Posts tagged ‘Hunger’
A short explanation of why 2015 is such an important year, and why it has been chosen as the European Year for Development.
One of the recurring securities of the “global development” sector is that, every so often, someone claims to have found the silver bullet. Most recently, there are many that claim that Teff, a grain variety grown mainly in Ethiopia, is the new solution to global malnourishment.
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.
Last Saturday, March 22nd, marked World Water Day. An opportunity to reflect on the importance of safe and equitable access to water.
An explanation of why good intentions are not good enough, when it comes to helping the victims of disasters such as typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines.
A new eurobarometer poll confirms that public opinion in Ireland, and across the EU, in favour of overseas aid remains consistently high.
On World Food Day, Dóchas members share some examples that illustrate the issues the WFD wants to highlight.