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Human Rights & Democracy

Irish Aid’s Annual Report 2017 gives an overview of the work the Irish government is supporting in over 130 countries around the Read more

Fund recipient Angela Mahon travelled to Burma/Bangladesh to report on the plight of the Rohingya people. Angela’s project included a visit to refugee camps and Read more

Independent.ie journalist Catherine Devine received funding under the summer 2017 round to travel to Ethiopia to report on gender inequality and violence, Read more

By Catherine Devine
On the streets of Ethiopia, ghosts line the crowded paths.
Men, women and children sprawl across the dusty, filthy streets draped Read more

Independent.ie journalist Catherine Devine was funded to travel to Ethiopia to report on gender inequality and violence in the country, and the efforts of aid Read more

 
Irish Aid’s Annual Report 2016 gives an overview of the work the Irish government is supporting in over 80 Read more


by Paul Fallon
Before departing from Dublin airport on my way to Dhaka I stumbled across the Economist’s intelligence unit rating Read more


by Sorcha Pollak
Standing on a white sand beach on the Honduran coast I took a deep breath as I dipped my toes Read more

In 2010, Ade Oke travelled to Uganda to explore how communities in Uganda are helping former child soldiers and sex slaves integrate into society.
For twenty Read more

Mags Gargan received funding under the Simon Cumbers Media Fund in 2009. She travelled to the Democratic Republic of Congo to report on the living Read more