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January 22, 2019

Art & Global Citizenship Education, Online workshop, Mar 2023

Age Group:
Junior Cycle / Senior Cycle / Transition Year
  • Artivism
  • Featured
  • Inequality
  • Art and Design
  • Visual Art

Event Date

March 15, 2021

Event Time


Art and GCE

Art is an amazing way to express global justice issues.

On the 15th of March, we ran a training on Exploring GCE through Art.

The recording of the session is at and

the Powerpoint presentation is here-feel free to use it in class: Art CPD FINAL


WWGS has it’s own guide to integrating Global Citizenship Education into your Junior Cycle Visual Art-JC-VisualArt

Comhlamh’s ExploringDiversityGlobalJusticethroughtheArts looks at the integration across the board generally into the arts.

Art-A Study of the Opportunities for Development Education at Senior Cycle

Art Design Sustainable Dev Ubuntu-ebook-2009

Creativity and Change based in CIT Crawford has some amazing resources on Artivism here with a good list of resources:


They have a great course coming up that would be well worth participating in and an excellent use of WWGS funding if you have a grant with us. Details here

Art & Inequality Resource Pack from Oxfam is very good:

The Art of Inequality – SESSION 1 final

The Art of Inequality – SESSION 2 final

The Art of Inequality – SESSION 3 final

The Art of Inequality – SESSION 4 final

The Art of Inequality – SESSIONS 1-3 slideshow final

The Art of Inequality – SESSION 5 final

Reading have several good blogs on their site about the relationship between Art and Global Citizenship Eduction-the article here is  a good place to start.

You might be interested in reading Time to Imagine a new world through art article in Bridge 47-page 70 bridge47_publication_tlj_spreads_web_120121.

The work of Gesturing Towards a Decolonial Future collective is very interesting and is well worth a look.

Draw the Line Comics book-100+ positive political actions-


Bringing your students to see art exhibitions particularly on global issues is a great eye opener for them to the world.

Some good examples of social justice art from schools and exhibitions