Posts tagged ‘Ireland’
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.
This week, Dóchas member organisations and NGOs from around the world gather in Mexico, to see how their experience can help improve the world’s efforts to end poverty.
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.
Last Saturday, March 22nd, marked World Water Day. An opportunity to reflect on the importance of safe and equitable access to water.
A blog post in honour of the development benefits of Ireland’s national dish.
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.