President Higgins addressed a virtual event hosted by Concern Worldwide.
Entitled “Concern Global Gala: Unite to Fight Hunger”, the event aimed to showcase the transformative power of international development cooperation in general, and the work of Irish aid agency Concern in particular.
In 2018, President Higgins also addressed a Concern conference. Click here to read more about that event.
- President addresses UN meeting on universal access to COVID-19 health technologies, September 2020
- President delivers the keynote address at Concern Worldwide’s 50th anniversary conference, September 2018
- President hosts a reception for Concern on the occasion of the organisation’s 50th anniversary, March 2018
- President's speeches at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, May 2016
- President attends and delivers a keynote address the 10th UNCTAD Debt Management Conference, November 2015
- President's address to the Irish Humanitarian Summit, July 2015
- President opens the European Year of Development, January 2015
- Remarks at the Hunger-Nutrition-Climate Justice Conference, April 2013