Local and Global Citizenship

Global Dimension Global Dimension

We have developed these resources to encourage pupils to explore the Global Dimension within their learning at Key Stage 3. The Global Dimension incorporates the key concepts of global citizenship, conflict resolution, diversity, human rights, interdependence, social justice, sustainable development and values and perceptions.


EU4U is a Local and Global Citizenship resource which helps pupils understand the impact of the EU on their lives, and their role as EU citizens.

Local and Global Citizenship Local and Global Citizenship

A practical resource to support schools in addressing the curriculum requirements for Local and Global Citizenship at Key Stage 3.


Integrated Activities

The following activities integrate two strands of Learning for Life and Work:

Drugs and Society (Personal Development / Local and Global Citizenship)

Drugs and Society (Resource 1)

Drugs and Society (Resource 3)

Migrant Workers (Employability / Local and Global Citizenship)

Migrant Workers (Resource 1)

Useful Links

Global Learning Programme - This website provides schools with resources, case studies and information on local training that will support them to educate for a fair and sustainable world through all areas of the curriculum.

NI Disability and Development Education - This resource consists of a series of short videos and accompanying teacher notes about the life experiences of young people with disabilities in different countries, including Northern Ireland.