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Final 2014 Team READY!

The last team of 2014 is now on-track to depart from Timor Leste in a couple of weeks. It has been a bit of a ride for this last team – administration problems, recalcitrant passports containing one too many numbers for online forms and scary health issues have all contributed to the stress of preparation for this team. 240 more words


Those of us who attended last night’s function are still stunned by the sheer grandeur of the event. The huge attendance, the generous support from donors, and the fabulous MC, all contributed to making last night’s event a huge success. 240 more words

Government still on the standing warpath

O (R o.t.a) v. Secretary of State for International Development EWHC 2371 (QB) 14 July 2014  read judgment

One proposal of the Lord Chancellor on reforming judicial review last year was the narrowing of the tests for standing, namely the ability to come to court and complain about some public law unlawfulness: see, e.g. 1,116 more words

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Dinner with the PM

All of us who are involved in the Timor Leste Dental Program are very excited. As all our friends and supporters are well aware, we have been looking for funding for Troopie 2, for a new compressor and for the general running of the program. 55 more words

Is Asking for Donations Right or Wrong?

Reflections and Conversations around Finding Irish Frames

Guest blog by Caroline Murphy.

(Part 1 – Read part 2 here)


The recent Finding Irish Frames report… 808 more words