Press Releases

PRESS RELEASE: DÓCHAS CALLS ON IRELAND TO SHOW LEADERSHIP IN EUROPE ON AID

27 october 2016

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations – has today welcomed the publication of the CONCORD AidWatch Report 2016. This annual report assesses the quality and quantity of overseas aid provided by EU member states,... Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Dóchas statement on ongoing issue at Goal

13 october 2016

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations Thursday 13 October Dóchas statement on ongoing issue at Goal   Read more

PRESS RELEASE: DÓCHAS CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO DO MORE ON OVERSEAS AID

11 october 2016

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations Tuesday 11th October 2016 Read more

DÓCHAS PRESS STATEMENT - Irish NGOs welcome Programme for Partnership Government and call for a whole of government approach to combat poverty and social injustice

11 may 2016

Press Statement Dóchas – the Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations 11 May 2016 Irish NGOs welcome Programme for Partnership Government and call for a whole of government approach to combat poverty and social injustice  Dóch... Read more

Dóchas Press Statement 05.02.2016

05 february 2016

DÓCHASThe Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations PRESS RELEASE 5 February, 2016 Irish international aid organisations welcome Ireland’s pledge of 20 million euro in humanitarian aid for Syria crisis and call for an immediate... Read more

DÓCHAS ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

08 december 2015

Dóchas is proud to announce the appointment of Suzanne Keatinge as its new Chief Executive Officer. Suzanne Keatinge will lead the umbrella body which is comprised of over sixty non-governmental development organisations and will assume the role in F... Read more

Vital reforms required to live up to refugee crisis commitment, new report warns

07 december 2015

The Irish Government has not lived up to its commitments to provide a safe haven for people fleeing conflict, a coalition of leading NGOs has warned. This includes a failure to address the root causes of forced displacement, as well as a failure to i... Read more