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GENE Review 2015: Learn about the work of IDEA members for the GENE Review 2015


Learning about the ‘Co’ in Ecovillage!: The latest news from our Challenging the Crisis campaign


The Latin America Solidarity Centre (LASC) presents #LascWedsTalks: Kick-off of #LASCWedsTalks


Ready for Regulation: Championing Transparency & Governance: Join The Wheel for two days of special training


Vacancy: Progamme Support Officer: WorldWise Global Schools is recruiting a Programme Support Officer.


The Irish Times ‘Inside Out’ series: Pitching your story


Meeting the Challenge of Climate Justice: From Evidence to Action: Conference addressing the challenge of climate change


UN Youth Delegate Programme for Ireland 2015: NYCI and Irish Aid launch UNYDP


E-Circular 20 May 2015: All the news for the next fornight


Job: Fundraising and Membership Officer with LASC: LASC is looking for a Fundraising and Membership Officer.


Young people join forces to challenge the crisis: A group of Young Global Advocates held the Irish launch of a pan-European campaign Challenging the Crisis in Dublin today.


Free CPD workshops by Rights Sparks: Free continuing professional development workshops for primary school teachers and student teachers


INTO launches Global Citizenship School: The INTO's Global Citizenship School initiative has been officially launched


Comhlámh’s Coming Home Weekend: This event is a space for anyone who has returned home from working or volunteering overseas for 3 months or more


IDEA Members Survey Now Available: This report highlights successes and challenges for IDEA and also provides useful information about the IDEA membership.


A World of Stories: Seminar on Exploring Global and Intercultural Issues through Picturebooks: This free seminar on the potential of picturebooks takes place on Friday March 6, 2-4pm, in the IDEA office, 6 Gardiner Row, D1


Irish Aid Strategy Review: Upcoming meetings: Dates and details of upcoming review meetings - and a call to get involved!


WorldWise Global Schools grant call launches March 2: Are students engaging with global development? Grants for schools, network and eligible NGOs


Claiming Our Future: Annual Assembly, February 7: Claiming Our Future's annual assembly is on Feb 7 from 11am to 3.30pm


National Youth Council: Roundtable Event on Young People: February 10: A roundtable discussion open to young people and community, development and development education organisations


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