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Environmental learning with Movingsounds

We were absolutely delighted to welcome performing arts group Movingsounds back to Manx schools this week. Bringing their exciting and energetic mix of music, movement and environmental education, Keith and Ed put on assemblies for 10 primary schools and also … Continue reading

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Teachers on the Isle of Man benefit from global learning training

We were delighted to welcome Debbie Watson from Cumbria Development Centre to the Isle of Man recently to provide two one-day training courses for local teachers. Both local primary and secondary teachers had the opportunity to consider what global learning … Continue reading

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Gearing up for Global Village 2022

Well the TT is over so it must be time to start looking forward to the Global Village. This year’s event will be held, as always, on Tynwald Day at the Arboretum just below the St John’s Fairfield on 5th … Continue reading

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Primary students enjoy return of Fairtrade Conference

Our annual Primary School’s Fairtrade Conference returned as a live event last month. Once again, we were kindly given permission to use the Tynwald debating chamber and government meeting rooms for a full day of activities, workshops and presentations. Our … Continue reading

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“A peaceful world” – SDG Art Competition 2022 is launched

Imagine a world where there is no war or violence, where people are free from fear no matter where they live, what they look like or what they believe. Imagine a world where we all help each other and look … Continue reading

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Free Global Teacher Award training for Isle of Man teachers

As part of our activities funded by the Isle of Man Government, we are delighted to offer the Global Teachers Award (GTA) training to Isle of Man teachers free of charge this summer term. The GTA is a one-day course … Continue reading

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Ballakermeen win £5,000 for Play Action International in One World Charity Challenge

Play Action International, a charity that creates opportunities for disadvantaged children around the world to learn, develop and heal through play, has received a £5,000 donation after a team representing them from Ballakermeen High School were judged to be the … Continue reading

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DEC Ukraine Street Appeal raises over £18,500

We’re pleased to confirm that, as a result of our street collection in the Isle of Man, we have now been able to send more than £18,500 to the DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal to help DEC charities and their partners … Continue reading

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DEC Ukraine Appeal – please help

The Disasters Emergency Committee has called an appeal to help those affected by the terrible conflict in Ukraine, including both people still in Ukraine and those who have fled to neighbouring countries. DEC charities and their local partners are already … Continue reading

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Douglas Fairtrade Trail launched for Fairtrade Fortnight

Download the Fairtrade Trail leaflet here To mark Fairtrade Fortnight and the approach to our 15th year as a Fairtrade Island, the Isle of Man Fairtrade Group and One World Centre have devised a fun walking trail to follow through … Continue reading

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