Who are we?
CDEC is a small, Cumbria-based charity with a big heart, an established track record and big ambitions to influence and promote global citizenship throughout Cumbria, nationally and internationally.
We are well known for providing excellent training for teachers and opportunities for schools and communities to be involved with P4C and the wide-ranging projects that we deliver.
We believe that Cumbria is a beacon for global citizenship.
Latest CDEC News
Steps Towards Global Learning: My path to CDEC's board and beyond
Posted Nov 15, 2018
To celebrate the contribution CDEC's trustees make to our organisation this #TrusteesWeek, CDEC's Vice Chair Mason Minnitt has put his pen to paper to give us an insight into how his experience has led him to be on CDEC's Board of Trustees, not once but twice!
Some of our Teacher CPD Courses
Global learning for Early Years
Engaging young children in global learning is about setting the foundations – of curiosity, wonder, cooperation, understanding similarities with others around the world, celebrating differences rather than being afraid of them.
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Become a Member
Whether you are an individual, school or organisation that wishes to get the most out of our global learning and citizenship expertise, joining CDEC will open the doors to expert support and resources.
- 10% off our CPD courses
- free use of our resource library
- the opportunity to take part in our unique projects
By volunteering with us, fundraising for us, or working for us, you too can help shape the breadth of our influence within Cumbria’s communities, as well as with our national and international partners!
Through donating your time and expertise, whether as volunteers or through fundraising, you are helping Cumbria to continue to be a beacon of global citizenship.