At this time of year, it is important that we remember the power of compassion, and the importance of those who choose to act in the face of suffering. Permit me to tell you the story of two nurses who were determined to never look away.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
The words of the French poet, novelist, and dramatist Victor Hugo — “There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come” —are not something you call to mind when doing the weekly grocery shop.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
Former president of Ireland Mary Robinson has said it is unfair that Ethiopians are suffering the worst effects of climate change as 10 million people are hit by food shortages following the worst drought in 50 years.
Sun, 03 Jul, 2016
The role of climate change in the refugee crisis has taken a back seat to war and terror. But Green Party leaderargues that without radical action we are certain to face the mass displacement of millions of people.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2015
Labour’s Seán Sherlock, Minister for Development, Trade Promotion, and North-South Co-operation, Corkman Mike Foott and Aubrey Belford look at the impact of the tsunami disaster of 2004 which devastated parts of Asia.
Sat, 27 Dec, 2014