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Core Indicator Award

  Great News !!! GIVE Ireland has been awarded  the  Core Indicators Award and Comprehensive Compliance Award. These awards officially recognise those signatories to the Comhlámh Code of Good Practice for Volunteer Sending Agencies (CoGP) that have put the core indicators (Core Indicator award) or 85% of all indicators (comprehensive award) in to […]

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2016 Report on Trip to Gambia

GIVE Report 2016

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2015 Report

2015 Report

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2014 Trip to Gambia Reports

Click below to get a report from the volunteers who traveled to the Gambia in January and February 2014   2014 report

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2013 Trip to Gambia/ Reports

  Click below to get a report from the volunteers who traveled to the Gambia in January and February 2013   GIVE REPORT 2013

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GIVE’s PLAN FOR 2013/2014

GIVE’s PLAN FOR 2013/2014   Overview:   Subject to agreement with our Gambian hosts and partners, it is provisionally planned to have two groups of volunteers going to The Gambia in early 2014  staying at the BB Hotel.  The BB Hotel has guaranteed 20 rooms for each […]

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Workshops in Nursery Education November – December 2012

On November 7th three of us, all retired teachers, headed out to The Gambia to run workshops in Nursery Education. Sixty seven nursery teachers attended the workshops over a period of three weeks, the first two  in Banjul and the third in Bwiam, about 115km inland.The workshops […]

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Presidents of the Teacher Unions meet Joe Griffin and Jim Henry of GIVE

January 7th 2013 Unions unite to support education initiative in the Gambia by GIVE. Pictured above are the presidents of the three teacher unions in Ireland with Mr. Joe Griffin, Ms. Renee Hickey Gormley and Mr. Jim Henry of GIVE.

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Gambia Trip 2013

On the 9th January 2013 we are all set for the latest trip to the Gambia.  There are 31 people travelling on this occasion, a big increase from last year.  Everyone is looking forward to a very interesting time where all their years of teaching experience will […]

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Fundraising Quiz

Thursday 15th November 2012, Scoil Bhríde, Kill, Co. Kildare ran a fundraising quiz for GIVE.  The funds raised were for the purchase of 10 laptops to be used in the Skill Centres in The Gambia.  The laptops have now been purchased and distributed among the volunteers who […]

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