White Paper Submissions

During the course of the White Paper review, the public was invited to make submissions that would be used when drafting the new policy. Below are copies of all these submissions



Ballyfermot College of Further Education

UCD Cathal Brugha 

NUIG Centre for Disability Law and Policy

Trinity College Centre for Global Health

University of Limerick Cenre for Peace and Development Studies

Charles Spillane NUIG

Christine Matz and Eoghan Molloy

DCU School of Law and Government

Development Studies Association of Ireland

Dr Khoo Su Ming NUIG

Dundalk IT

Florence Lynch

Irish-African Partnership

Irish Centre for Human Rights

Mary Immaculate College Limerick

Michael Foley DIT

Michael O'Toole TCD

Niall Roche

Patrick Paul Walsh UCD

Robbie Gilligan TCD

Trinity International Development Initiative

UCC Centre for Global Development

UCC Programme in Planning and Sustainable Development

UCD Development Studies Library

Una Murray

Vanessa Liston TCD



Alphonsine Masaba

Breda Gahan

Cartan Finegan

Cathy Lanigan

Ciaran Dowling

Colin Smith

Daire Higgins

Danny Cusak

David Canny

Frank Phillips

Joe Duane

Joe Manning

John Collins

John Sinnot

Karl Murphy

Kevin Farrell

Lathrop Family

Mary Mclaughlin

Michael Higgins

Michael O'Sullivan

Patrick Davey

Stephen Foskin


International Organisations

Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative

Global Alliance For TB


International Institute for Environment and Development

United Nations High Commissoner for Refugees (UNHCR)

United Nations International Children's Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Volunteer

World Bank

World Resources Institute


Missionary Groups

Children of God Relief Institute

Church of Ireland Bishops Appeal

Columban Fathers

Council for Justice and Peace

Daughters of Charity

Eco Congregation Ireland

Franciscan Missionaries

Irish Missionary Union

Jesuit Missions

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Religious of Sacred heart of Mary

Sisters of Sacred Heart

Viatores Christi




Africa Centre

Age Action Ireland

Amnesty International

CBM Ireland

Childrens Rights Coalition

Christian Aid


Comhlámh Trade Justice Group

Concern Worldwide

Debt and Development Coalition

Development and Intercultural Education project

Development  Education Network Liberia

Development Perspectives

Disability Aid Abroad

Disability Federation Ireland

Disability Inclusion Taskforce



Electric Aid

Evidence Aid

Front Line Defenders

Galway One World Centre


Habitat for Humanity

Handicap International

Hospice Africa Ireland

International Human Rights Network

Irish Coalition for Global Campaign for Education

Irish Council for International Students

Irish Development Education Association

Irish Family Planning Association

Irish Forum for Global Health

Irish League of Credit Unions Foundation

Just Forests

Kenya Debt Relief Coalition

Latin America Solidarity Centre

Liberia Solidarity Group Ireland

Lourdes Youth and Community Services

Mary Robinson Foundation Climate Justice

Medecins Sans Frontieres Ireland

Medical Students for Choice Ireland

National Spiritual Assembly of Baha’is of Ireland

National Youth Council of Ireland

Oxfam Ireland

Plan Ireland

Progressio Ireland

Restless Development

Self Help Africa

Sierra Leone Ireland Partnership


Small Foundation

Social Justice Ireland

Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Stop Climate Chaos


Tearfund Ireland

The Hope Foundation

Transparency International


Trócaire Malawi

Volunteer Corps

Volunteer Missionary Movement

Women’s Human Rights Alliance

World Vision


Political Parties


Fianna Fáil

Joint Committee on European Union Affairs

Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade

Maureen O’Sullivan

Sinn Féin

Veronica Cawley


Private Sector

ASTEC Global Consultancy

Consulting Ireland

Crabtree Capital Limited

Declan Geaney

Ethics Consultancy and Training Ireland




Irish Fair Trade Network

Sonas Innovation

World and Media




Irish Congress of Trade Unions

Irish National Teachers Organisation



Development Education Advisory Committee DEAC

Gender Based Violence (GBV) Consortium

Irish Human Rights Commission