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#The Elders

# the-elders - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Mary Robinson appointed as chair of The Elders
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Mary Robinson appointed as chair of The Elders

Nov 1st 2018, 10:42 PM 32,969 Views 58 Comments

Robinson is following in the footsteps of Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Kofi Annan.

# the-elders - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

'Trump is a bully. And we have to stand up to bullies' - Mary Robinson
# Chilling
# Chilling

'Trump is a bully. And we have to stand up to bullies' - Mary Robinson

Feb 1st 2017, 10:13 AM 46,846 Views 281 Comments

The former Irish president was scathing in her criticism this morning of the American commander-in-chief.

# the-elders - Monday 27 February, 2012

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka
# Civil War
# Civil War

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka

Feb 27th 2012, 11:34 AM 923 Views 4 Comments

The former president said today that possible crimes against humanity cannot simply be ignored.

# the-elders - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Mary Robinson finishes tour of North Korea
# North Korea
# North Korea

Mary Robinson finishes tour of North Korea

Apr 28th 2011, 6:52 PM 1,229 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s former president travelled with other retired leaders to assess the North’s food shortages, help to repair relations with the South and appeal for nuclear disarmament.