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WE’RE ON AIR

Tune in Tonight: RTE Radio 1 @ 10.00pm.
Presenter Michael Comyn of ‘The Leap of Faith’ visits the German Military Cemetery with local historian Frank Tracy in advance of German Remembrance Day this Sunday November 18th, commemorating victims of war and violence. Our Chair, Barbara Walshe talks about how faith can influence forgiveness and how competitive […]

By |November 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Press Release – Events 17/18 November 2018

Lessons for a Peaceful Europe 100 years after World War 1

 

Have we learnt anything from the tragedy and legacy of the First World War? Are we condemned to repeat it in another form? Are we doing enough to keep the European project alive?

 

Glencree is delighted to join the German Embassy, the Lutheran Church in Ireland, […]

By |November 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MEDIA STATEMENT – Glencree Aiming to Become Leading Peace Centre in Ireland & Europe

Glencree Aiming to Become Leading Peace Centre in Ireland & Europe

  • British-Irish relations at most critical point in 50 years
  • Glencree to continue sharing peacebuilding expertise globally
  • Additional funding vital to support Republic’s only dedicated peace centre

Glencree, Ireland. 8 October 2018.  Glencree, the Republic of Ireland’s only centre dedicated to peace and reconciliation, today launched […]

By |October 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

St. Kevin’s Bell told the time across the Glencree Valley (1859)

By |August 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Volunteers Needed

By |August 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Glencree Peace Walk

By |August 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Stories from St. Kevin’s Reformatory

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 […]

By |August 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Annual Report 2017

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.

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By |July 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IHREC Follow-up Event

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 […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Visiting Artist Dr. Christina Henri

Dr Christina Henri is currently visiting Ireland from Hobart, Tasmania. Her work involves highlighting the lives of impoverished women who were deported to Australia and Tasmania from across the island of Ireland, Wales, England and Scotland. Many were sent before and after the Famine in Ireland. To signify the women and babies who sometimes died […]

By |March 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments