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Join us for a fun fundraising quiz night!

How good is your Isle of Man and worldwide knowledge? Come and find out at the One World Centre charity quiz night on Wednesday 1st March. The quiz takes place at Bar George in Douglas, 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Tickets … Continue reading

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Finding out about Fairtrade

Over 60 young students joined us at Legislative Buildings last week for the fifth Fairtrade Primary Conference. Sixteen of the Island’s primary schools took part in the event which saw students take a day out of the classroom to learn about … Continue reading

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Read all about us!

You can find out more about what we’ve been up to in our latest annual report here: OWC Annual Report 2015-16

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From the Isle of Man to Malawi!

18-year-old student Emily Stephens is all set to spend her summer making a difference to orphaned children in Malawi after being selected as the recipient of an ethical volunteering sponsorship organised by the One World Centre and funded by Karsons … Continue reading

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Ramsey Grammar triumph at Charity Challenge

A team of Year 12 students from Ramsey Grammar School were triumphant at this year’s One World Charity Challenge finals held at the Manx Museum last Wednesday evening. It was a victorious return for the school after several years’ absence … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Primary Conference underway!

Our fourth Primary School Fairtrade conference is underway at Legislative Buildings, Douglas, today. We have groups of Year 5 and 6 students from 17 primary schools around the Island joining us to learn all about Fairtrade and how getting a … Continue reading

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Helen takes the helm at Charity Challenge!

One World Charity Challenge, the competition for Year 12 students to research and assess a charity working overseas, steps up a gear this month as the youngsters return to school and start working in earnest on their presentations. Although the competition … Continue reading

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Thanks to the Manx this World Toilet Day!

Excellent news – over 130 toilets have been twinned in the Isle of Man since our Toilet Twinning campaign was launched last year! The campaign, which was also supported by the World Development Committee of Churches Alive in Mann, gives individuals, … Continue reading

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Help us keep the Isle of Man a Fairtrade Island

For several years the Isle of Man has enjoyed having Fairtrade Island status, a position which has been supported locally by the general public and which has also enhanced the Island’s reputation in the international arena. It is now time to … Continue reading

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So what does the One World Centre do?

Have a read of our annual report which was presented at our recent AGM.  You might be surprised by the depth and  breadth of some of our initiatives! Annual Report 2014-2015

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