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Expressions of interest sought for position of Chairperson of the Audit and Risk Committee

Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC)IHREC is seeking expressions of interest from experienced and qualified persons (possessing an accounting and/or auditing qualification and/or other relevant qualifications) who are willing to offer their services in the role of Chairperson of the IHREC Audit and Risk Committee.

This is an important specialist, non executive and voluntary role within arrangements
intended to ensure best practice in audit and corporate governance in IHREC.

Details of the position including the qualifications and experience required can be found in this notice

Any interested party should contact IHREC by e-mail to David Carolan ( by Tuesday 30th of September 2014.

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Request for Tender (RfT) for Overseas Capacity Development Project Lead (Supported by Irish Aid)

The Irish Human Rights Commission ("IHRC") and Equality Authority invite tenders for an Overseas Capacity Development Project Lead working in partnership with the National Human Rights Commissions of Sierra Leone and Malawi. RfT document and specification available below:

Responses are by email only and should be sent clearly marked "Project Lead - Overseas Capacity Building Programme". Responses shall be submitted not later than 17 September 2014 to Mr David Carolan at


RfT Document