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Scottish Education and Action for Development
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1978 - present
SEAD has two main aims. Firstly to challenge the causes of poverty, social injustice and environmental degradation and secondly to support the community-based movement for positive social change – people collectively tackling challenges which have both a local and global perspective. Their work is based on the principles of: people-powered solutions; a rootedness in mutual solidarity; and an ability to learn from each other.
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).
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Created by Julia Wylie, October 2016
Scottish Education and action for development . 2016. SEAD - 30 years of action . [ONLINE] Available at: http://www.sead.org.uk/about/30-years-of-action. [Accessed 18 October 2016].