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DEAR Concept Note Support Webinar

Start Date: 11/05/2016 End Date: 11/05/2016

Event Location: Online

To support organisations working on a concept note (either as lead partner or co-partner) for the upcoming European Commission DEAR (Development Education and Awareness Raising) Call, IDEA is holding a Support Webinar on Thursday 12 May from 12:00 – 12:50 (GMT). The speaker for the webinar is Alessio Surian. Alessio is based in Padova where he teaches and researches Transformative Learning at the University. He consults the European Commission on Citizenship Education, and on DEAR. He is co-author of the 2010 DEAR study and participates in meetings of the Multi-Stakeholder Group. In the webinar, Alessio will go over the Concept Note form and make suggestions as to how to approach each section. For further information and to receive the log-in link for the webinar, please contact 

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Start Date: 03/05/2016 End Date: 03/05/2016

Event Location: IDEA Office
6 Gardiner Row
Dublin 1

IDEA is running a series of Development Education Conversations throughout 2016. These are informal evening sessions, providing the opportunity for anyone interested in Development Education to explore various aspects of Development Education theory and practice. Each conversation is led by a guest convenor, who will choose a theme and select an article for participants to read prior to the session. 

The second session in our Development Education conversation series will be convened by Colm Regan on Development Education: where we've been and where we need to be. Colm, who is the co-founder of 80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World and of, has been a key thinker and activist for Development Education in Ireland for nearly 40 years. This event will take place on Wednesday, 4 May, 5:30 – 7:30 pm in the IDEA Office.   

For more details or to register email: