Lendwithcare Schools Resources

These schools resources enable students to learn about the recipients of Lendwithcare microfinance loans and the different ways in which the international community can help people living in poverty.

Derechos muy torcidos

Global Express is a teaching resource from Oxfam Intermón (Spain) which explores different global themes. This particular issue explores how basic social and human rights are necessary to combat poverty and inequality.

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

Plan for Change: Poverty Toolkit

This toolkit from Plan Canada will help you explore the complex issue of poverty in the developing world, where many children and their families face a daily struggle to meet their basic needs.

The Hunger Map

This map, info-graphic and accompanying 20-page briefing paper are part of an education and awareness campaign exploring the different dimensions of world hunger today (including definition, measurement, who’s at risk, causes and debates).

Why Poverty?

A website and project that uses documentary film to get people talking about poverty. The collection is made up of 8 long films and 34 shorts by award-winning filmmakers and emerging talents. The stories are moving and thought-provoking

Nepal: Food for Thought, School Meals

This film with supporting teaching ideas is produced by the British Council. It helps primary pupils to find out how the provision of school dinners impacts children in rural Nepal by meeting some of the pupils at Sri Sitaram Primary School.

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.

Kenya: Getting to School by Foot

A short film with teaching activities produced by the British Council. Children talk about their journey to school in the foothills of Mount Elgon in Kenya; the roads, their daily lives, and their hopes for the future.