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Louise Archbold Irish public invited to delve into archival treasures
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 16th November 2017
PRESS RELEASE Thursday, 16th November 2017 Irish public invited to delve into archival treasures Explore Your Archive campaign celebrates the role of archives in preserving Irish history The Archives and Records Association, Ireland (ARAI) has today (16.11.17) launched Explore Your Archive 2017. The week-long campaign, which runs from Saturday, 18th November to Sunday, 26th November 2017, aims to highlight and celebrate the unique potential of archives to tell exciting stories,…
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Pennie McGonagle HIV Ireland calls for Government action as national survey finds stigma continues to impact on people living with HIV
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 29th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE  Thursday, 28th September 2017 HIV Ireland calls for Government action as national survey finds stigma continues to impact on people living with HIV  17 per cent of HIV positive people say they have felt suicidal in the last year HIV Ireland is calling on the Government to provide additional resources for HIV prevention, education and care after its ‘HIV in Ireland Survey 2017’ revealed the impact that stigma…
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David O'Donnell Employers urged to shield staff who speak up about wrongdoing in the workplace
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 28th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Thursday, 28th September 2017 Employers urged to shield staff who speak up about wrongdoing in the workplace Transparency International Ireland to work with employers in protecting workers who speak up Over 30,000 people working in Irish businesses and not-for-profit organisations are estimated to have suffered as a result of disclosing wrongdoing during their career, according to results from Transparency International (TI) Ireland’s Integrity at Work Survey 2016. The…
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Robert Higgins Press Release: IPRT event highlights employer experience of hiring ex-offenders
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 27th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 26th September 2017 IPRT event highlights employer experience of hiring ex-offenders Irish employers are missing out on a wealth of untapped potential, talent and skills if they exclude people with convictions from interview lists. That’s according to Acting Director of the Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT), Fíona Ní Chinnéide, who was speaking at a seminar hosted by the IPRT today (26.09.17). The event, entitled ‘Working with Conviction’,…
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Louise Archbold County Museum Dundalk celebrates Dundalk FC with ‘One Team, One Dream’ exhibition
By: | DHR News, Press Releases | 27th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, 27th September 2017 County Museum Dundalk celebrates Dundalk FC with ‘One Team, One Dream’ exhibition League of Ireland current champions Dundalk FC have been honoured in their home town with an exhibition at County Museum Dundalk celebrating the club’s history. Entitled ‘One Team, One Dream’, the exhibition was launched last night (26.09.17) by former president of the FAI, Des Casey. With more than 50 trophy wins –…
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Robert Higgins National Library to host series of poetry events this autumn
By: | DHR News, Featured, Press Releases | 20th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 19th September 2017 National Library to host series of poetry events this autumn The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has today (19.09.17) announced that it will host a series of poetry events this autumn. The programme will be headlined by a special celebration to mark ten years of Poetry Aloud, the annual poetry speaking competition for post-primary schools, organised by the NLI in partnership with Poetry Ireland.…
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Robert Higgins Francis Street neighbours join together for Dublin PARK(ing) Day 2017
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 15th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Friday, 15th September 2017 Francis Street neighbours join together for Dublin PARK(ing) Day 2017 DHR Communications, Cuckoo Events and Oxfam Francis Street have today (15.09.17) joined forces to take part in this year’s Dublin PARK(ing) Day event, creating a temporary pop-up bathroom in a parking space on Francis Street, Dublin 8. The theme of the pop-up was inspired by the quiet and tranquillity of one’s bathroom, which most…
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Robert Higgins Community-sourced ‘Photo Detectives’ exhibition reveals striking images of Irish life
By: | Clients, Featured, Press Releases | 13th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE  Wednesday, 13th September 2017 Community-sourced ‘Photo Detectives’ exhibition reveals striking images of Irish life The National Library of Ireland (NLI)’s National Photographic Archive has today (13.09.17) opened ‘Photo Detectives’, its first community-sourced exhibition of photographs and stories. ‘Photo Detectives’ celebrates the NLI’s rich photographic collections and highlights the work of the dedicated global research community which has contributed significantly to uncovering details about the photographs in the Library’s…
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Pennie McGonagle Joint call for national advocacy strategy for children of prisoners
By: | Featured, Press Releases | 8th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, 6th September 2017 Joint call for national advocacy strategy for children of prisoners Specific targeted supports in education, health, social protection and social welfare are required for children with a parent in prison, according to the Children’s Rights Alliance, Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT) and UCC Law School academics. Together, IPRT, Children’s Rights Alliance and Dr Fiona Donson and Dr Aisling Parkes, School of Law, University College…
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Pennie McGonagle National Library and National Museum to mark 140th anniversary with a joint programme of family-friendly activities
By: | Press Releases | 2nd August 2017
PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 1st August 2017 National Library and National Museum to mark 140th anniversary with a joint programme of family-friendly activities The National Library of Ireland (NLI) and National Museum of Ireland (NMI) have today (01.08.17) announced that they will host a joint programme of family-friendly activities on Saturday, 12th August to mark the 140th anniversary of their founding legislation. Both institutions were established under the 1877 Dublin Science…
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