Maynooth, Co. Kildare W23 NX63

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Muireann Kirrane

Added on: Sep 16, 2015

Last Updated: Aug 16, 2019

Trócaire was set up in 1973 as a charity to express the concern of the Irish Catholic Church for the suffering of people living in the world’s poorest regions.

Today Trócaire works in partnership with local and church organisations, supporting communities in over 20 developing countries across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East to bring about lasting change.


Deirdre Clancy

Deirdre is a Governance and Human Rights Advisor at Trócaire, based in Maynooth Ireland.


Denis Kioko

A Policy, Advocacy & Partnerships professional specialized in supporting counties to develop strategic plans and budget advocacy work with over 7 years of experience. Currently working as an adviser on Policy & Advocacy in Trocaire Kenya.


Hilary Daly

I work as a governance and human rights advisor with Trocaire, the official overseas development agency of the Irish Catholic Church. We support governance and human rights programmes in 17 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. I am looking to develop our knowledge base on m/e tools for access to justice and sharing our existing knowledge with others


Martina O'Donoghue

Programme Manager


Mengistu Gobena

I am Mengistu Gonsamo, working currently at CAFOD, SCIAF and Trocaire as Civil society development programme coordinator. I have more than twenty years of experience in teaching, training and community development. The following are key areas of experience/expertise: - Asset based and community driven development, - Peace building, - Social accountability monitoring, - Monitoring and evaluation, - Women's economic and social empowerment, - Food security, - Trainer and facilitator in diverse fields of community development I have gained both theoretical and practical skills in the above areas through formal training and working with diverse community members, local and international organizations.


Muireann Kirrane

Part of the Programme Team in Trocaire, focused on Resource Rights


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