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March 25, 2021
Students meet SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood MP
‘Change is always made because young people make older people very uncomfortable, that’s your job and I would encourage you to do that to us.’ SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood MP advised students in North South Post Primary Schools Civic Action programme 25/3/21: SDLP Leader & MP for Foyle Colum Eastwood […]
March 10, 2021
Students meet Tánaiste Leo Varadkar
N/S Post Primary Schools Civic Action Programme
November 26, 2020
The 2020 Una O’Higgins O’Malley Webinar
November 25, 2020
Glencree All Island Women’s Peacebuilder Network
Women Stepping into Leadership Dialogue Event

As the centenary of 1916 approaches, The Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation hosted an all island event, 1916 and the Ethics of Memory, on Saturday June 27th 2015. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins delivered the opening address

President Higgins’ Speech ‘1916 and the Ethics of Memory’Read Will Devas’ article in the Irish TimesWicklow Voice: President Higgins to address Glencree Centre for Peace and ReconciliationEl Correo Article Listen to Spirit Radio Podcast ‘1916 and the Ethics of Memory’ Listen to BBC Radio Ulster Sunday Sequence [separator style_type=”none” top_margin=”” bottom_margin=”” sep_color=”” icon=”” width=”” class=”” id=””]

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January 26, 2021
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January 10, 2021
Glencree Reaffirms Support for Work of UN Security Council as Ireland Takes Seat for 2-year term
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June 30, 2015

President Michael D Higgins gives opening address at ‘1916 and the Ethics of Memory’ at Glencree

As the centenary of 1916 approaches, The Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation hosted an all island event, 1916 and the Ethics of Memory, on Saturday June 27th 2015. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins delivered the opening address President Higgins’ Speech ‘1916 and the Ethics of Memory’Read Will […]
August 12, 2015

Book Launch in Belfast

The Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation launched its publication ‘Deepening Reconciliation: Reflections on Glencree Peacebuilding’ in Belfast to celebrate its 40th anniversary and underline its continued commitment to peacebuilding in Ireland and around the world. To purchase, please click here Press release[separator style_type=”none” top_margin=”” bottom_margin=”” sep_color=”” icon=”” width=”” class=”” […]
June 7, 2016

Norwegian Ambassador visits Glencree

Ambassador Roald Naess and his wife Venke visited Glencree in June. It was their first time in Glencree and they got a grand tour of the Barrack Building, the site and The German Cemetery and had lunch in the Armoury Café. Accompanied by CEO Will Devas, Chair of the Board, […]
December 7, 2018

A Tribute To Una

2018: The following video is a tribute to one of Glencree's founding members, Ms Una O'Higgins O'Malley, which was launched at our recent inaugural 'Una O'Higgins O'Malley Annual Lecture'.
December 20, 2018

Highlights Footage of our Inaugural Annual Una O’Higgins O’Malley Lecture 2018

Held at Iveagh House on the 27th November, our lecture was at full capacity.  Take a look at the video highlights by clicking on this ‘link‘ you’ll see lots of familiar faces and even some, not so familiar.  Tánaiste and Minister of Foreign Affairs & Trade Simon Coveney, Dr John Bowman and […]
December 31, 2018

Dr John Bowman on ‘Brexit, Lloyd George and the Ulster Question’

Keynote Lecture delivered by Dr John Bowman at the Inaugural Glencree Una O’Higgins O’Malley Annual Lecture, in Iveagh House on 27th November 2018.
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.
November 27, 2019

Relatives of Birmingham Pub Bombing Victims visit Glencree

 
November 28, 2019

Barbara Walshe Podcast

 
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