80:20 Educating & Acting for a Better World
Organisation Name: 80:20 Educating & Acting for a Better World
Description of Work in DE
80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World is an Irish-based registered charity founded in 1996 promoting popular education on human development and human rights. For 80:20, education is fundamental to understanding the shape and nature of our unequal world, to interacting with that world as well as to imagining and shaping a different world. 80:20 designs and delivers educational projects, research and publications on a variety of issues, such as: 1. Youth and active citizenship; 2. Human rights in Ireland and internationally; 3. Working with young people to explore issues such as genocide, the arms trade, migration, women’s rights and their relevance to issues from local and developing world perspectives. 80:20 is also involved in the www.developmenteducation.ie consortium - a partnership-based digital project that supports and delivers popular education on development and education issues.