President Clinton calls for achievements on HIV and AIDS not to be an excuse to stop now

Second article by Dr. Enida Friel, from the Melbourne AIDS conference and in the aftermath of the crash of Malaysia Airlines MH17.

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‘It’s a terrible blow to Aids research – and not the first time lives have been needlessly lost’

On the occasion of the Melbourne AIDS conference, and in the aftermath of the crash of Malaysia Airlines MH17, Dr. Enida Friel of Oxfam writes that more research into Aids would help to protect the most vulnerable groups in society and also honour those who have died.

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Continue Reading 22/07/2014 at 11:25 am 1 comment

Exploring “Frames” theory

The second article, in a series of reflections on how Irish NGOs communicate “development” and “poverty”, and whether the way they speak about their work in fact skews public perceptions of global issues.

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Continue Reading 11/07/2014 at 8:50 pm Leave a comment

Is Asking for Donations Right or Wrong?

The first of a series of reflections on how Irish NGOs communicate “development” and “poverty”, and whether the way they speak about their work in fact skews public perceptions of global issues.

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Continue Reading 11/07/2014 at 4:39 pm Leave a comment

What the media forgot to tell you.

We are getting more information than ever before. But are we getting ‘better informed’? – There are a lot of important stories that don’t make the headlines, and a new news service is trying to change that.

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Continue Reading 19/06/2014 at 12:55 pm Leave a comment

The 2014 World Cup – reflections on the link between sports and development

Reflections on how to use sports as a tool for social development, on the eve of the 2014 soccer World Cup in Brazil.

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Continue Reading 10/06/2014 at 1:50 pm Leave a comment

Challenging the stereotypes of “Africa”

Irish NGOs are working together to change attitudes and impressions of developing countries. Here are some examples of how they are doing that.

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Continue Reading 23/05/2014 at 11:43 am Leave a comment

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