Sustainable Fashion and YOU

If we want to shop in an environmentally friendly way, pay fair wages to the workers and use fewer resources in the production process, we have to pay more.
However, there is another solution: sustainable fashion.

Petition: Widen the Intercultural Diversity of Ireland’s Leaving Cert English Syllabus

The current Irish Leaving Cert English curriculum covers a variety of eclectic and dynamic poets, authors and playwrights from around the world. But unfortunately, there remains to be a significant lack of fair and equal representation of poems, stories and creative works from black authors.

India and China’s Escalating Border Dispute

In a decades-long dispute between China and India over a border region, tensions have escalated with troops being moved to their borders after a number of skirmishes.

Why Is The World Ignoring Yemen?

Described as the worst conflict in the world, Yemen has now entered its sixth year of civil war. As this war rages on, this famine-stricken country suffers from one of the highest rates of malnutrition in the world as local and world powers wage proxy conflicts.

Why We Need More Women in Power

Throughout history, male leaders have led us to violence and conflict. While women are often labelled as over-emotional, maybe a bit more emotion is what we need?

Take action for #blacklivesmatter with #10000students

Go!

Stand.ie was set up in 2014 in response to the desire among students and young people in Ireland to learn more about justice and equality issues and take action. Our participants come from a range of backgrounds but all have one thing in common: the desire to bring about positive change in the world. We are a not-for-profit initiative by Suas Educational Development.

OUR PROJECTS

WE BELIEVE IN

Standing against injustice and inequality in all its forms

People in Ireland and all over the globe are fighting for a more equal and just society. We are committed to sharing their stories and adding our voices to theirs.

Standing together with those who are oppressed

Millions of people worldwide are facing intolerance and persecution, fleeing violence and war, living in poverty and dying of hunger. We are committed to showing solidarity with them.

Standing up for a better, fairer world.

Our actions have the power to change the world. We are committed to exploring the ways in which we can all come together as global citizens to take action for social and environmental justice.

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