Link Community Development

Improving the quality of education in Africa

Programme Information

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We provide a range of targeted programmes to address the issues identified via our school monitoring and support process: Find out more about our School Performance Review process in our Virtual School.

Global Teachers Programme

An exciting and rewarding journey, this 15-month development education programme for school principals and teachers is centred around a 5 week placement sharing skills with peers in a school in Uganda or South Africa. The programme helps teachers to become more competent development educators and develops their leadership, management and training skills.


For further information about the programme in Ireland, please click here

Link Schools Programme

The Link Schools Programme, currently funded by the EU, will close in December 2012. The programme enables schools to form a partnership with a rural school in Ghana, Ethiopia, Malawi, South Africa or Uganda. This has been an excellent tool for bringing a global dimension to teaching and learning. The principles learnt in implementing the Link Schools Programme will be applied to the new Passport to Education campaign.


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