting.

02/08/14

We Have Moved!: We have a new address and phone number.


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