Pavee Point

Unlocking potential in the Traveller community

2012 - 2015

Pavee Point is the leading Traveller support agency in Ireland. They work to ensure Travellers and Roma are recognised and respected as minority ethnic groups and enjoy full access to their human rights. Human development indicators related to education are extremely low in the Traveller community when compared to the general population. HDF provided funding support for the National Traveller Education Advocacy Initiative to increase opportunities for Travellers to reach their full potential in the education system.


The first US summit to end female genital mutilation

The momentum generated by summits like this is the lifeblood of change. At the heart of the movement to end FGM are the survivors who represent the most vulnerable and at risk – those without a platform to speak. Activists…

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Launch of the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children

The Global Partnership today also launched the new INSPIRE package of seven proven strategies to prevent violence against children, created with the World Health Organisation (WHO), the CDC, End Violence Against Children, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), The U.S….

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