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Thoughts from NGO networkers; working together to end world poverty.

On this blog, we post regular thoughts and opinions, based on our experiences as staff of Dóchas. We want to use this blog to start discussions on topics, and the views expressed are those of the authors, and not necessarily of Dóchas or its member organisations.








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"Before we can think about changing our narratives, we need to understand them" - Eilish Dillon

author: 
comms
30 april 2018

This is the fourth and final post in the Dóchas Conference 2018 blog series. The Conference - Changing the Narrative: Building Support for Global Development - will take place on Thursday 3 May in the Croke Park Conference Centre. We are asking leade... Read more

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"Getting to 0.7% is only half the battle" - Richard Darlington

author: 
comms
23 april 2018

This is the third post in our series of blogs that will be published in the lead up to the Dóchas Conference 2018 - Changing the Narrative: Building Support for Global Development - which will take place on Thursday 3 May in the Croke Park Conference... Read more

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"Collectively we need to become better storytellers" - Bobby McCormack

author: 
comms
16 april 2018

This is the second in our series of blogs that will be published in the lead up to the Dóchas Conference 2018 - Changing the Narrative: Building Support for Global Development - which will take place on Thursday 3 May in the Croke Park Conference Cen... Read more

"Practice what you preach" - Dr. Burkhard Gnärig

author: 
comms
10 april 2018

This is the first in a series of blogs that will be published in the lead up to the Dóchas Conference 2018 - Changing the Narrative: Building Support for Global Development - which will take place on Thursday 3 May in the Croke Park Conference Centre... Read more

Offer from Bond for Dóchas Members - Online Course in Theory of Change

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author: 
comms
04 october 2017

  Our friends at Bond have a generous offer for Dóchas members - a discount of over 20% on their online Theory of Change Essentials course.  Full details below... Read more

Implementing the Fundraising Guidelines

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author: 
comms
02 october 2017

Jim Howe is the Fundraising Standards & Operations Manager in Concern. He was a member of the Consultative Panel on Charitable Fundraising, whose report to the Charities Regulator led to the recent publication of fundraising guidelines to protect... Read more