Posts tagged ‘Development Effectiveness’

Why is 2015 the European Year for Development?

A short explanation of why 2015 is such an important year, and why it has been chosen as the European Year for Development.

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Continue Reading 18/12/2014 at 6:58 pm Leave a comment

World AIDS Day: Some good news

On Monday 1 December 2014, people around the world marked World AIDS Day, to help raise awareness of the disease. And the good news is that the end of AIDS is in sight.

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Continue Reading 01/12/2014 at 11:54 am 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

Reflections on HLM Mexico

A reflection on the recent meeting on “Development Effectiveness” that took place in Mexico.

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Continue Reading 21/05/2014 at 9:46 pm Leave a comment

Irish aid in Africa: Five personal experiences

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.

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Continue Reading 12/05/2014 at 7:07 pm Leave a comment

Why are all eyes on Mexico this week?

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.

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Continue Reading 15/04/2014 at 12:36 pm Leave a comment

It’s the economy, again. – A response to Siobhán McGee

Tom Roche of Just Forests reacts to Siobhán McGee’s article on changing business attitudes to development.

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Continue Reading 30/03/2014 at 8:49 am 2 comments

On World Water Day, remember what water means

Last Saturday, March 22nd, marked World Water Day. An opportunity to reflect on the importance of safe and equitable access to water.

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Continue Reading 24/03/2014 at 11:18 am 1 comment

NGO Partnerships, NGO Accountability & NGO Principles

Dóchas has developed Guidelines for NGOs working in partnerships – That is, for nearly every Development NGO on the planet…

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Continue Reading 21/01/2014 at 2:15 pm Leave a comment

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