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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.

The Ruben Centre continues its COVID response in Mukuru

Over the past year, the Ruben Centre in Nairobi, Kenya has adapted and facilitated several interventions to mitigate the spread of COVID in their community and to promote accurate information on the pandemic.

New Home for the Edmund Rice Mission Capacity Development Project

The Congregation Leadership Team of the Christian Brothers (CLT) and the Board of Directors of Edmund Rice Development (ERD) made a joint decision to transfer the governance of the Capacity Development Project to ERD as of January 1, 2021.

ERD Board and Staff Update

We have had a number of exciting changes to the ERD Board and Staff over the last year.


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.

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