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  • Grampian Fair Trade Regional Session – Cults Parish Church, Saturday 1 September, 2-4pm - The Scottish Fair Trade Forum is hosting an informative session available to anyone interested in Fair Trade. The session is a fantastic opportunity for networking between Fair Trade groups in the Aberdeen area and to discuss recent developments in the Fair Trade movement. Fairtrade refreshments will be served. Booking via Eventbrite Programme: 1. General Introduction to Fair […]
  • FREE Twilight CPD sessions at MDEC: Global Goals Two Years On (2 May); Storytelling (16 May); Gypsy Roma & Traveller Month (30 May); Literacy & Global Learning (20 June); Planning for 2018-19 session (4 July) – book now! - Booking for this term’s sessions is now open on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/MDECtwilight                                       
  • Online course for teachers: Introduction to Global Citizenship – sign up now! - Are you keen to increase skills and confidence in delivering education for global citizenship / Learning for Sustainability, but struggling to attend twilight sessions? Our colleagues at Highland One World have a fantastic online course made for you!
  • FREE Twilight CPD sessions at MDEC: Water & Sanitation (14 March), Refugee Issues (28 March), Global Goals: Two Years On (2 May) – book now! - CPD Sessions 2017 – 2018 Term 3 There are two more free twilight CPD sessions running this term: All sessions are free of charge and will run on Wednesdays from 4.30–6pm at Montgomery DEC, at our new address, 45 Victoria Street AB10 1UX. 14 March – Water and Sanitation (22 March is World Water Day) 28 March – Teaching About […]
  • OWW events in Aberdeen, 14 October – 5 November 2017 -   Although there is a particular theme, any event that broadly fits in with the ethos of OWW is welcomed – global justice, peace, celebrating diversity of culture and faith etc. See the website (http://www.oneworldweek.org/), Contact Nigel Dower (co-ordinator): email: n.dower@abdn.ac.uk. (In Aberdeen we include anything within the three week period 14 October to 5 […]
  • Vacancy for Global Learning Officer at Highland One World in Inverness - Our friends and colleagues at Highland One World, the Global Learning Centre in Inverness, have a vacancy: Are you passionate about social justice and sustainability, locally and globally? We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person, with a background in education and experience of working with young people, to join our energetic team in […]
  • Applications now open for Wood Foundation’s Global Learning Partnerships Programme 2018 - Developed in line with the GTCS Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning, Global Learning Partnerships (GLP) is a platform for developing leaders of global education and Learning for Sustainability (LfS). It is delivered by The Wood Foundation in partnership with Inspire Educate and Empower Rwanda (IEE) and Redearth Education Uganda. Over the course of the 18 months, […]
  • Fair trade stall in Seaton Park on Fridays - Our volunteers are selling a range of fair trade products, snacks, fresh fair trade coffee and tea in Seaton Park every Friday from 10 am to 2 pm. We will be hosted by the Friends of Seaton Park until the end of September. Come find us and The Allotment Market Stall next to the Fountain!
  • Summer holidays at Montgomery DEC - Thank you for working with us during the 2016-17 school session. Now that the summer holidays are here, we hope you are enjoying your break! Montgomery DEC won’t be closed for the school holidays, but we will be taking our own leave, so opening days and times will vary. If you’d like to pop in to the […]
  • Exciting job opportunity at Montgomery DEC! - Aberdeen for a Fairer World (AFW) is recruiting a part-time Global Learning Adviser, to join our team at Montgomery Development Education Centre (MDEC) in Aberdeen. Part-time – 21 hours per week                                                                                                                                                                 £16.00 per hour Fixed term, initially early August 2017 – 30 April 2018 (continuation dependent on funding) Main duties will include: Supporting teachers and […]