Mon, 14 Sep, 2020
Fri, 22 May, 2020
The founder of a food bank who was honoured for her community work by local authorities just 18 months ago has now been told by the same council that she can no longer make food hampers for those in need from her own home.
Wed, 08 Jan, 2020
As the world veers closer to the right and the isms - particularly racism, fascism and consumerism - we are in dire need of two essential entities; balance and respect for each others right to live in peace and comfort.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
Earlier this month, a husband and wife and their children walked from their emergency accommodation in Little Island on the outskirts of the city to the soup kitchen on Little Hanover Street.
Sun, 14 Jul, 2019
Next week, Social Justice Ireland and Trócaire will co-host a hustings event ahead of the European Elections on May 24th.Director, Social Justice Ireland, sets out the five key policy asks in that joint policy platform.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
One in five children in Ireland — some 230,000 of the country’s population — is living in a family with income below the poverty line, an issue that needs to be addressed by policy changes, according to an independent social justice think tank.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
Ireland’s vision of a better world, as laid out in the Government’s new policy for international development, is an ambitious one. It sees a world where women can claim and exercise their rights, enjoy economic opportunities and live free from the horror of violence and abuse, writes
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Every January we get a glimpse into a different world. A world of billionaires, of business and political elites, mingling in the expensive Swiss mountain resort of Davos for the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, writes
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019
A charity initially set up to help mums and their babies are receiving over 2000 calls a month - most recently from desperate parents who don't want their children to wake up on December 25th to no presents and no Christmas.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018
The launch, this afternoon, of Barnardos Ireland's 2017 annual report marked the last address byas the charity's CEO. Read a partially edited transcript of his moving and thought provoking final address below.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018