St. Kevin’s Reformatory operated in Glencree from 1859-1940. We invite anyone with memories of it, former relatives, teachers, caretakers, workers, who had association to come and share it’s history.
This event is the start of an exploration of the historic heritage of the Glencree Centre with particular […]
The Annual Report illustrates once again, the ever increasing level of activity across all of the programmes in Glencree. During the course of the year, programme staff were involved in areas of work ranging from Cultural Integration, Working with Women, Legacy of Violence, Peace Education and Political Dialogue.
‘The Glencee Story‘ is a short video to illustrate the rich history and the vital work of the Republic of Ireland’s only Peace Centre, the Glencree Centre for Peace & Reconciliation.
Glencree is a place that focuses on dialogue and difficult conversations as a way of deepening reconciliation and building relationships across the island of Ireland, the […]
Glencree’s CEO Naoimh McNamee and Glencree Women’s Programme Coordinator Phil Killeen, attended the Irish School of Ecumenics, Trinity College Dublin event entitled, ‘Promoting Women in Peace Mediation: The Importance of Networks’. The event took place on June 1st and was organised by the Conflict Resolution Unit of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Below are […]
The 2018 John Hume lecture, given by Professor Paul Arthur, took place in NUI Maynooth last May 22nd, marking the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Good Friday Agreement.
The lecture celebrates John Hume’s political work and contribution to the peace process.
In attendance were our own Pat Hynes and […]
On the 18th April we held a seminar in the IHREC entitled, ‘Deepening Understanding of Human Rights and Equality for the Muslim Communities of Ireland’. This was a very well attended event as was today’s follow-up here at Glencree Centre. Today, we delved further to continue our exploration and discussion of these very important key […]
“Deepening Understanding of Human Rights and Equality for the Muslim Communities of Ireland”
Months of meticulous planning and preparation by Nadette Foley and Louise Keating, who spearheaded the Glencree Interfaith Human Rights and Equality Project, with the support of their team colleagues, resulted in an amazing attendance of the event on Wednesday 18th April 2018.
Diverse leaders […]