SDG Advocate Programme 2018

SDG Advocate programme 2018

Are you a change maker in your community?

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge?

Do you want to join Ireland’s network of active citizens and create long lasting change within your community?

Apply today to become an Irish SDG Advocate.

This innovative project will bring advocates together for transformative training's in Ireland and overseas in Tanzania and Vietnam.

Find out more information and apply through the links below.

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This year the SDG advocate programme sees twenty two of Irelands change makers undergo a nine month development education programme. This programme allows advocates to deepen their understanding of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, development education and transformative change.

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Our Programme Model

Residential Training

Two residential weekends offer space for advocates to begin to critically analyse and discuss the Sustainable Development Goals & our role as active citizens and begin the process of project implementation.

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The programme offers two days mentoring for advocates. Both days provide support and guidance as advocates begin to implement projects in communities across Ireland. This is followed by continued online support and guidance.

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National Showcase Event

On the 23rd of Feburary the SDG advocate programme will host an end of year showcase event. This national showcase event will invite members of the public and of the development sector to meet this years advocates and find out about each of the projects.

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Meet The Advocates of 2018

Heather Griffin

Patrick Mulvihill

Aileen Maughan

Maria Connolly

Cathal O'Hagan

David Donnelly

Thomas Noone

Callie Crawley

Aileen Devaney

Emer Mulligan

Adeleh Mohammadi

Ciara Ellen Wallace

Seána Carty

Cian McKenna

Bebi Licky

David McGovern

Ailís Gavin

Feargal Norton

Michelle Jackson

Deirdre Casey

Lisa O'Rourke

Meet The Advocates of 2017

Amy McAuley

Leah Murphy

Orla Breslin

Nicole Chatham

Brian O'Connor

Vanessa Mulhall

Anna Delaney

Maria Dempsey

Rachel Hanerty

Ava McCann

Fiona Higgins

Shane Burke

Eamon Moloney

Grainne O'Callaghan

Shane Walsh