Will Ireland really have the courage to help eradicate poverty by 2030?
Published 25/09/2015 | 18:42
This week the Taoiseach joined 153 world leaders in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals.
The ambitious global goals, if properly implemented, could eradicate poverty, address the creeping destruction of climate change, achieve gender equality and end hunger by 2030.
This is not just about the “over there”, the parts of the world we associate with people trapped by grinding poverty, with the cards stacked against them in every way imaginable.