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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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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.

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July 17, 2020
Request for Tenders
17/07/20: Glencree invites tenders to research international / global peace centres and peace education bodies to inform and support this strategic planning process.
July 2, 2020
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June 26, 2020
OPINION: Ireland secures seat at UN Security Council table
26/6/20: Barbara Walshe, Chair of Glencree comments following Ireland's successful bid for a seat on the UN Security Council
May 23, 2020
Podcast: Introduction to Glencree
23/05/20: 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.

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.
November 27, 2019

Relatives of Birmingham Pub Bombing Victims visit Glencree

 
November 28, 2019

Barbara Walshe Podcast

 
February 27, 2020

A.G.M.

Fri 3 July
February 27, 2020

Annual Summer Event

Sat 20th June