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2013

We came to Rwanda determined not to write about the genocide. Every country has its dark past, and while Rwanda’s is darker, and more recent, Read more

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Nicola Cooke received funding under the Summer 2012 round of the Fund to travel to Tanzania to complete her piece on microfinance projects there, which Read more

Aileen O’Meara and Patrick Butler received funding under the Winter 2012 round of the Fund to travel to Vietnam, to make their television documentary, ‘Vietnam Read more

PRESS NOTICE
Monday, 4th February 2013
The closing date for the 2012/13 Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme is Friday, 15th February. The Scheme is open to Read more

Founder of Microsoft Bill Gates was in Dublin yesterday as part of a tour of Europe ahead of next week’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Read more

Suzanne Lynch recently travelled to Uganda and Tanzania with funding she received from the Summer 2012 round of the Simon Cumbers Fund. Her report on Read more

MICK MOLONEY AND FRIENDS PLAY HANOI CITY
On tour with Mick Moloney and friends in Vietnam for a week is an eye opener.
Not just the cold Read more

Speaking at the opening of the ‘Feeding the World in 2050′ two-day policy symposium in UCD yesterday, President Michael D. Higgins told delegates that chronic Read more

Days 13 to 16: filming in the amber shops in San Cristobal
After the short rest, Paul is able to stand straight again without contraptions and Read more