Posts by Colm O'Gorman

O'Gorman, Colm

Colm O'Gorman     @colmogorman

Colm O'Gorman is the Executive Director of Amnesty International Ireland. O'Gorman founded One in Four, an Irish charity which supports men and women who have been sexually abused and/or suffered sexual violence. He is the former director of One in Four. He was a senator in 2007, representing the Progressive Democrats.


Guest post by Colm O'Gorman: Linking human rights and economics

Colm O'Gorman 07/07/2011

Colm O'Gorman: We do not know where money allocated in the Irish budget goes. We do not know how effective it is, whether it gets to where it is needed, or how its impact is monitored. A survey carried out for Amnesty International late last year by Lansdowne found that 81 per cent of people felt they did not understand how Government ministers …



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