31/1/20: Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation is delighted to welcome Mary Madden to our Board. Mary recently retired after a long and successful career in the Northern Ireland Civil Service spanning over 35 years. A graduate of Queen’s University Belfast, Mary joined the public sector in 1979 when she qualified as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland. She began her working life in The Crown Solicitor’s Office where she practised law for twelve years. In 1992, Mary moved to the Northern Ireland Office where, over the following twenty-one years, she worked to successive Prime Ministers, Secretaries of State and Ministers. In 2010, Mary was awarded a CBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honour List for her work as a political advisor to the Secretary of State. Mary is married with two grown up children.
10/9/19: Attended by 27 EU Ambassadors, the latest in Glencree's Ambassador Dialogue Series focused on the impact of Brexit on British-Irish relations and in particular a possible hard border across the island with submissions from Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and Former First Minister Peter Robinson.
20/5/10: HRH Prince Charles returned to Glencree to unveil a commemorative poem engraving with His Excellency President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins. Leaders from cultural, educational, political and business sectors also marked this special event.
2/4/20: A total of 25 Abstracts have been accepted for the Joint Academic Journal to be published by Glencree, under the Peace IV Programme, in collaboration with the Irish Centre for Human Rights at NUI Galway. The Journal will be launched at an Academic Conference in November.
20/2/20: If you are committed to working through the challenges arising from our violent past, are highly organised and efficient with the personal skills to work on a project that touches on some of the most contentious issues that remain in building sustainable peace, we would like to hear from you.
7/2/20: We are seeking a dynamic, energetic and positive person to join our administrative team. You will work within a team designed create and manage dialogue opportunities between political, government official and diplomatic actors from across the island of Ireland, Great Britain and the EU.
31/1/20: Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation is delighted to welcome Mary Madden to our Board of Directors. Mary recently retired after a long and successful career in the Northern Ireland Civil Service spanning over 35 years.