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Dochas Director to step down after 13 years

24 september 2015

NGO umbrella announcing plans to recruit new CEO to lead the organisation into its new strategy Read more

Irish NGO Coalition welcomes Government announcement to respond to refugee crisis as a positive first step

13 september 2015

We welcome the government's commitment to establish an Irish Refugee Protection Programme to provide safe haven for persons seeking international protection. Read more

Irish NGO coalition urge cabinet ministers to show leadership on refugee crisis

09 september 2015

Joint Media Statement 9 September 2015 Cabinet ministers must show leadership on refugee crisis As the Cabinet meets to discuss the ongoing refugee crisis, a coalition of expert groups will set out the actions the Government must take to address the... Read more

Irish NGOs issue joint letter calling for government action on refugee crisis

07 september 2015

Dóchas, the Irish Association of Non Governmental Development Organisations, in conjunction with Irish NGOs CORI (Conference of Religious in Ireland), Crosscare Migrant and Refugee Project, European Network against Racism (ENAR) Ireland, Immigrant Co... Read more

Dizzy goals, climate change croquet and stimulating talks – it’s all go for the European Year for Development at Electric Picnic 2015

01 september 2015

DÓCHAS The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations PRESS RELEASE Dizzy goals, climate change croquet and stimulating talks – it’s all go for the European Year for Development at Electric Picnic 2015 01 Sept 2015  Get your well... Read more

Irish NGOs welcome historic agreement by the UN to end poverty and hunger in the next 15 years

04 august 2015

DÓCHAS The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations PRESS RELEASE Irish NGOs welcome historic agreement by the UN to end poverty and hunger in the next 15 years 04 August 2015 Read more