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May 22, 2020
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February 28, 2020
Glencree presents to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ambitions for the future.
19/12/19: Glencree’s Chair of the Board, Barbara Walshe, and our Community & Political Dialogue Programme Manager, Pat Hynes, appeared before the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence this week to outline the work of Glencree and our ambitions for the future.
View the presentation to the Committee below:
On the question of a border poll
At the presentation to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence, our Community & Political Dialogue Programme Manager, Pat Hynes, was asked by Deputy Sean Crowe, T.D. about the issue of a border poll in the future.
To hear Pat’s response, watch the video here.

 

Pictured at the presentation to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence are (l-r): Pat Hynes, Deputy Niall Collins T.D., Barbara Walshe and Glencree Board member Robin Hanan

 

Recent Events & Activities

November 27, 2019
Ambassador Dialogue Briefing Series
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.
July 17, 2019
Glencree Annual Summer Event: Common Good Common Ground
22/6/19: Glencree's 2019 Annual Summer Event centered on the theme of ‘Common Good, Common Ground’ in which the issues and concerns of people from across the island of Ireland were examined.
May 21, 2019
Celebration of Peace during Royal Visit to Glencree
20/5/19: 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.

More News

June 26, 2020
OPINION: Ireland secures seat at UN Security Council table
“From Cork to the Congo, from Galway to the Gaza strip, from this legislative assembly to the United Nations, Ireland is sending its most talented people to do the world’s most important work – the work of peace” President John F. Kennedy, Address to the Joint Houses of the Oireachtas, 28 […]
May 23, 2020
Podcast: Introduction to Glencree
Glencree was founded on the belief that peace can be achieved through the power of dialogue. Through our podcasts, we want to get a dialogue going around the complex subject of conflict resolution and peacebuilding. 
April 2, 2020
Joint Academic Journal Update
25/6/20: 25 papers from around the world for Academic Journal by Glencree in collaboration with the Irish Centre for Human Rights at NUI Galway. Part of Glencrees Legacy of Violence, Peace IV project, the Journal will be launched at an Academic Seminar at NUI Galway on 26 November.
March 26, 2020
Covid-19/Coronavirus Advisory
7/5/20: Updates and arrangements following the advice of the Irish Government regarding the evolving Covid-19/Coronavirus situation.
March 18, 2020
ABC Radio Interview with Barbara Walshe
16/6/20: Glencree Chair, Barbara Walshe talks about Glencree’s work and the prospect of Irish unification in an interview with well-known Australian radio host Phillip Adams on ABC Late Night Live.
February 20, 2020
Reception for Permanent Representatives of UN Member States
20/2/20: Glencree team attend reception hosted by President Michael D. Higgins, Patron of Glencree, for the Permanent Representatives of UN Member States

February 28, 2020

Glencree presents to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade

Ambitions for the future.
February 27, 2020

Annual Summer Event

Sat 20th June
February 27, 2020

A.G.M.

Fri 3 July
February 27, 2020

Peace Walk

Sun 20th September
February 20, 2020

Reception for Permanent Representatives of UN Member States

20/2/20: Glencree team attend reception hosted by President Michael D. Higgins, Patron of Glencree, for the Permanent Representatives of UN Member States
February 20, 2020

Assistant Programme Manager, Community & Political Dialogue Programme

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.
February 11, 2020

Community and Political Dialogue

February 11, 2020

Peace Education and Young Adults

February 11, 2020

Women’s Leadership

February 11, 2020

Intercultural and Refugee Programme

February 11, 2020

Peace IV – Addressing the Legacy of Violence Through Facilitated Dialogue

February 10, 2020

Southern Voice for Peace