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Research Funding Programme to Support NGOs in Policy Making for Global Development

23-03-2016

Programme focuses on funding civic society, public policy and societal research

Dóchas Press Statement 05.02.2016

05-02-2016

DÓCHAS
The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations

DÓCHAS ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

08-12-2015

Dóchas is proud to announce the appointment of Suzanne Keatinge as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Breda Gahan - Reflections, Thoughts and Hopes on World AIDS Day 2015

01-12-2015

Breda Gahan of Concern Worldwide was awarded Dóchas Global Citizen of the Year 2015 for her decades of work in the fight against HIV and AIDS.

5 Things You Need to Know About the Climate Conference in Paris

24-11-2015
The Climate Conference in Paris (COP21) is set to go ahead as planned later this month.

NGOs across the country react to Budget 2016

13-10-2015
Today the Government unveiled Budget 2016 and announced that the Irish economy has recovered from the recession. The budget....

Ireland's commitment to a new global deal

07-10-2015
As Fiach Kelly wrote in the Irish Times, September 25th marked a proud moment for Ireland . On that day, Taoiseach Enda Kenny announced Ireland’s commitment to a new global deal negotiated under Irish leadership....

Attitudes towards development cooperation in Ireland

21-08-2015

Dóchas members commissioned research in 2013 on public attitudes to developme

Dochas Submission to 2016 General Election Manifestos of Irish Political Parties

19-08-2015

In the autumn of 2015, politicians across Ireland are slowly turning their at

Dóchas Beyond 2015 Feedback on Final Draft Outcome Document

20-07-2015

Response by Dóchas, as the Irish Beyond 2015 Task Group, to the