Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC)

Phone this organisation
0118 958 6692
Fax
0118 959 4357
Twitter
@RISC_Reading

RISC is part of WEB/RISC, an educational charity which has been raising awareness about development issues since the early 1980’s.

RISC is Reading’s Development Education Centre working with schools and community organisations, raising the profile of international issues and promoting action for sustainable development, equality and social justice. The Education Team provides resources and training for schools throughout Berkshire and Oxfordshire. RISC organises a programme of events and exhibitions on global issues and speakers from the South.

Other information:

* Our Fair Trade World shop has the largest selection of development materials in the UK.

* The Global Cafe-Bar uses organic, Fair Trade and local produce and is the only place in Reading for Ethopian food.

* RISC has a permaculture roof garden of medicinal plants, fruiting trees and shrubs which promotes sustainability.

* We hold monthly Volunteer Group inductions

* We provide low-cost meeting space for groups.
Four meeting rooms available for hire at very reasonable rates.

Type of organisation
Voluntary organisation
Primary interest
Voluntary sector
Main activity
Voluntary and community sector support
Area of activity
South East Region
Charity number
293799
Registered company number
1987368
Legal name
World Education Berkshire
RVA member
Member
Voluntary
Voluntary

Map
Address line 1
35-39 London Street
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 4PS
Is this location wheelchair accessible?
Yes

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