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DÓCHAS SEEKS CONSULTANT - BEIJING +25 POLICY RESEARCH

12 february 2020

The year 2020 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (1995). With only ten years left to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals it is crucial that... Read more

DÓCHAS SEEKS PROJECT MANAGER - PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT PROJECT

05 february 2020

Dóchas is seeking the support of a project manager to deliver this exciting new public engagement project, which is being supported by Irish Aid.  The project will be guided by three goals: Improve perceptions of and support for Ireland’s overseas... Read more

DÓCHAS SEEKS CONSULTANT(S)

07 january 2020

Dóchas seeks consultant(s) to conduct a review of Working Groups Read more

DÓCHAS AWARDS CELEBRATE THE INSPIRING WORK OF IRISH INTERNATIONAL NGOs

23 october 2019

The Dóchas Awards 2019 – honouring the humanitarian and development work of Irish individuals and organisations – were presented at a ceremony in Dublin today, Wednesday, 23 October. The Awards recognised inspiring work across four categories – the L... Read more

IRISH NGOS MAKE CASE AT OIREACHTAS FOR IRELAND TO CHAMPION THE NEED FOR QUALITY EDUCATION IN THE WORLD'S POOREST COUNTRIES

17 october 2019

17 October - Dóchas called today on the Irish Government to champion the need for quality education in the world’s poorest countries, and show political leadership within the European Union to ensure that education becomes a priority area for interna... Read more

DÓCHAS WELCOMES INCREASE ON OVERSEAS AID BUDGET

08 october 2019

Dóchas – The Government announced in today’s budget that spending on Official Development Assistance (ODA) will increase by €21million to €837m in 2020. Read more

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

03 july 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 global leader in promoting disability rights in develo... Read more