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Pints, poetry and global citizenship

Past event - 2022
09 May 7.00-9pm
The Celtic Inn, Regent Arcade, 73-77 Broadway Avenue,
Palmerston North 4410
Sold Out!
Come along for a truly entertaining evening!

Light refreshments will be provided.

Pints, poetry and global citizenship

Chris Gallavin (Chief Executive at Sisters of Compassion Group Ltd - Adjunct Professor Massey University - Chair of the Board New Zealand Centre for Global Studies & Poet)
There is a common belief that the educational systems of the world are broken, this is particularly so at the level of higher education. Could it be that the notion of ‘Global Citizenship’ could work to provide some of those answers? The Sustainable Development Goals talk of education system that are transformative, but does anyone actually know what Global Citizenship Education really means? Is it merely a new gimmick in an already over-populated curricular that will do everything other than prepare people for real-world eventualities? Come along and find out.
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