Global education promotes understanding of social justice and human rights and the contribution they make to peace building and conflict resolution.
Global education promotes understanding of sustainable futures and the importance of developing skills of critical and creative thinking and ethical understanding.
Global education promotes understanding of identity and cultural diversity and its importance in developing intercultural understanding and personal and social capability.
Global education promotes understanding of our interdependence and the importance of working for a just future in which all people have access to their basic needs sustainably.
Poverty and food security
Poverty rates were halved between 1990 and 2010, but 1.2 billion people still live in extreme poverty.
Our changing world
The world has changed greatly in many ways over the last 20 years – some good and some bad.
Islands, celebrations and threats
The 2014 International Year of Small Island Developing States celebrates the unique contributions of, and threats to, tiny low-lying islands around the world.