Posts filed under ‘NGOs’
A large, multi-national, multi-site, multi-agency exercise in civil-military cooperation is taking place, and Irish NGOs are in the midst of it. – This blog post sets out the background, lets you watch fictitious TV, and invites you to read up on “civil-military cooperation”, or CIMIC.
Tom Roche of Just Forests reacts to Siobhán McGee’s article on changing business attitudes to development.
Siobhán McGee, Fellow in Business and Development at the UCD School of Business, reflects on whether there is a bias amongst business people against doing business with Africa, and whether that stops Irish businesses from engaging with the opportunities on the continent.
Rob Kevlihan discusses his idea that aid and social services can contribute to peace indirectly by contributing to changes within insurgent movements.
A few stories showing how Irish NGOs are contributing to the achievement of the Millennium Goals.
New ads from the corporate world are using global development themes to boost sales.
Is this a good thing, and something for NGOs to learn from?
An overview of the stories posted on “Blue Monday” 2014.
On that day, many different Irish NGOs highlighted the progress being made in global development.
A new survey, undertaken by Age Action Ireland, adds to the growing bank of knowledge of public attitudes to development.
Guest blog, reflecting on the 2013 International Day for People with Disabilities