A new opinion poll, commissioned by Dóchas and undertaken by Ipsos MRBI, found that a very large majority of people – 77 percent – think that “even in an economic down-turn, we have an obligation to invest in overseas aid”.
Irish NGOs today welcomed the announcement by Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter TD, of his plans to proceed with the establishment of an Independent Charities Regulatory Authority under the terms of the 2009 Charities Act follo... Read more
A new opinion poll, undertaken by RedC on behalf of Dóchas, the umbrella group of Ireland’s Development NGOs, shows that belief in the positive role of the EU remains high among people living in Ireland.
At the European Foreign Affairs (Development) Council in Brussels today, European Foreign Affairs and Development Ministers committed to ending extreme poverty within one generation and setting the world on an environmentally sustainable and socially... Read more
Ireland’s international development organisations have welcomed the Government’s new policy focus on disability inclusion and have urged Ireland to use the EU presidency to ensure that people with disabilities are included in European and Member Stat... Read more