Privacy Policy

At, we are committed to respecting and protecting your privacy.

The goal of this data privacy notice is to help you understand how deals with any personal data you provide when you visit its website or interact with us online and how we keep it safe and secure. is managed by 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World as the lead agency of the consortium of non-governmental organisations involved, which includes Concern Worldwide, Aidlink, Trócaire, Self Help Africa, the Irish Development Education Association (IDEA), the National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) and 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World.

As such, 80:20’s data privacy policy covers the day-to-day operations and management of data handling, storage and security.  Whether you’re a reader, a teacher, or supporter, we want to ensure you receive the right communications for you.

Please read 80:20’s data privacy policy carefully. By providing us with your personal information, you consent to the use of it in accordance with the conditions of this notice. In keeping with data protection legislation, we will not hold your personal information for longer than is necessary.

We may update this notice from time to time. If we make any significant changes, we will either get in touch to let you know (if we have your permission to contact you) or highlight the changes on the 80:20 website and on this page.

If you have any questions about this privacy notice, please email us via the queries form or at

By providing us with your personal information, you consent to the use of it in accordance with the conditions of 80:20’s privacy notice, which explains:

  • What information we collect and why we collect it.
  • How we use that information.
  • The choices we offer, including how to access and update information
  • How we use cookies.

Note: 80:20’s Data Privacy Policy was last updated on May 24, 2018.

About the is an online resource focused on the unequal and unjust nature of the world today. It offers resources to stimulate debate and discussion about the issues and challenges we face and which encourage us to make decisions about the type of world we need and want to create.

It is a place for primary and post primary teachers, youth workers, students, adult and community workers and those with an interest in development, sustainability and human rights. For more information, read the about us section.