Overseas aid

NGOs across the country react to Budget 2016

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comms
13 october 2015

Today the Government unveiled Budget 2016 and announced that the Irish economy has recovered from the recession. The budget.... Read more

World leaders agree new plan of action for the world

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Media
26 september 2015

By Hans Zomer "Global challenges need global responses." That was what Taoiseach Enda Kenny said as he took to the stage at the United Nations on 25 September 2015. In doing so, he addressed the largest gathering of Prime Ministers and Heads of State... Read more

Five things you need to know about the Addis Summit

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Media
08 july 2015

  1.    In Addis Ababa, the world is being asked to decide on how it will finance our common future. The conference in Addis Ababa is the third international conference where world leaders look specifically at how to finance the global agreements... Read more

Why Committing to Overseas Aid is a Commitment to a Shared Future

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Media
07 july 2015

By Hans Zomer In his article in the Sunday Times on the 5th July Conor Brady called on the nation to ‘remember who we are and commit to overseas aid’.   Read more

European Parliament calls on EU countries to deliver aid promises within 5 years

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Media
25 may 2015

The European Parliament has called on member states to honour their promise of dedicating 0.7% of gross national product to development aid by 2020. Read more

NGO communications: 7 things to never do again

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Media
02 february 2015

At Dóchas, we are keen to change the way people in Ireland think – and speak – about global development. Read more