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Engage your pupils during Refugee Week! 08 June 2018

Monday 18 June is World Refugee Day, the start of Refugee Week 2018. The Global Learning Programme Wales offers resources and CPD to help your school celebrate the contribution that refugees make to our country, and encourage pupils to explore the complex issues around migration and interdependence.


World Oceans and Environment Day! 31 May 2018

This cross-curricular Key Stage 2-4 resource marks World Environment Day (5th June) and World Oceans Day (8th June). Written for the Global Learning Programme Wales, it includes seven activities investigating the sustainability of the oceans, particularly focusing on plastic pollution.


Africa Day 2018 21 May 2018

25th May is Africa Day – why not join in this celebration of African unity by investigating these resources selected by GLP-W? 


Safe Havens in Newport, 20 June 2018 02 May 2018

Safe Havens is coming to Newport on 20th June 2018! Click here to download more information and the agenda for the day. 

Registration closes on 25th May!


Safe Havens Training in Bangor, June 6 2018 30 April 2018

Safe Havens is coming to Bangor on 6th June 2018 - a free event designed to help tackle racism and islamophobia in schools and improve understanding of current migration issues. Click here to download more information and the agenda for the day. 

Registration closes on 25th May!


World Malaria Day 2018 17 April 2018

This year’s theme for World Malaria Day (25 April 2018) is ‘Ready to beat malaria’. This mission is set by the World Health Organisation (WHO), calling on countries to improve access to life-saving prevention tools urgently. Click here to take a look at this resource.


Send My Friend to School 10 April 2018

Did you know that 84% of primary children go to school worldwide - 74% in the least developed countries? According to Unicef, the figures for secondary children are 60% and 36%. Oxfam has produced new resources for GLP-Wales linked to the 2018 Send My Friend to School campaign ‘Make Schools Safe’.

Oxfam Education and Send My Friend to School have developed these materials for the Global Learning Programme (GLP-W). 


International Day of Happiness 20 March 2018

Did you know that the tiny Himalayan state of Bhutan has greater happiness as a national goal instead of wealth?  

Founded by the United Nations in 2012, the International Day of Happiness is celebrated throughout the world on 20 March. Why not take a look at these ideas from the Global Learning Programme (GLP) and celebrate happiness in your school in 2018?


Women's History Month 01 March 2018