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Amazing Summer Opportunity

Last year Lucy Johnson went to Malawi, as the first person to be sponsored under this programme.  She says: ‘My time in Malawi was a truly life changing experience where I made many friends and memories which I will cherish … Continue reading

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Sustainable Development Goals

In September the Sustainable Development Goals were agreed by the United Nations. There are 17 of them and apply to all countries in the world.  They act as a framework for measuring development and as a challenge to the wealthier … Continue reading

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Refugee Resources

If you would like some further information about refugees, you might like to follow some of the links in this Refugee Resource

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Primary Film Competition – you can view here!

The films of the four finalists from the Primary Short Film Competition can be seen below: Overall Winner, Sulby Winner of best Title Sequence, St Johns Winner of best Call to Action, Anagh Coar Winner of best Special Effects, Ashley … Continue reading

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A week to go for the Global Village!

Linette will be back again this year with two dances.  Other performers include African and Bulgarian dancers, a Filipino harpist and displays of Aikido and Karate – and there will be the opportunity to try your hand with a didgeridoo. … Continue reading

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The countdown to the Global Village has begun!

Tynwald Day – Monday 6th July – will soon be here and plans for the Global village are being finalised.  There will be: * stalls run by Manx charities working overseas * stalls run by country groups – come and … Continue reading

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Part time job vacancy

Would you like to enable sixth formers to engage with development issues? Are you looking for part time work? Do you enjoy communicating? Do you have administrative skills? Can you work independently? If so you may be the person we … Continue reading

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Fabulous Response to DEC Nepal Earthquake Appeal

£15,800 has been banked as a result of the street collections on the Island the first weekend in May.  Thank you very much to those who stood on the streets and to so many who gave very generously.  It was … Continue reading

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DEC Appeal for Nepal

Following the vivid news reports of the earthquake in Nepal and the launch of the Disasters Emergency Committee Appeal, the One World Centre is co-ordinating street collections across the Island this weekend.  Please contact us if you can help at … Continue reading

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Live Below the Line

Day two of this year’s five day challenge: only use £1/day for all of your food and drink. Porridge was an excellent start this morning but one slice of bread with a little jam and a small clementine needs to … Continue reading

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