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# advocacy - Thursday 4 March, 2021

'Embarrass them in the media' - how a club players' body took on the GAA and won
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'Embarrass them in the media' - how a club players' body took on the GAA and won

Mar 4th 2021, 8:22 PM 5,796 Views 4 Comments

CPA Chairman Micheál Briody says they have achieved the goal they set for themselves when they formed back in 2017.

# advocacy - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Opinion: Disabled people in Ireland need the right to personal assistance
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# Independent Living

Opinion: Disabled people in Ireland need the right to personal assistance

Nov 16th 2019, 8:30 PM 13,208 Views 12 Comments

Assistance is often the difference between existing and living for many of us, writes James Cawley.

# advocacy - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Opinion: Teaching unions' stance on education plans for students with disabilities sets a worrying precedent
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# Opinion

Opinion: Teaching unions' stance on education plans for students with disabilities sets a worrying precedent

Jan 9th 2019, 7:00 AM 16,857 Views 32 Comments

I believe that the unions are targeting industrial action at a minority and that this sets a worrying precedent for all minority groups, writes Adam Harris.

# advocacy - Monday 11 June, 2018

Judge 'completely agrees' complainants in rape cases should have access to legal advice
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# Advocacy

Judge 'completely agrees' complainants in rape cases should have access to legal advice

Jun 11th 2018, 6:33 PM 17,524 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice Paul Butler made his comments during his sentencing of a 24-year-old Dublin man.

# advocacy - Monday 15 June, 2015

Barnardos has a plan to make education free for primary school children
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# Barnardos

Barnardos has a plan to make education free for primary school children

Jun 15th 2015, 10:45 AM 5,202 Views 44 Comments

The children’s charity estimates that €103 million would eliminate costs for all parents.

# advocacy - Monday 11 November, 2013

Column: Collaboration, though not easy, is essential for charities to make a difference
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Collaboration, though not easy, is essential for charities to make a difference

Nov 11th 2013, 1:00 PM 76 Views 4 Comments

It’s very rare that a social justice ‘win’ can be claimed by any one group – but when civil society organisations come together to fight for a cause, the results are inspiring, writes Anna Visser on National Giving Week.

# advocacy - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Survivor guide published for Magdalene women applying to Commission
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# Magdalenes

Survivor guide published for Magdalene women applying to Commission

Mar 26th 2013, 8:38 AM 3,148 Views 4 Comments

The guide for survivors is published ahead of a report by a former High Court judge into how the State can best provide redress and support for the women.

# advocacy - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Grangegorman whistleblower out of work as Irish Advocacy Network hit by funding shortage
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Grangegorman whistleblower out of work as Irish Advocacy Network hit by funding shortage

Sep 15th 2012, 7:45 AM 7,071 Views 19 Comments

Louise Bayliss was “shocked” to hear that the Irish Advocacy Network had no jobs for its trainees but CEO Colette Nolan said funding has got so tight the group is looking for ways to keep the staff it already has.

# advocacy - Monday 18 June, 2012

Column: Dragging heels on climate change hurts the poor
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# Opinion

Column: Dragging heels on climate change hurts the poor

Jun 18th 2012, 8:30 PM 16 Views 15 Comments

The changing patterns of climate and other factors have caused chaos in the developing world, writes Concern’s CEO Tom Arnold. This week’s Earth Summit is a chance to prioritise solutions.

# advocacy - Monday 21 February, 2011

Action needed to secure charity independence, suggests report
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# Charities

Action needed to secure charity independence, suggests report

Feb 21st 2011, 4:26 PM 846 Views 0 Comments

A report published by an umbrella body of Irish charities says legal changes are needed to allow charities to flourish.

# advocacy - Wednesday 22 September, 2010

Bono’s advocacy group responds to criticisms over salaries and media gifts
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# Advocacy

Bono’s advocacy group responds to criticisms over salaries and media gifts

Sep 22nd 2010, 12:14 AM 401 Views 1 Comment

ONE Action says that it sent gifts to journalists to raise awareness about development issues.

# advocacy - Tuesday 21 September, 2010

Bono's advocacy organisation sends expensive gifts to journalists
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Bono's advocacy organisation sends expensive gifts to journalists

Sep 21st 2010, 7:51 PM 384 Views 0 Comments

ONE Action sent expensive gifts to reporters to highlight… eh, global poverty.