Educating for a Just and Sustainable World 

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Stephen McCloskey

Director of the Centre since 1995, Stephen has managed a series of projects in the formal and non-formal education sectors. He has written education and promotional publications and represents the Centre in development networks in the island of Ireland and England, Scotland and Wales. He is also the Chair of Cuba Support Group Belfast.

Main duties:
- To promote development education in the formal and non-formal education sectors in keeping with the organisational objectives of the Centre
- To carry out advocacy / lobbying work on behalf of the Centre to ensure the enhanced practice and resourcing of development education
- Staff management including a leadership role on Centre projects
- To fundraise on behalf of the Centre to ensure the organisation's long-term development and enhance its capacity to provide development education services
- To produce and disseminate publications that promote the Centre's activities
- To regularly revise and update the Centre's mission statement, aims and objectives through the production and implementation of an organisational development plan in three to five year cycles
- To represent the Centre in appropriate development and education networks. 

Sean Munce

Main duties:
- To maintain financial accounts and records for the Centre and maintain separate accounts for projects 
- To manage e-mail and internet correspondence, maintain and update filing systems and handle telephone enquiries. 
- To prepare financial reports and budgets for the Centre and its projects.

Emma Soye
Assistant Editor

Emma is Assistant Editor on ‘Policy and Practice: A Development Education Review’. She previously worked for the International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care and has conducted research on migration, education and wellbeing for a number of non-governmental organisations and research institutes. Emma has a PhD in Social Work and Social Care and an MA in Development Studies.

Nora Treichel
Information Officer

In Belfast on a voluntary service with the German organisation "Eirene". She maintains the Centre's library, compiles and disseminates the monthly E-Bulletin, updates the Centre's website with new resources, events and news and liases with members through mailings and social.