Resource Title

FairViews: A development education photopack


FairViews photopack is a resource for educators who wish to explore with their students a global view of pressing issues that challenge the human family.

Resource Details

  • Author: Gerry Jeffers, Nuala Crowe-Taft, Michael Doorly, Winifred Jeffers, Claire Marshall, David Nyaluke, Gwen Oates, Ruth Powell, Karen Scally and Maureen Sheehy
  • Publisher: Development Options
  • Country of Publication: Ireland
  • Year: 2016
  • ISBN: 9780993456404
  • Page Count: 24, 24 printed photographs and a DVD


24 photographs are included, printed on card, as examples of images that can be used in a range of learning environments, whether with young children, teenagers or adults. The pack includes

  • 33 practical methodologies for using the photographs included
  • suggestions for other activities and projects
  • a two hour workshop introducing the pack and exploring teaching and learning using photographs

The expectation is that each educator will build on these 24 photographs to assemble his or her own personal collection of images.This pack can be adapted to be congruent with Development Education, Education for Sustainable Development, Education for Global Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Civic, Social and Political Education, Human Rights Education and Education for Transformation. For users interested in exploring educational perspectives on global issues, suggested further readings are included.

Available from:

  • FairViews Package: workshops are practical hands-on events at which participants will get a hard copy of the pack. A fee of €20 per participant is payable by participants at the workshops to cover materials and pack