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Global Solidarity: Interview with Chris O Connell

On this edition of Global Solidarity Tony Fitzsimon interviews Chris O Connell about the crackdown on protesters following the recent elections in Honduras which were held in November 26th last. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 19:11 ...

Alexandra Soares – 16th April 2017

On last week’s Global Solidarity with Tony Fitzsimons, Alexandra Soares speaking on the protest organised at the Russian Embassy next Thursday to protest the torture and killing of gay men. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:24 ...

Global Solidarity – Dublin City of Sanctuary

Global Solidarity reports on the launch of Dublin City of Sanctuary on the 13th September in the Phoenix Park, in conjunction with the SARI Soccerfest. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

The Butterfly Effect

In August 2013, through the support of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, Joseph O’Connor and Paul Loughran travelled to Tanzania to discover how one butterfly farming project is educating local communities on the importance of protecting the environment ...

Global Solidarity – Martin O’Brien

Martin O’ Brien is a Human Rights campaigner and Senior Vice President for Programmes with Atlantic Philanthropies He delivered the 7th Annual Dave Ellis Memorial Lecture to staff and Council of FLAC and supporters which included. President Michael ...

Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme 2013/2014 with Minister for Trade & Development Joe Costello T.D

In this interview Eoin Drinan talks with Minister for Trade and Development Joe Costello T.D. Speaking about the 2013/14 student scheme, Minister Costello said; Some of Irelands Top Journalists will deliver a special workshop to students wishing to gain ...

Global Solidarity, August 11th

Rabbi Arik Ascherman, director of Rabbis For Human Rights spoke at a meeting hosted by Trocaire in the Mansion House on Tuesday 6th August, his organisation defends the rights of Palestinian people.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: ...

Global Solidarity, Sunday, 30th June 2013

Burma Action Ireland hosted a public meeting in the Irish Aid Volunteer Centre in O’Connell Street on 26th of June to highlight the plight of the Rohingya people of Burma. Haikel Mansor is studying medicine in Galway University and was first to ...

Global Solidarity LGBT

Tony Fitzsimmons speaks to Dein De Bhairduin, a spokesperson for LGBT PAVEE and ROMA, on Global Solidarity about the difficulties faced by those in LGBT Travelling Community. To find out more information visit lgbtpavee.com . Podcast: Play in new window ...

Racism in Dublin

Pat Guerin interviews Brian Killoran, services manager with the Immigrant Council of Ireland, about the recent appearance of racist posters and graffiti in Dublin. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:41 — 11.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes ...

Signing of the Arms Trade Treaty

Pat Guerin interviews Justin Moran, Communication Coordinator with Amnesty International (Ireland), on Ireland’s signing of the Arms Trade Treaty in the U.N. on Monday, June 3rd 2013. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:18 — ...

“In from the Margins , ROMA in Ireland.”

Pat Guerin interviews Claire Larkin, ROMA Rights Officer with the Cork based immigrant support group, NASC, on it’s recent report “In from the Margins , ROMA in Ireland.” Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:35 — ...