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Governance Training in Edmund Rice Mission

Mission Coordinators and partners identified an urgent need to build the governance capacity of Edmund Rice development projects in 2019 and 2020. In response to this, a global vision for governance training was articulated.

Facilitating the Voices of Young People at COP26

The Edmund Rice Network actively engaged in climate activism leading up to COP26, the UN’s Climate Change Conference, which took place in November in Glasgow, Scotland.

Irish Schools Support Edmund Rice Mission in India

Ardscoil Rís in Limerick and Ardscoil Na Mara in Tramore have both generously raised funds for Edmund Rice Mission projects in India. These funds are currently supporting two projects in need of funding especially in the context of COVID-19.

Letter from the ERD Board Chair

In mid-October, Br. John Casey was appointed as ERD Board Chair, succeeding Mr. John Cooley who recently stepped down after many years of service.

Building Capacity in the Latin America Mission Area

Recognising the need to build capacity in international development, six personnel from the Latin America Mission Area enrolled in a seven-month course in 'Design and Management of Social Projects' through the Pontifical Catholic University in Peru.

News and Events from the Edmund Rice Network

Dóchas MembershipWe are delighted in ERD that our application to become members of Dóchas ...

Farewell to John Cooley, Second ERD Chair

We look back at John's legacy at ERD and thank him for his years of service to Edmund Rice Network.  

Africa Province Strategic Planning

Throughout 2020 and 2021, the Africa Province Mission Office have led the Africa Province Strategic Planning process. From project staff to funding partners, the strategic planning process involved participation from stakeholders from all the world in a collaborative way.

COVID Response in Peru

In Peru, many of the beneficiaries of the Fe y Alegría project are still struggling with the social and economic impacts of the pandemic. While the project continues to provide support to students and families remotely, it also has provided material support to meet a crucial need.


Edmund Rice Development is a registered company limited by guarantee. Registered in Ireland, Registered Charity Number: 20071004, Company Number: 463400, Revenue Charitable Tax Exemption Number: CHY18492, Registered Address: 23 St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, D02 AR55.

Edmund Rice Development is a registered company limited by guarantee registered in the UK & Wales, Charity Reg. No. 1098358, Co. Reg. No: 4229228, Registered Address: 3rd Floor, New Oxford House, 75 Dale St, Liverpool L2 2HT, England.

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