Welcome to the Global Centre

Upcoming Events

World at Lunch - Maslin

World at Lunch - Thursday 30th April 1 - 2pm 

Creative Tourism: enhancing community participation for sustainable development in Thailand

Maslin Buaban will present her research on the effects of developing creative tourism in Kanchanaburi Province.

Global Book Club - Monday 11th May 7:00pm - 8:30pm to discuss ‘Ebola: The Natural and Human History of a Deadly Virus’, by David Quammen.

Gown meets Town - John Heathershaw

Gown Meets Town Meets Town - Thursday 14th May 7:00pm to 8:30pm

‘What’s all this about radicalization? Demystifying the Islamic Revival in Central Asia’

Dr. John Heathershaw (Department of Politics, University of Exeter) will demystify the 'radicalization’ usually associated with Muslim political activism and will seek to shed light on exactly what it is, and offer thoughts on how and why it happens

Wednesday 29th April 1:30 - 3:00pm at Royal Albert Museum, EX4 3RX

Hikmat Remembers WW1 - Our War Too, multi-cutural contributions on The Western Front.


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Interested in GLOBAL LEARNING – but feel you’d like some extra advice and training?

The government’s new GLOBAL LEARNING PROGRAMME (GLP) is just what you need – and it’s free!

To join:

1. Register on the GLP website http://globaldimension.org.uk/glp

2. Complete the Whole School Audit, which will help you create your school’s Action Plan.

3. Then your school can claim £500 for CPD (as e-credits) – and DDE can help provide the CPD!

DDE has approved CPD courses for:

  • Global Teacher’s Award
  • Global Learning for NQTs
  • Introduction to P4C (Philosophy for Children)
  • How to get the best  out of ‘Hola Peru’ and ‘Take Mali’ (MFL, geography and global citizenship with French and Mail, or Spanish and Peru)
  • ‘Food, Meals and Children’ with Uganda as a comparative case study 

      ..… and many more courses being planned.

Contact us for more information at dde@globalcentredevon.org.uk


Hola Perú and Take Mali - helping you deliver the National Curriculum 2014      Take Mali COVER Hola Peru front cover


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


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Booking for Upcoming Events

World at Lunch
Apr 30, 2015
Knitting Group
May 07, 2015
Global Book Club
May 11, 2015

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The Global Centre

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