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Internship - Exciting graduate opportunity - Deadline 5pm Thursday 10th September 

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Part-time Paid Graduate Internship with Devon Development Education working on international and global education issues.This post is intended for a person who graduated in or after 2012 and is unemployed or not employed in a graduate position.

Request for help to fund new Intern

Freya Leaving meal 4We are asking for a donation to help fund a new Intern at DDE, for 12 months, starting in September 2015 – as a replacement for Freya Grainger. We will seek a university graduate who qualified in or after 2012, but is still unemployed or not employed in a graduate position. 

Stop Press: We are delighted to announce that we have now received nine donations and commitments totalling almost £4,150. Please help if you can.

Upcoming Events

We are working on the Autumn programme of events. In the meanwhile, World at Lunch will continue each Thursday 1pm to 2pm through the summer.

Devon Globe Trotters - Pawinee Boonserm

Saturday 3rd October - Devon Globe Trotters 7:00pm to 10:00pm 

Pawinee Boonserm (PhD student in Drama, Exeter University) will present an evening of Thai classical and folk dancing with the opportunity for audience participation.  

£10 to include wine and nibbles. To reserve a place please email dde@globalcentredevon.org.uk or phone 01392 438811

One in a series of evening events to raise funds for DDE’s Food For Thought programme working in Uganda with rural school children and young people to improve their food-growing skills.

Global Book Club - This Changes Everything

Monday 5th October - Global Book Club 7:00pm to 8.30pm 

We will discuss This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein with special guest Martyn Goss, Climate Change Campaigner. Forget everything you think you know about global warming. It's not about carbon - it's about capitalism.

Sunday 18th October - Great West Run

Harry West-Taylor, who was until recently a volunteer with us, is organising a small group of volunteers to take part in the Great West Run to raise money for DDE. Please consider sponsoring them on their fundraising page: uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/DDErunners

Saturday 14th November - Legacy of British Slavery Conference 

Ugandan Recipe Book  Food For Thought Young Farmers Network have researched widely in cook books and on the web and selected these 10 traditional recipes. Authentic, traditional - but not original! (2MB file) 

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

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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...

 

 

coffee morning image copy 1Can you hold a fundraising event or take part in a fundraising activity for DDE in the next 12 months?

At Devon Development Education and the Global Centre our programmes, projects and activities are building support for a fairer and more sustainable world, (read more in this summer's newsletter). In order to continue this valuable work we need financial help - can you offer us your support?

 


 

The Global Centre works with people of all ages and backgrounds and from
all parts of Devon to enable them to bring about positive change, justice
and sustainability.

Devon Development Education is based here, providing projects, resources and
training for teachers on all aspects of Global Citizenship."
   
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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

Announcement!

Ground Breaking Day for Katente West Special Needs Unit

My Year at DDE - Freya's presentation at the Summer Party (1.5MB ppt file)

How would you like to stay on a Ugandan farm?

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Booking for Upcoming Events

Green Fair
Sep 05, 2015
World at Lunch
Sep 10, 2015
Plymouth Book Club
Sep 16, 2015

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Devon Development Education

The Global Centre

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Exeter EX4 3RG

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