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Facing the Future. . .Global Sustainability Curriculum & Teacher PD

About Facing the Future Facing the Future is an international leader whose mission is to create tools for educators that equip and motivate students to develop critical thinking skills, build global awareness, and engage in positive solutions for a sustainable future. We are a program of Western Washington University. In a world where the lives […]

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Netplants Ireland June 2016 Training Trip to Romania

Netplants Ireland June 2016 Training Trip to Romania Interview with Trainee – Micheal O’Sullivan & Trainer – Dominick Kiely From the St John of God’s Training Center Tralee Co Kerry Ireland

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NEWS RELEASE – VILNIUS conference attended by 2 KOWC representatives

KOWC is the Irish partner in a 2 year multi-partner EU funded Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership entitled COLLECT RECYCLE MANUFACTURE (CRM) which addresses paper use/recycling. The project lead organisation is an adult education provider in Vilnius, Lithuania- Zidinio Gymnasium, www.zidinio.vilnius.lm.lt and there are also partners from Greece, Italy and Portugal. See http://kerryoneworldcentre.ie/?page_id=757. Partners have shared information […]

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Press Release from KOWC NETPLANTS Project:

Press Release from KOWC NETPLANTS Project: NETPLANTS project training week in Bucovina, Romania, June 6-10 will be attended by Dominic Kiely and Michael O’Sullivan of St John of God’s, Kerry and Jack McAuliffe and Mary McGillicuddy of KOWC. It will involve 20 other participants from the project countries, Spain, UK, France and Romania and sharing […]

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KOWC participates in Moroccan Anna Lindh Foundation project

KOWC is facilitating the involvement of a group of young people, students attending the Institute of Technology Tralee, in an intercultural project  entitled ‘Box of Culture’. The group participated in a workshop on June 1 in the KOWC centre to explore how they could compose an Irish culture kit which will be exchanged  in the […]

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Fairtrade at Kerry County Fair

Kerry One World Centre promotes fairtrade at Kerry County Fair. Kerry One World Centre, based at 7 Maine Street, Tralee, will promote fairtrade at the County Fair on May 8. Information on the charity’s activities will be provided as well as a chance for the public to enter their competition and win a fair trade […]

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Conflict Transformation’ – Syria, Turkey, Morocco

A KADE representative attended: 8.00pm Friday 15th April 2016- ‘Conflict Transformation’ – Syria, Turkey, Morocco: Presentation and discussion with speakers including award winning Hungarian journalist Dr. Hesna Al Ghaoui, correspondent, anchor, foreign editor and reporter (and Advisory Council member of the ALF); Dr. Cengiz Günay from Turkey, who is coordinator for the Austrian network of […]

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News Release

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed today between Kerry Education and Training Board and KADE, which operates Kerry One World Centre. The agreement commits the organisations to a programme of cooperation over the next 5 years. photo: CEO Colm McEvoy, Board Chairperson Jim Finucane, KADE Chairperson Blaithin Clinton

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(KOWC) Kerry One World Centre (2016) Projects Video

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Labour Behind the Label

Labour Behind the Label is a campaign that works to improve conditions and empower workers in the global garment industry. The garment industry turns over almost $3 Trillion a year. Yet garment workers, 80% of them women, work for poverty pay, earning as little as $21 a month. Human rights abuses are systemic throughout the industry. […]

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