News

January 16, 2012

Report available! ‘Making the case for Development Education in Youth Work’

A seminar Making the Case for Development Education in Youth Work, took place on 9 February 2012 as part of the NYCI National Youth Development Education Programme. The […]
December 1, 2011

Digitales from Zambia from our 2011 participants

Digi-tales are being used widely by our partner organisations in Zambia. They use a sequence of photos to tell a story along with a voice over […]
November 14, 2011

What’s happening around Ireland for One World Week?

For a list of events that are taking place around Ireland during, or linked to,  One World Week 2012 click here. For further information on any […]
November 3, 2011

Population

7 Billion and Growing On October 31st, the UN announced that a Filipino girl named Danica was one of a number of children designated the world’s […]
September 1, 2011

Youth work practice in Ireland and Zambia, by Chris Chiwela (Junior Achievement Zambia)

Christopher Chiwela is a youth worker working with Junior Achievement Zambia and he is also a member of the Zambian Youth Workers’ Association (ZYWA). He took […]
August 31, 2011

Hunger

Hunger continues to be a widespread problem worldwide today. The 2011 famine in Somalia and the Horn of Afirca has once again brought the issue of […]
July 5, 2011

Reflecting on Zambia, by Senan Gardiner (ex-NYCI) and Martin Ryan (ex-No Name Club)

In this article, two participants from the NYCI Development Education Programme’s 2009 Zambia-Ireland Exchange reflect on the experience two years on. Martin Ryan was the CEO […]
June 10, 2011

The Volunteering Spirit, by Jill Murray Gilmer (Foróige)

Jill Murray was working as a youth leader in Lucan Youth Service, CYC when she participated in the exchange in 2006. She is currently working for […]
May 10, 2011

DE News May 2011

Welcome to DE News May 2011, the Development Education e-newsletter of the National Youth Council of Ireland. This month’s newsletter is slightly late following the Easter […]