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Leadership is about creating an authentic vision for change, says South Africa’s former leader, Mr. F.W. De Klerk.

22-09-2017

Suzanne Keatinge, CEO of Dóchas, shares some reflections from Mr. F.W. De Klerk's recent talk in Dublin.

Press release: Dóchas welcomes Taoiseach's commitment to increase overseas aid

14-09-2017

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations

Thursday 14 September 2017

Press release: Budget 2018 is time for Ireland to catch up on overseas aid

29-08-2017

Dóchas – The Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations

Tuesday, 29th August 2017

Leadership is about creating an authentic vision for change, says South Africa’s former leader, Mr. F.W. De Klerk.

22-09-2017

Suzanne Keatinge, CEO of Dóchas, shares some reflections from Mr. F.W. De Klerk's recent talk in Dublin.

#NotATarget: we must respect and protect those who need humanitarian aid - and those who deliver it

17-08-2017

To mark World Humanitarian Day, which takes place on Saturday 19 August, we are delighted to feature a guest blog from Noreen Gumbo – Chair of the Dóchas Humanitarian Aid Working Group and Head

Dóchas Breakfast Briefing: Insights into Public Trust for INGOs

04-07-2017

Our intern, Katie Hennessy, has written a blog on our recent breakfast briefing on Public Attitudes to Overseas Aid. Check it out below.

Dóchas submission on Brexit

14-12-2016

Dóchas has produced a submission on the implications of Brexit for internatio

CONCORD AidWatch Report 2016

27-10-2016

CONCORD's annual AidWatch Report assesses the quality and quantity of oversea

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