SDG advocates 2018 taking part in a workshop focused on the interconnectivity of the Global Goals


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Youth of the World Training Course

November 11-24 2018 Florence

PARTICIPANTS WANTED! 2 PLACES LEFT!!!November 9th, 5pmHow can we act locally for global change?What can we offer and what can we learn?As part of the Youth of the World project, Development Perspectives is currently accepting applications to take part in the final main activity of the project. The project is a partnership between DP and organisations from 5 other European countries (Italy, Cyprus, Portugal, Greece, Bulgaria). The project explores global education in the context of young people from the partner countries.This activity will be a BLENDED MOBILITY consisting of a YOUTH EXCHANGE in Florence, Italy from November 24-30. Prior to the Youth Exchange, there will be a virtual exchange between November 11-24 in order to prepare participants for the workshops during the physical exchange in Florence.Participants must be between 18-30 years of age.More Information: paul@developmentperspectives"

Youth of the World - Blended Mobility INFOPACK.pdf

Web Management Internship

October 2018 - March 2019  Barlow House, Drogheda, Co. Louth.

This is an exciting role and opportunity for the right candidate to gain experience and advance their career. The successful candidate will work at the core of an innovative Development NGO, as part of a team on a number of key projects throughout 2018 and early 2019. The intern will work closely with the Public Engagement Officer and #SDGchallenge coordinator of DP to ensure our website and social media sites are up to date and working adequately in order to promote key aspects of our work. For further information please email deborah@developmentperspectives.ieClosing date: 7th of September, 2018 -  5pm

Web Management Intern.pdf

SDGchallenge Programme Support Intern

October 2018 - March 2019  Barlow House, Drogheda, Co. Louth.

In September 2015, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted by UN Member States. Central to the Agenda is the set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which define a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity to be undertaken by all countries until the year 2030. 
As we move into our third year of the agenda, the SDG Challenge is a global development education project set up in 2016, which aims to raise awareness of the SDGs and empower action towards their achievement ( In order to continue to grow this exciting project, we are currently seeking an individual to undertake a six month, part-time internship. For further information please email Closing date: 7th of September, 2018 - 5pm

SDGchallenge Programme Support Intern.pdf

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See the World Differently is the Development Perspectives blog. We feature blogs written by people interested in development issues be they professionals within the sector or current and past participants of our education programmes. We welcome respectful conversation and discussion about the issues raised. If you would like to submit a blog please get in touch with our Public Engagement Officer Deborah at