Educating for a Just and Sustainable World 

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  • Introduction to Global Learning

    An animation providing an introduction to Global Learning, created in cooperation with our partners in the CADA network. #SwitchOn2GlobalIssues

  • Providing Education Services in Palestine

    Since 2011, the Centre for Global Education has been providing education opportunities to children subjected to extreme poverty and conflict in the Gaza Strip, Palestine. 

  • Global Learning Programme

    Find out more about our schools’ programme which provides teacher training, high quality classroom resources, and ongoing guidance and support. 

  • Resource Base

    The Centre for Global Education houses a comprehensive collection of teaching and research resources on global issues for all sectors of education. 

About The Centre for Global Education

The Centre is a non-governmental development organisation based in Belfast which aims to raise awareness of global issues and encourage action toward social change. We organise events, deliver training, produce publications and provide a wide range of resources to target groups in the formal and non-formal education sectors. You can download many of our publications from this site and find out about the range of resources available from our library located on our premises at 9 University Street, Belfast. Please navigate around the site and send us your feedback and suggestions.


What We Do

Policy and Practice

Policy & Practice: A Development Education Review is a bi-annual, peer reviewed, open access journal published by the Centre for Global Education and funded by Irish Aid and Concern Worldwide.

Global Learning Programme

The Global Learning Programme (GLP) is a new formal education project designed to enhance the global learning taking place in schools throughout Northern Ireland. Primary, post-primary and special schools can all get involved.

Our Work in Palestine

The Centre has been working in the Gaza Strip since 2011 in partnership with a Palestinian Non-Governmental Organisation called the Canaan Institute which specialises in training, capacity-building and education at a community level.