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Upcoming Events

The informal World at Lunch discussion group continues every Thursday 1pm to 2pm when there is not a Special. 

Conference - Celebrating 10 years of Fairtrade Devon - Saturday 27th October 10am to 4pm 

Venue: Council Chamber and Committee Suite, County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter EX2 4QD

Booking essential at through Eventbrite 


Celebrating Fairtrade 2018 A5  leaflet for web 


Exploring the UN Sustainable Development Goals from Friday 12th October to Monday 29th October

Venue: St Petrock’s Church, High Street 


Gown meets Town - Monday 15th October 7:00pm to 8:30pm 

Mona Helmi, PhD student at Exeter University, will talk about her research on the issues underpinning the intercultural communicative competence of overseas students living and studying in the UK

Venue: Exeter Community Centre


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Devon Globe Trotters - Friday 2nd November 7pm to 10pm

Walking in Cantabria: A certain kind of Pilgrim 

Jane Habermehl was a member of one of seven groups from the Pilgrims of St Francis, walking in this area. Her path crossed The Camino de Santiago several times. As well as the beautiful scenery, Jane will talk about the Pilgrims of St Francis.

£10 to include a drink and nibbles

Venue: Exeter 

To reserve a place please email dde@globalcentredevon.org.uk or ‘phone 01392 438811


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Dartmoor Walk - Sunday 4th November 

Join Dominic Richardson for a 6 mile circular walk from Finches Foundry, Sticklepath, Okehampton EX20 2NW. Meet at the rear of the Foundry beside the waterwheel. 

This is a fundraising event for DDE - Suggested donation £10 per person. 

Booking essential in case cancellation is necessary due to bad weather. Further details will be provided when you book  email dde@globacentredevon.org.uk or phone’ 01392-438811



World at Lunch - Thursday 8th November 1pm to 2pm 

Cultural Diversity in Nursing at The Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

This will be a discussion about the important contribution that cultural diversity has made to nursing during the past 70 years of the NHS. There will be an opportunity to ask questions of nurses from BME backgrounds, on their experiences of working in the NHS 

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Global Book Club - Monday 12th November 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Come and join us to discuss The Mayor of Mogadishu: A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia by Andrew Harding

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Gown meets Town - Monday 17th December 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Creative Tourism in Thailand 

Dr Maslin Buaban, from the Rajabhat Nakhon Pathom University in Thailand, will talk about the progress of introducing creative tourism in communities in different areas of Thailand including Nakhonpathom and Kanchanaburi Provinces. 



Hola Perú and Take Mali - helping you deliver the National Curriculum 2014

DDE’s innovative multi-media resources Hola Perú and Take Mali (developing intercultural understanding at KS2  and 3 through Spanish or French, Geography and Global Citizenship) can help you deliver the National Curriculum 2014 in new and inspiring ways. Read how one school in Torbay has been using Hola Perú... 

Order your copies of Hola Perú and Take Mali here... 

Take Mali COVER Hola Peru front cover


Can you hold a fundraising event or take part in a fundraising activity for DDE in the next 12 months?  

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‘This is one of the most innovative and exciting community projects to be found in the South West… Through its activities, it is a key player in Devon in celebrating cultural diversity and challenging injustice, both of which it does energetically and enthusiastically.’  Martyn Goss, Exeter Diocese


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Devon Globe Trotters
Nov 02, 2018 - Nov 23, 2018
World at Lunch
Nov 08, 2018
Global Book Club
Nov 12, 2018

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