Dóchas Awards 2017: The Finalists

26 september 2017

Dochas 2017 Awards Finalists


We are delighted to announce the finalists for the 2017 Dóchas Awards 

Global Citizen Award

Sponsored by
Joe Murray, AFRI
Bobby McCormack, Development Perspectives
Plan International's Youth Advisory Panel



Respect & Equality in Communications Award

Oxfam Ireland - Right to Refuge 
ActionAid Ireland - AFTER
Gorta-Self Help Africa - Two Villages 


Humanitarian Award

Sponsored by
Western Union Business
Sr. Anne Griffin, Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary (Chigwell), member of Misean Cara
Mary T. Murphy, GOAL
John O'Loughlin Kennedy, Concern

Sustainable Development Goal Champion Award

Development Perspectives
National Youth Council of Ireland
INTO Global Citizenship Schools

Congratulations to all our amazing finalists!  We will be publishing profiles of each finalist on the Dóchas website and social media over the coming weeks, so watch this space...
Thank you so much to everyone who submitted nominations - they were generally of an extremely high quality.  The judges commented on how deserving all the nominees were and how difficult it was to choose; the scores were very close in many cases. The nominations were a great testament to the exceptional work being done by our network.