Global Book Club, World at Lunch, Gown meets Town and Devon Globe Trotters.

Every Thursday lunchtime (when there is not an evening event) we share thoughts on what’s happening in the world ... often based on relevant magazine or newspaper articles.

While this is not possible physically we meeting virtually via Zoom - if you would like to join us please email  dde@globalcentredevon.org.uk for details.

Thursday 21 Jan 2021, 19:00

Read more ...

Thursday 20th January 7pm to 8:15pm

Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks and my family’s involvement in UK Civil Rights

This is the first session in our Celebrating Windrush in Devon Spring Programme

In the week of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, David Samuels will talk about his father’s involvement in the Bristol Bus Boycott of 1963

This will be a zoom meet

https://zoom.us/j/94898354280?pwd=ZDFQNUtuQ0NqcXVIQkpwa3FZOGN5Zz09

Thursday 28 Jan 2021, 18:00

Read more ...

Thursday 28th January 6pm to 7:15pm

Christmas in Trinidad and Tobago

This is the second session in our Celebrating Windrush in Devon Spring Programme

Come and enrich your knowledge of the islands and listen to great Caribbean music with a presentation by Jaydon Pavy Errington (aged 14)prepared as part of his Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Award

This is a zoom meet

https://zoom.us/j/98654905010?pwd=ME1MeTFkOU5LSmJrdTJzZHBxZWNRdz09

World at Six Talks

Fridays for Futures - Green New Deal  - Thursday 22nd October 2020 https://youtu.be/AAc0DJ3lX7E

Sustainable Beekeeping in Africa - Thursday 12th November 2020 https://youtu.be/rRXqx7KtnS8

The Impact of Period Poverty on Girls in Kenya - Thursday 26th November 2020 https://youtu.be/oY6CQqbAegU  

Gown meets Town

Immigration Detention in the UK - Thursday 10th December 2020 https://youtu.be/4O-SIQoZJiA

Telling our Stories: Finding our Roots - Devon's Multicultural History

The Polish Navy in Okehampton - 23rd November 2020 https://youtu.be/cwqHXMXghno

In Conversation with ... stories from Bideford https://youtu.be/v16SnLUzH5E

Celebrating Black History Month in Devon: Start the Week Talks

Telling Our Stories - Finding Our Roots:Devon’s Multi-Cultural History Monday 5th October 2020 https://youtu.be/NskTPD0Bi1k  

Celebrating Windrush in Devon:Our Windrush Stories Monday 12th October 2020  https://youtu.be/dMTfARNLFYQ

Is there still a place for Black History Month? Monday 19th October 2020  https://youtu.be/KaAnXKJS6cY  

Black Futures: A discussion about taking action and campaigning for change Monday 26th October 2020  https://youtu.be/igmWMYs_ALs

These the recordings of the Zoom sessions are unedited