Engineers Without Boarders Canada has some great ideas for teaching Global Issues!
Check out their Educator Toolkit: Operation Global Citizen. This toolkit includes:
- Action Oriented Tools
- Collaborative Tools for Educators
- Educational Tools Provided by Canadian NGOs
- Lesson Plans Provided by NGOs and UN Agencies
- Search Engines and Databases of Educational Resources
- Ressources françaises
Though put together in 2011, this toolkit has some great resources targeted for youth while also providing other great links with educational activities and tools.
Check it out at: http://teach.ewb.ca/resources