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  • The Global Fairness project came to an end on 30 January 2016
  • Final workshop on the sustainability of the project’s results and products
  • Final external evaluation report on Global Fairness

Production of Global Fairness joint policy paper Conclusions and recommendations on school development – Lessons learnt for strengthening Global Education in formal education

The brochure Inclusive global learning?! Theoretical considerations relevant for practice, which was created in the scope of the EU project Global Fairness, is available from now on

  • In the course of the European Year of Development 2015 the first DEAR Fair took place on 22/23 October in Brussels, where the project was presented – Programme
  • The International Youth Conference on Climate Justice, with representatives from all partner countries took successfully place in Leeds, UK

The BGZ-accompanying brochure about the interactive exhibition “Deutschland*Ein*Wanderungsland“ is available for school lessons!

Great project success – the Global Classroom as a best practice example is part of the new orientation framework for the study area Global Development

Global Learning in schools: in the first half of 2015, 14 Leeds schools wrote their own Global Learning Charters

  • On two project days, 24 students of the Berlin primary school Grüner Campus Malchow get to know the BGZ travelling exhibtion “Deutschland*Ein*Wanderungsland“
  • 45 teachers and multiplicators exchange experiences on Global Education in a city-wide EPIZ teacher conference in Berlin (16/06/2015)
  • The secondary school Gymnázium Uherský Brod is another school in the Czech Republic that received the title Fair Trade School (19/06/2015)
  • More than 80 Czech students in Olomouc and Ústí nad Labem experience the topic Fair Trade in two workshops
  • Since 07/05/2015 the basic school Sychrov Vsetín (Czech Republic) can call itself Fair Trade School !
  • Invitation for the EPIZ symposium „Unterwegs in eine Erzieher_innenausbildung der Zukunft“ on 9 July 2015
  • In the beginning of 2015 in Berlin, Prague, Linz and Leeds (UK) topics of Global learning were brought closer to more than 1,000 students in 38 workshops
  • Creation of Global Learning Charters: in Leeds and surrounding (UK) 9 further schools spell out their engagement for Global Learning
  • 4 teacher trainings concerning the Climate Breakfast in 4 Berlin schools
  • A big Global Fairness celebration brings together 22 schools of the region Leeds (UK) (27/02/2015)
  • Big EPIZ teacher conference on Global Learning in Berlin schools brings together more than 80 participants (25/02/2015)
  • Successful teacher training in Berlin with the topic: interdisciplinary teaching Global Learning (17+18/02/2015)
  • The second part of the teacher training concerning climate change and human rights successfully took place in Berlin (13/02/2015)
  • Multiple events for students about the Climate Breakfasts in 3 Berlin schools

BGZ school workshop about the culture of Senegal in the Carl-von-Linné-school (29/01/2015)

  • Successful teacher training about the Climate Breakfast at the Marie-Curie school in Berlin (15/12/2014)
  • School workshop in Prague with the topics global injustice and use of resources (12/12/2014)
  • School workshop in Linz: “Homemade sustainable cinema – nutrition & encounter” (11/12/2014)
  • Increased committment for global topics: 150 students participate in 7 workshops in Leeds
  • Further qualification in Global Learning: first part of a teacher training concerning climate change and human rights in Berlin
  • Successful trial of the travelling exhibtion “Deutschland*Ein*Wanderungsland“
  • First use of the Peer Educators Toolkits on waste, garment workers and Fairtrade in a school in Leeds (announcement)
  • Film What is Global Learning from Leeds with Bankside Primary (Global Learning Charter and Education toolkit)
  • Palestinian theater group with a global perspective in Berlin: “The Gaza Monologues” (07/10/2014 – 10/10/2014)
  • Common Workshop of the Global Fairness project partners EAP and KATE on practicing the “Klimafrühstück” in Prague
  • Winning film of the “Global Fairness” film competition “Smart up your Life” in Austria
  • 3rd transnational meeting Linz
    Contents: current status of project actions, evaluation, workshop on creative approaches on GE – Smart up your Life (Media workshops and film competition) The Global South: Encounter with our partners from the Global South / exchange on our activities like school partnership, encounter with guests, climate breakfast, peer groups, fine-tuning activity planning
  • Successful Fair Trade certification of the primary school ZŠ Dukelská Mladá Boleslav (Czech Republic) (09/09/2014)
  • Final report : train the trainer for Global Learning 2014
  • Global Fairness summer camp in Balatonfenyves (Hungary) with 50 students and teachers of partner schools (11/08/2014 – 17/08/2014), Poster in Hungarian

Award ceremony and completition of the Global Fairness Filmproject in Austria: „Smart up your life“

  • Successful Fair Trade certification of two Czech schools: ZŠ Zámecká in Litomyšl and ZŠ Pod Skalkou in Rožnovv (25/06/2014)
  • Everything what is right? EPIZ Conference on Global Learning on 06/03/2014 flyer and registration (in German)

Palestinian theater group with a global perspective in Berlin: “The Gaza Monologues” (07/10/2014 – 10/10/2014) Information and registration (in German)

Award ceremony of the film prize in the Global Fairness category „MediaFish Perspective Award“ at the Golden Owl Film Award 2014 in Leeds (02/04/2014)

  • Opening ceremony of a Fair Trade shop in the University of Southern Bohemia in České Budějovice (Czech Republic) (26/03/2014)
  • Successful Fair Trade certification of the Faculty of Tropical Agriculture of the Czech Agricultural University in Prague (24/03/2014)
  • 2nd transnational meeting Berlin
    Contents: current status of project actions, exchange findings, discuss conclusions, evaluation, recapitulation 1st interim report, financial aspects, fine-tuning activity planning
  • WHL organized the Wanderkino (mobile cinema) for schools in Linz (10+11/02/2014). 489 pupils and teachers watched the movies “Die Zukunft leben” and “Climate Crimes”. In Freistadt (03/03/2014) 40 pupils and teachers watched the movie “recipes for disaster”.
  • Film workshop for pupils in Steyr/Austria (05/03/2014)

Film workshop : pupils created short movies in Linz /Austria (12/02/2014) and Freistadt /Austria (13/02/2014)

  • Global Fairness Interim report submitted to European Commission
  • Newspaper article on South-North-partnership (published 18/01/2014 in “Tagesspiegel”)
  • Themed workshops “Biofair Breakfast”, “Footprint”, “Global Economy”, “Deforestation and Reforestation”, and “Hunger” in Vöcklabruck/Austria (06/12/2013)
  • Film workshop for students on the topics of nutrition and climate change in Bad Ischl/Austria (05/12/2013)
  • Project days on fair trade and the global trade chain at the University of Prague and at Základní škola Zámecká in Litomyšl/Czech Republic (04/12/2013)
  • Start of the mobile cinema on the topics of nutrition and climate change in Austria (02+03/12/2013)
  • Media workshops for teachers – “Global learning and new media” – in Gmunden, Linz and Freistadt (05+23/11/2013)
  • Peer training in Berlin: Training on the methods and content of the climate breakfast module (22/11/2013)
  • Workshop for teachers on presenting the results of the specialist working groups (22/11/2013)
  • Global learning workshop for students in Berlin: A journey to Bali (07+13/11/2013)
  • Fair Trade as an alternative workshop at the University of Southern Bohemia, České Budějovice (12/11/2013)
  • Perfomance by the Trono Theatre Group from Bolivia in Berlin: Hasta la ultima gota – Until the last drop (23/10/2013)
  • Global Fairness School Festival in Leeds with workshops on fair trade (18/10/2013)
  • Global learning: ‘To overcome hunger’ at the Jana Palacha Secondary School in Prague (16/10/2013)
  • Workshop for teachers on the Smart Film Contest in Gmunden / Austria (10/10/2013)
  • Online platform set up for the exchange of resources on global learning for teachers in Hungary (01/10/2013)
  • Actions on fair trade and global learning at the High School for Health and Social Care in Prague (27/09/2013)
  • Global learning actions “Fair Treasure Chest” and Fair Trade at eleven Berlin primary schools and implementation of “The Coffee Trial” (01/09/2013)

Global classroom set up at Carl-von-Linné School in Berlin (01/08/2013)

Three-day workshop for teachers at the European Youth Centre in Budapest (10/07/2013)

  • The teaching unit ‘Be a Cocoa Farmer’ has been implemented at several schools in Leeds (17/06/2013)
  • Project days: “Zimbabwe – Everyday life between work, learning in Berlin” (11/06/2013)
  • The toolkbox Climate Breakfast Suitcase created for peer training in Berlin (01/06/2013)
  • The homepage Smart up your life for the smartphone competition in Austria has been set up (01/06/2013)

Humanitarian Aid and Development Cooperation Conference in Prague (17/05/2013)

  • The economics faculty of the University of Southern Bohemia, České Budějovice becomes a certified Fair Trade School (22/04/2013)
  • Global learning project day in Berlin: Ghana – how do children in Ghana live and play (22/04/2013)
  • Project kick-off meeting in Berlin. Contents (getting to know each other, partner and project presentations, presentation of roles and responsibilities, fine tuning of the activities, results, schedule, project management and reporting (18/03/2013 – 20/03/2013)
  • Global learning project day in Berlin: Zimbabwe – A journey to the land of cotton (Everyday life between work. School and free time in Zimbabwe),and a workshop for students on the life of students of the same age in Senegal (14/03/2013)
  • Fair Trade Peer Education Day at Leeds Central Library (04/03/2013)

The BGZ begins “Global Fairness – Schools as Agents for Change“. The EuropeAid project aims to strengthen the integration of global issues into school education.