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. 

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Golden Bridges Awards 2012
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Anthony O'Callaghan & Cllr. Dessie Larkin
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Fanad Lighthouse - Image courtesy of Martin Flemming
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Tip O'Neill Monument, Buncrana
Donegal Connect Festival - 27th Sept - 6th October 2019
Donegal Connect Festival - 27th Sept - 6th October 2019
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Profile

General Martin E Dempsey in uniform

General Martin E. Dempsey (B. Jersey City, USA 1952) While Irish people may not have heard of General Dempsey, this notable member of our Diaspora was a household name in the US.   He was Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the highest-ranking military officer in the United States.  Previous... Read more.

Organisation

Image of Judy McGroarty, Daniel O'Donnel and Kate Boyle holding a Donegal flag in front of an Irish in Birmingham Banner

The Irish in Birmingham is a charity that provides welfare and cultural services to the community in Birmingham and surrounding areas. Originally from Dungloe, Kate Boyle now lives in Birmingham and works as a Health Enablement Worker for the charity. Her work entails many roles but her main is... Read more.

Place

Tip O'Neill Monument Buncrana

T.P. O’Neill (1912-1994) Irish American Politician (1926-1987) & Speaker (Leader) of the American House of Representatives (1977-1987)

For 10 years Tip O’Neill was, as Speaker of the American House of Representatives, the 3rd most powerful politician... Read more.

Article

Donegal County Council wins prestigious Esri Storymaps accolade

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Donegal County Council has won the Esri Storymap’s accolade for the “The Hills of Donegal” 3D Map at the International User Conference, San Diego.

Esri revealed the winners of its Storytelling with Maps Contest yesterday at the Esri User Conference,... Read more.

Project

Creative Summit is a network based in the north of Sweden, just south of the Arctic Circle with a long history of storytelling. Companies in our network are working with global brands, all over the world. We firmly believe that bringing people together is vital for sharing knowledge, inspiration... Read more.