Press Releases

DÓCHAS CALLS FOR INCLUSIVE APPROACH TO IRELAND’S SDG IMPLEMENTATION

17 july 2018

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations has called for an inclusive approach to Ireland’s implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The organisation made these calls in response to... Read more

INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS AND IRISH NGOS GATHER IN DUBLIN TO ‘CHANGE THE NARRATIVE’ ON GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT

02 may 2018

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations calls on civil society, activists and campaigners to work together to ‘change the narrative’ on international development, at a conference in Dublin today. During the annual... Read more

DÓCHAS WELCOMES DÁIL DEBATE ON OVERSEAS AID

30 april 2018

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations welcomes today’s Dáil debate on Official Development Assistance (ODA). The debate focused on the report on the review of the Irish Aid programme completed by the Joint Commi... Read more

DÓCHAS WELCOMES STRONG POLITICAL COMMITMENT TO INCREASING OVERSEAS AID

22 february 2018

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations has welcomed the recommendations of the Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade and Defence, following its review of the Irish Aid Programme. The Committee outlined its... Read more

STATEMENT: SAFEGUARDING AGAINST SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND ABUSE IN THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT SECTOR

16 february 2018

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations – stands by the strong commitment of its members to fight and speak out against discrimination, sexual harassment and abuse. We are strongly committed to working together... Read more

Press release: Irish Development NGOs welcome increase in overseas aid budget

10 october 2017

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations  Tuesday, 10th October 2017  IRISH DEVELOPMENT NGOS WELCOME INCREASE IN OVERSEAS AID BUDGET Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations has... Read more

Press release: Coalition of Irish NGOs call for action on 2nd anniversary of UN Sustainable Development Goals

25 september 2017

  Monday 25th September 2017 COALITION OF IRISH NGOS CALL FOR ACTION ON 2ND ANNIVERSARY OF UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS Read more