What We Do

What We Do

IDEA’s aim is to support and advance development education in Ireland. We do this by

  • Enabling our members to do their work and to continue to improve on the good practice that has been established in the sector.
  • Illustrating good practice development education and showcasing the work of our members.
  • Connecting members with each other and connecting the development education sector in Ireland with other sectors and international networks.


We organise training, seminars & meetings to build capacity in the following areas:


IDEA works to connect its membership and also to connect Development Education to wider audiences.