The State of the Middle East Atlas

This book is an excellent tool for understanding the Middle East and its pivotal role in global politics. It explores the complexity of the region: its emergence from fallen empires, the shaping of its current contours by oil and outside intervention

Human Rights Through Film

Amnesty International has developed a range of teaching resources to accompany film screenings of films including:Slumdog Millionaire, Blood Diamond, The Kite Runner, Hotel Rwanda, The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas, Good and Persepolis.

Positive Development Stories

This photo-teaching resource accompanies Think Global’s 2015-2016 Global Wallplanner. It uses photos to explore ‘positive stories of development’, inspired by the 12 global themes of the European Year for Development 2015.

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) teaching resources

FGM fact or myth

Created for Key Stage 3 and 4 Citizenship and PSHE classes, these resources focus on dispelling myths around FGM. They also include the powerful stories of those who have been affected by FGM and those who are working to eradicate it.

Mind The Gap

This online data exploration tool, developed by the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, brings gender and access to education statistics to life. Users can explore and compare access to education for people living in different countries of the world.

Left Behind

What would your life be like if you only had 5 years of schooling? For some African girls, this is the most education they can expect, and they are the lucky ones. This website helps you explore the data to find out what needs to change.

Women’s Rights in Egypt

These two lesson plans provide a cross-curricular scheme of work for 14-16 year-olds. Students investigate the current issue of women’s rights in Egypt using images, up-to-date information and peer-learning.