'A footprint means pressing down and global means world, so 'global footprint' means pressing down on the world and we don't want to press too hard' (child's definition of a Global Footprint)
what is Global Learning? CoreKnowledge Key Skills Values and Attitudes what is sustainability? what about climate change?
what about climate change?

Glossary

Disempower[ed]: to take away power, authority, or influence leaving someone feeling weak and unimportant.

Domestic violence: abuse that happens in the home within a family unit.

Fertility rate: the average number of children born to mothers; a reduction in the fertility rate in countries that have very high rates is generally seen as a good thing because it means women are having fewer children and probably having them later in life. This allows women to do other things in life such as educational or work opportunities. In turn, as evidence has shown, this helps her (fewer) children have a better life.

Gender/Gender inequality: gender refers to the different roles, responsibilities and behaviours men and women undertake in a culture or society. It is therefore much more than whether a person is male or female in the physical sense. Gender inequality refers to the unequal opportunities and treatment men and women experience as a result of their gender.

Maternal health: the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth and the period following childbirth