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Subject-Specific Resources


A selection of resources appropriate for integrating Development Education into various subject areas in the post-primary curriculum is available here. For a more extensive collection of materials exploring a variety of development issues and topics, see DevelopmentEducation.ie.

Campaign Accelerator Resources

Mobilisation Lab (web)

Human Population Through Time

American Museum of Natural History (video)

SDG Goal 1: Poverty

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 2: Zero Hunger

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 3: Good Health and Well Being

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 5: Gender Equality

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 13: Climate Action

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 14: LIFE BELOW WATER

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 15: LIFE ON LAND

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

SDG Goal 16: PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS

World’s Largest Lesson on the SDGs (web)

Doing Dev Ed - Business Studies

World Wise Global Schools (pdf)

Doing Dev Ed - Science

World Wise Global Schools (pdf)

Doing Dev Ed - English

World Wise Global Schools (pdf)

Doing Dev Ed - Modern Foreign Languages

World Wise Global Schools (pdf)

World Economic Forum Website

World Economic Forum

The danger of Micro Beads for the environment

The Story of Stuff Project (video)

World Music

DevelopmentEducation.ie (web)

National Geographic Facebook (@natgeo)

National Geographic (Facebook)

I Freaking Love Science (@IFeakingLoveScience )

I Freaking Love Science (Facebook)

Lives in Limbo

The Irish Times (article)

Plastic Pollution

ConserveEnergyFuture.com (web)

Plastic Pollution: Community

PlasticPollutionCoalition.org (web)

Explaining Deforestation

National Geographic (video)

Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (web)

Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (web)

Poverty

A live calculator of the total amount of people in Poverty (web)

Homelessness in Ireland

The Peter McVerry Trust (web)

Global Warming: Ireland

Environmental protection Agency Ireland (web)

Wealth Inequality

InEquality.org (web)

Ocean Bio-diversity

World Ocean Review (article)

Oceans: Running out of fish?

British Broadcasting Company (BBC) (article)

Transport Challenges in Ireland

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (web)

Homelessness and Justice in Ireland

Social Justice Ireland (web)

Innovative Climate Change solutions

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

G 20 Declaration

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

A Roadmap towards Electric Mobility for All

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

Alleviating Poverty through creative industries

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

Strengthening capacity to adapt to climate change in Turkey

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

Alleviating Violence against women

Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Hub (web)

Dollar Street

Source - Gapminder (Website)

See how the rest of the world lives

Source - Anna Rosling (Ted Talk)

Ireland’s SDGs:

Source - OSI/Geohive/DCCAE

Digging Deeper

Comhlamh URL & PDF

Forest Stewardship Council

fsc.nl via YouTube

Why Conserve Trees and Forests?

Antigua Observer Article.

Passive House Infographic

New York Times

Importance of Solar Energy.

Alternative Energy Geeks & Pinterest

Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater Harvesting Systems Ireland. Video by Graf. Image by Watertech.

Barefoot College- Women Solar Engineers

You Tube/ Barefoot College

Child Labour

UNICEF PDF

Global Debt Clock

Interactive Map/Graph

Trocaire Annual reports 2014/2015

Trocaire Annual Reports/Accounts PDF

Behind the brand of Nike

You Tube clip

Maths and Development Education

PDE Students, University of Limerick (PowerPoint)

What Price Justice?

YouTube & PDF (RE)

Mirlanda, une jeune fille Haïtienne

Médecins Sans Frontières (French)

The Power of Numbers

Former PDE Students, TCD (PowerPoint)

Using Maths to Promote Development Education

PDE Students, University of Limerick (PowerPoint)

Droits de l'Homme

edeos Digital Education
YouTube (French)

Can Science Eliminate Famine?

News Article (Science)

Fashions Mais Pas Cons!

Collectif Éthique Sur L'Étiquette
(French)

GAPMINDER

Website

Tracking the MDGs

Guardian Global Development (Interactive)

Global Development Game

Guardian News & Media
(Geography)

Make a Plastic Football

Lessons from Africa
(PE)

Derechos Humanos

edeos Digital Education
YouTube (Spanish)

Mapping Hunger

Oxfam
(Geography/
Cross-curricular)

Young Scientists Tanzania

YouTube (Science)

Consumption in a World of 32:1

Animation
DevelopmentEducation.ie

Action on (Over) Consumption

Animation
DevelopmentEducation.ie

Badly Drawn Roy

YouTube

Ireland's Climate Strategy

Frank Convery - Blog post

WissensWerte Animationsclips

E-Politik (German)

Menschenrechte

edeos Digital Education
YouTube (German)

Robando Africa

YouTube (Spanish)

Solar Mamas

YouTube (Science)

Disability and Development

Development Media Workshop

El Comercio Internacional

Amycos
(Spanish)

Global Teacher

Irish Aid - Resource Pack
(TY)

Sudan Vegetable Problem

Problem-Solving Activity (Science)

The Business of Food

Trócaire - Resource Pack
(Business)

Severn Cullis Suzuki

YouTube
(Environmental Activism)

La Soberanía Alimentaria

Amycos
(Spanish)

Pamoja Project

Trócaire - Resource Pack
(TY)

Down to Earth Guide to
the Debt Crisis

Debt and Development Coalition Ireland - Resource Pack
(Debt)

Not My Problem

YouTube
Children in Crossfire

Trade Matters

UK Government's Dept of International Development
(Trade)

Rigged Rules of Global Trade

Oxfam International
(Trade, Debt)

Climate Change

Trócaire - Resource Pack
(CSPE)

CCAD Student Teacher Art Work

Crawford College of Art & Design
(Art & Design)

Our World, Our Future

Irish Aid - Resource Pack
(Senior Primary)

Down to Earth Guide to
Tax Justice

Debt and Development Coalition Ireland - Resource Pack
(Tax Justice)

Regarding Humanity

(Website)

Not Our Debt

Debt Justice Action
(Debt)

Spotlight on Stereotyping

Equality Authority - Resource Pack
(CSPE)

Uisce

Trócaire

Proudly Made in Africa

Value Added in Africa - Resource Pack
(TY - Business Studies)

Town of Runners

Video Clip
(PE)

Aid Works

Concern Worldwide
(Aid)

Getting into Debt

Jubilee Debt Campaign
(Debt)

Behind the Brands

Oxfam
(Food Justice)

Voice Our Concern

Amnesty International Ireland - Resource Pack
(TY)

Chipotle Advert

YouTube

Fairtrade Schools Pack

Fairtrade Ireland
(CSPE)

How the World Works

Debt and Development Coalition Ireland - Resource Pack
(TY)

The Afro Comb and the Politics of Hair

BBC News Africa
YouTube
(Art, Craft, Design)

PARTICIPATE: Global Citizenship Through Art and Design

October Gallery & RISC
(Art & Design)

Combating Desertification

Concern
Resource Pack
(Geography)

Linking & Learning

Irish Aid WorldWise - Resource Pack
(TY)

World Music

DevelopmentEducation.ie Module
(Music)

Give Credit to the Poor

Concern
Resource Pack
(TY)

Climate Change

Concern
Resource Pack
(Geography/CSPE)

Stealing Africa

YouTube

EFRIKA.TV - Music

Website (Music)

Geohive

Website

Global Music Lessons

Oxfam (Music)

Development Issues

DevelopmentEducation.ie - Online Course
(TY)

Accounting for Justice

Debt and Development Coalition Ireland
(Business)