Posts tagged ‘Africa’
Reflections on how to use sports as a tool for social development, on the eve of the 2014 soccer World Cup in Brazil.
Irish NGOs are working together to change attitudes and impressions of developing countries. Here are some examples of how they are doing that.
Three pointers for EU Development Ministers, as they meet in Brussels.
Does Irish overseas aid really make a difference?
We asked five TDs and Senators who have travelled to Africa to tell us their personal experiences.
This is what they said.
Oxfam Ireland’s Dr. Enida Friel describes how the drive of one man can make a big difference, as she visits a company in Rwanda.
Striking results from a mini survey of opinions among journalism students, contrasted with the results from a nation-wide survey of opinions undertaken in 2013.
Guest blog by Professor Ray Murphy of the Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway, looking at the failings of the International Criminal Court – and inviting the reader to the Summer School on this topic.
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.