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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

The Glencree Story …the work goes on.

‘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 […]

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

Promoting Women in Peace Mediation

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 […]

By |June 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

John Hume Lecture 2018

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 […]

By |June 1st, 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