Overseas Aid

ODA modernisation- for whose benefit?

author: 
comms
17 february 2016

Fiona Coyle, Programme Manager at Dóchas, looks ahead to tomorrow's OECD DAC meeting and the key questions on the table when it comes to Official Development Assistance   Read more

NGOs across the country react to Budget 2016

author: 
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

Working in global development

author: 
Media
05 october 2015

Most people working in the Development NGO sector get asked on a regular basis how you can find a job in the overseas development sector. And the answer is not straightforward. Read more

World leaders agree new plan of action for the world

author: 
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

The slow re-configuring of the global institutional landscape on development, but in what direction?

A second Guest Post by Siobhán Airey, doctoral researcher in international law and aid at the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, Canada, as she gives her thoughts on the unfolding of the 3rd Financing for Development Summit  taking place this week... Read more

At Addis: More regulation needed for role of private sector in development?

author: 
Media
13 july 2015

Guest Post by Siobhán Airey, doctoral researcher in international law and aid at the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, Canada. Read more