Send My Friend to School in 2014

Teachers can now order their free 2014 teaching pack from Send My Friend to School. Send My Friend to School is an NGO that encourages children across the UK to speak up for the right to education. It aims to remind world leaders of their promise, under the UN Millennium Development Goals, that all children […]...

UN Celebrates International Migrants Day

On 18 December, The United Nations will celebrate International Migrants Day – a chance to champion the positive contributions to development that are made by the free movement of people on the international stage. It’s also a chance to underline the basic human rights and freedoms of migrants. This comes at a time where immigration […]...

European Commission for Development Education and Awareness Raising Funding

Applicants have until 30 January 2014 to submit projects to be considered for the European Commission’s Development Education and Awareness Raising funding. The criteria for this funding have changed radically. Projects that are to be included must now conform to five criteria. Proposals will be considered from small-medium projects to big projects. Projects can apply […]...

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

The 25th of November is the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The date marks the anniversary of the 1960 assassination of the three Mirabal sisters, political activists in the Dominican Republic, on orders of Dominican ruler Rafael Trujillo (1930-1961). The day has, since 1999, been used to encourage governments, international […]...