Business Studies

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    Teacher Handbook

    Download our Teacher Handbook for guidance on embedding GCE in your school community. 

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    Subject Guidelines

    This resource aims to support teachers of Business Studies to teach through a global justice lens.  

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      Subject Resources



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      Peace and Justice, Workshop, November 10th 2022

      With the increase in military spending due to the war in Ukraine and let’s face it many other wars happening…
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      Modern Day Slavery

      The abolition of the transatlantic slave trade began 200 years ago, and many schools marked this event. However, new forms…
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      Tax Justice

      Tax justice means fairer systems for taxing. Potential loss of tax revenues to the EU amount to approximately one trillion…
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      Trade Justice

      Trade has always been an important part of society, however current trade rules do tend to benefit the richer countries.…
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      Resource Extraction

      Countries that are rich in natural resources are often poor and suffer from high rates of inequality, corruption, human rights…
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      Sustainable Fishing

      Overfishing is the process of catching too many fish at once, so that the breeding population becomes too depleted to…
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      Fast Fashion

      Being an ethical consumer in today’s world requires first recognizing that consumption is not just embedded in economic relations, but…
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      Waste

      It is really important that our students understand our global waste systems and the consequences of waste as a broader…
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      The Circular Economy

      The circular economy is a process of minimising waste and making the most out of finite resources to achieve sustainable…
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      Access to Markets and Industry

      Goal 9 focuses on making sure that industries and infrastructure is future-proofed and responsive to the needs of people, giving…
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      Degrowth

      For decades, global economies have focused on growth, often at the expense of the environment, traditional land use and land…
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      Child Labour

      For tens of millions of children around the world, their basic rights are at risk because they have to work.…
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      Food & Growing

      We live in a world where over 800 million people go to bed hungry yet we produce 1.5 times enough…
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      Poverty

      Poverty is not natural; it is man-made but the way that it is spoken about and particularly how people living…
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      Land Grabs

      In today’s world landowners, agribusinesses, investors and governments want to acquire land to turn into crop plantations to make huge…
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      Racial Justice

      Racism is when an individual, group, structure or institution intentionally (or unintentionally) abuses their power to the detriment of people,…
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      WWGS National Teacher Conference, Jan 27th 2022

      Find the resources and the recordings of the WWGS National Teacher Conference on ‘Degrowth’. Learn how teachers can bring the…
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      Tax and Trade, Thematic Workshop, Dec 3rd 2020

      Watch the recording and find the resources of the WWGS workshop on Tax and Trade Justice that took place in…
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      Recycling and Waste, Thematic workshop, Nov 23rd 2020

      Find our most recent webinar recording and resource specifically for Recycling and Waste followed by additional resources to assist you.…
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      Poverty, Thematic Workshop, Nov 19th 2020

      Find our most recent webinar recording and resource specifically for Poverty followed by additional resources to assist you.…
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      Gender Equality

      “Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world.”…
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      Goal 9: Industry Innovation and Infrastructure Resources

      Resources on Global Goal 9.…
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      WWGS Annual Conference 2019 Materials

      Activities and games played during the conference.…
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      Plastics

      Resources on the theme of plastics.…
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      Root Causes Lesson

      Root causes lesson It’s important to explore look at the root causes of broad issues of poverty, injustice and inequality-asking…
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      The World Trade Game

      The World Trade Game or the Trading Game is one of the most effective simulation games to enable students realise…
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      A Business Studies & Development Education Transition Unit

      In this resource, learners will explore some of the perspectives of people in countries effected by unfair trade, and examines…
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      How the World Works 2

      The resource provides students with the opportunity to explore how structures of poverty and inequality are maintained on a global…
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