Human Development Today: 5 Headlines and 6 Key Lessons

The latest Human Development Report, published in September, is a key fixture for educators and activists published by the UN Development Programme annually, is packed with graphics, ideas and statistics….

‘This sort of thing is not allowed’

Nelson Mandela was born a century ago on July 18th, 1918.  You are all familiar enough with his life story not to require any re-telling here.  Of all world leaders…

Our world in 90 seconds

It took just less than 90 seconds to graphically reveal the horrific underbelly of globalisation and of ‘modern’ consumerism and business.  Five years ago, in April 2013, the eight story…

Arguing Democracy – part 1

Following on from last year’s political developments in the United States and the UK, it has become popular to argue that democracy is under immediate threat or that it has…

Five Summer Reads in Development Education

Colm Regan reviews 5 books as part of his summer reading with recommendations for anyone interested in development and global learning. The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and…