Our international work has been curtailed due to Covid however we keep our links via the web and deliver virtual workshops with many of the women who participated in our programmes. In Monica’s book ‘Stand Up, Speak Out’, she tells the international story in her final chapter.
Professor Monica McWilliams is a highly skilled consultant with over twenty years’ experience in human rights, negotiation and conflict resolution and extensive overseas experience with national human rights institutions and international organisations. She was a visiting Professor in Human Rights at the University of Chicago for the Spring Semester 2014. She has been involved in Training and Capacity building on gender based violence with civic society organisations in a range of conflict societies.
Monica advised the Irish Ambassador in Uganda in developing the work of the Ugandan Human Rights Commission and delivered presentations to foreign diplomats and delegations on the Northern Ireland Peace Process.
While Mary was with the Institute of Public Administration in Dublin, she worked on a range of international programmes throughout Europe and in Africa.