Plan for Change: Food Security Toolkit

This toolkit from Plan Canada aims to help you explore the issue of food security. While food insecurity destabilizes families and communities, the world produces enough food to feed everyone. It doesn’t have to be this way.

Plan for Change: Emergencies Toolkit

When disaster strikes the most vulnerable face the greatest loss. Often, it is children who suffer the most. This toolkit from Plan Canada aims to help you explore the issue of emergencies and disasters.

Climate Change, Children and Youth

This guide from UNICEF Canada supports upper secondary school educators to work with young people to take action on climate change. Through thought-provoking activities, students discover how climate change is affecting children around the world

Bangladesh: Oli’s Crusade Against Child Marriage

This British Council produced film introduces us to Oli, a 12 year old boy from Dhaka who is on a mission to combat child marriage in Bangladesh. When he was younger a female friend of his was taken away and married off. He never saw her again.

Kenya: Young Women’s Chances in Education

In this BBC/British Council film with teaching activities, the Head Girl of Bedford Academy travels to their twin school, Bishop Okiring Secondary School in Kenya, to find out more about what life is like for girls in the school.

War Child Schools Resource Pack

An excellent set of six lesson plans exploring the impact of war and conflict on children, children’s rights and children’s stories.

Home and Global Learning

This activity kit brings a global dimension into the classroom at primary school level by exploring homes and the way people live in different places around the world. It also looks at what home means to us and why we all need one.

The State of the World Atlas

This book, published by New Internationalist, features over 50 thematic world maps which graphically analyse every key indicator and vital statistic of modern life, from wealth and power, war and peace through to rights, health and the environment.

Bangladesh Geography pack

This set of resources from CAFOD are designed to support the Geography curriculum at Key Stage 1 (ages 5-7). They consist of a PowerPoint set of photo cards and classroom activities to help inspire a curiosity about the world and its people.