About Us

Carlisle One World Centre (COWC) is a local charity addressing global issues, seeking to:

  • Raise awareness of the interconnectedness of local and global issues, and how our actions  – as individuals, as communities and as a nation – affect the world
  • Educate people of all ages about the issues facing people in developing countries
  • Support the economically and socially deprived, both locally and globally
  • Campaign for justice throughout the world through a programme of education, awareness-raising and practical activities
Company No: 4171758
Charity No: 1088693  


We are located above the Carlisle World Shop at

2 Lowthians Lane, Off English St.

Carlisle CA3 8JR

 Email: cowc.contact@gmail.com

Get in touch to arrange a visit 


Resources There are many books and magazines available to borrow from COWC and Sustainable Carlisle's One World library.


We also have a giant 3 x 3m Fairtrade Snakes and Ladders game which has been played and enjoyed by people of all ages all over Cumbria.


Room Hire

COWC has a counselling or small meeting room, available for hire at affordable rates. Carlisle One World Centre is an upstairs, discreet city centre venue. Refreshments are also available. Email cowc.contact@gmail.com for more information and to arrange a visit.


Contact Us

Email:  cowc.contact@gmail.com 

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