Irish division of Global Brigades International non-profit organisation. We create sustainable social and economic change in third world countries. We train our student volunteers to apply their academic knowledge in a third world context. GB Ireland empowers volunteers with the material, know-how, and support to assess and deliver solutions that provide value while preserving local culture.
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Human Rights Brigades Human Rights Brigades volunteers work with Panamanian lawyers to provide pro-bono legal consulting through a 7 day brigade in Panama. Student volunteers can either join an existing chapter on their campus or create their own chapter and recruit other volunteers. Human Rights Brigades provides services to remote communities using a community focused model, where volunteers shadow and assist lawyers as they provide legal consulting to individual families in the community. Human Rights Brigades primarily works with remote communities that are under resourced and largely unaware of their legal rights. www.globalbrigades.org/
Medical Brigades Medical Brigade volunteers have the opportunity to shadow licensed doctors in medical consultations and assist in a pharmacy under the direction of licensed pharmacists through a one week Medical Brigade in Ghana, Honduras or Panama. Student volunteers can either join an existing Medical Brigades chapter on their campus or create their own chapter and recruit other volunteers. Each of our partner community receives a brigade every 3 to 4 months where hundreds of patients are treated and volunteers deliver public health workshops. Between brigades our in-country team maintains relationships with the communities to provide follow-up and to conduct Community Health Worker (CHW) trainings to empower local leaders to sustain a consistent level of healthcare.
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0 MembersBusiness Brigades at Dublin City University
Business Brigades is a discipline of Global Brigades, the world's largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. The DCU chapter systematically works with more than 300 other university groups around the world to deliver and implement one of nine skill-based programs that benefit 100,000's of Ghanaian, Honduran and Panamanian community members annually Global Business Brigades provides business consulting and strategic investment to support under resourced microenterprises in developing countries while respecting local culture and improving the environment. Focus is in remote and rural communities in Panama, where we partner with other local development organizations to assess, implement and monitor sustainable development projects.
7 MembersHuman Rights Brigades Dublin City University
Human Rights Brigades at University of Dublin City is a discipline of Global Brigades, the world\'s largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. The University of Dublin City chapter systematically works with more than 350 other university groups around the world to deliver and implement one of nine skill-based programs that benefit more than 130,000 Honduran, Panamanian, and Ghanaian community members annually. Human Rights Brigades is a program within Global Brigades. The Human Rights missions is to empower rural communities of East Panama to overcome barriers to justice through educational workshops and legal consult.
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