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Dóchas Wednesday News 9 October

09-10-2019

For all the latest job openings, workshops, events and courses, read this week's Dóchas Wednesday News.

IRISH NGOS MAKE CASE AT OIREACHTAS FOR IRELAND TO BE WORLD LEADER ON DISABILITY IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMEN

03-07-2019

On 2 July, the Dóchas Disability and International Development Working Group (consisting of representatives from Irish NGOs) presented directly to TDs and Senators on the need for Ireland to be a g

DÓCHAS ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRPERSON

26-06-2019

Dóchas – the Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations, today announced that it has elected Finola Finnan, Deputy CEO of Trócaire, as its new Chairperson.

This is Your NAP: Action and Accountability in Ireland’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

25-06-2019

Author: Caitriona Dowd, Humanitarian Policy Advisor, Concern

USAID Strategies for Fundraising

18-06-2019

Dóchas members welcomed Mike Shanley, from Konektid International, for a seminar on USAID funding strategies on 4 June.

This is Your NAP: Action and Accountability in Ireland’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

25-06-2019

Author: Caitriona Dowd, Humanitarian Policy Advisor, Concern

USAID Strategies for Fundraising

18-06-2019

Dóchas members welcomed Mike Shanley, from Konektid International, for a seminar on USAID funding strategies on 4 June.

"We face global challenges, but we also have global plans" - Senator Alice-Mary Higgins

07-05-2019

This is the seventh and final contribution in a series of blogs that we have published around the theme of the Dóchas Conference 2019 - Finding Our Voice: How Civil Society is Countering Uncertaint

"The growing threat to multilateralism" - Deirdre de Burca

29-04-2019

This is the sixth contribution in a series of blogs that will be published in the lead up to the Dóchas Conference 2019 – Finding Our Voice: How Civil Society is Countering Uncertainty – on 2 May 2