Global Donegal

Global Donegal

There are Donegal people in every walk of life and corner of the world. Whether you do business in Tokyo or live in America, where you come from is part of who you are. 

Make the connection, stay connected. 

Image of nine people standing outside in Boston
Golden Bridges Awards 2012
Image of Anthony O'Callaghan & Cllr. Dessie Larkin
Anthony O'Callaghan & Cllr. Dessie Larkin
Image of Fanad Lighthouse
Fanad Lighthouse - Image courtesy of Martin Flemming
Image of Tip O Neill Monument
Tip O'Neill Monument, Buncrana
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Profile

Why I’m moving back to Donegal after 30 years in Canada

Last spring I left Canada to return to Donegal for four months to answer the question: where is home and where do I belong?

Even though it had been 30 years since I left, I still think of Ireland as home. But Canada is also home, and since I became a Canadian citizen and have two... Read more.

Organisation

Image of visit to Brussels of Michael Heaney, Seamus Neeley and Pat the Cope Gallagher

European affairs has a larger than appreciated impact at sub-national level, with much EU legislation ultimately implemented by councils and with access to available EU funding assuming a greater priority. Consequently, Local Authorities need to maintain strong working linkages with the European... Read more.

Place

black and white image of sign for Commodore John Barry Irish Club

The Society of Commodore John Barry, USN (aka The Irish Center) aims to support programs and activities in the Delaware Valley (includes Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware) which celebrate and promote Irish art, culture, and heritage. The centre has created a welcoming atmosphere to both... Read more.

Article

Lord Provost Sadie Docherty

Image of Lord Provost Sadie Docherty

Cllr. Sadie Docherty a woman with strong family roots in West Donegal, who holds the prestigious role of Lord Provost of Glasgow, was honoured with a Civic Reception at Donegal County Council in Lifford  on May 7th 2013.

She is only the fourth woman in history to hold the position of Lord... Read more.

Project

Green School Flag

Can you help make the connections?

Green Schools is truly international with green flags flying in over fifty countries around the world. Do you recognise the Green Flag?If you do, why not take this chance to make connections between home and abroad? Get in touch with... Read more.