The International Development Education Association of Scotland (IDEAS) is a network of organisations and individuals involved in Development Education and Education for Global Citizenship across Scotland.

For all global citizenship development

  • Sally Romilly recognised for huge Fair Trade contribution

    IDEAS would like to congratulate Sally Romilly of One World Centre in Dundee on her fantastic achievement of winning the Special Recognition Award at the Scottish Fair Trade Awards last month.

  • IDEAS welcomes new DFID Secretary of State

    IDEAS welcomes Penny Mordaunt, the new UK secretary of state for international development, and looks forward to working together to ensure that children and young people are given the education and power to become engaged global citizens.

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  • Scotland’s future in the world: Creating global citizens

    The focus of the next Cross Party Group on International Development will be on global citizenship education. What is global citizenship education? How does it relate to international development and the Sustainable Development Goals? Hear what’s happening in a school in your constituency and how you can practically engage.

  • Scotland Malawi Schools Forum

    Save the date: Scotland Malawi Partnership's 2018 Schools Forum will take place next month. The network's Youth Congress will also be back for next year to celebrate the Year of Young People.

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  • Global Learning Programme Scotland Global Learning Programme Scotland

    Global Learning Programme Scotland offers practical fully- funded support to clusters, schools and teachers to develop global citizenship across the curriculum and through whole school activities. The Programme is aimed at all sectors - primary, secondary (including transition) and additional support needs.

  • Learning for a better future: a Global Citizenship approach Learning for a better future: a Global Citizenship approach

    Looking for something new and inspiring for the new school year? Passionate about building a fairer, more sustainable future through education? Register for this new GTCS accredited course in Learning for Sustainability (Global Citizenship) and join teachers from across Scotland, on what we hope will be an inspiring learning journey.