News

East Africa Crisis

More than 16 million people in East Africa are in urgent need of food, following a prolonged drought. Our Global Dimension website provides information and teaching resources to help you explore this issue in class.

Help make the case for Global Learning

Together with the three other Development Education Networks in the UK, Think Global has written to Lord Bates, Minister of State for International Development, asking to meet to discuss the Global Learning Programme, and setting out the vital case for global learning.

Make a DoNation Pledge

Make a pledge to help make our world more just and sustainable through our DoNation campaign page. Pick a pledge or two such as ‘Fair Enough’, ‘Lights Out’ or ‘Well Oiled’ and commit yourself to it. Help us reach our target of 300 pledges!

Solidarity to start off Fairtrade Fortnight

Think Global kicked off Fairtrade Fortnight 2017 with a great show of solidarity yesterday, bringing people together to learn about the experiences of Palestinian small farmers and Indian co-operative workers, and demonstrate their support for the social economy.

Ethical Shop Sale

Think Global has partnered up with New Internationalist’s Ethical Shop to help you shop online with a conscience. The shop is currently running a warehouse clearance sale with big reductions on many items.

Start the Change

Together with European partners, Think Global is launching a new project, Start the Change, to support young people to take action against extremism.

The palm oil in our Christmas cookies

New research published from Think Global’s partners in the SupplyCha!nge consortium highlights the clear environmental and human rights abuses that occur in the Palm Oil supply chain – a key ingredient of many of our Christmas treats.

Our “Change Makers” conference a great success!

Think Global hosted a conference on Thursday 13th October titled ‘The Change Makers’. The conference brought together a range of speakers and guests from schools, education charities, social enterprises, think tanks, community organisations and INGOs.