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IDEA AGM & Conference 2019

Start Date: 05/06/2019 End Date: 05/06/2019

Event Location: DCU All Hallows Campus, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

  • AGM: 9.30 – 11.15
  • Conference: 11.30 – 4.30
  • Post-Conference Social: 4.30 – 6.00

The IDEA AGM and Conference 2019 will take place Thursday, 06 June, in  DCU All Hallows Campus, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. This year will mark 15 years of IDEA and the theme is ‘Stories of Change: creating active global citizens.'

Our keynote speaker is Oisín Coghlan, Friends of the Earth Ireland, who will be exploring the story around Climate Change and the Climate Strikes. He will be looking at how the story of the climate strikes has evolved and is evolving, what impact they are having and the role for Development Education in this movement.*

Our adventures in Development Education panel will have speakers sharing the stories behind the innovative approaches they are taking in relation to Development Education to further the impact of their work and the sector.

Our workshops will be looking at creative ways to capture and record impact in your monitoring and evaluation, how to communicate the stories of impact your work is having to other audiences, and how to support and create impact through campaigning and activism.

This year’s conference will also mark the launch of the Irish Global Solidarity In 100 Objects Project with Further information on the project and how to be part of it is available here.

*Bastian Berbner, Journalist with Die Zeit Newspaper, who was originally billed as our keynote will be unable to join us on the day unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances.


  • Members: €30.00
  • Members: €40.00 (Where there are two attending from an organisation)
  • Non-Members: €60.00
  • Students / Unwaged: €10.00​

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