Cement Roadstone Holdings (CRH), Dublin
The Irish Council for Justice and Peace
Trócaire staff in Maynooth
Vespers in the Greek Orthodox Church, Dublin
0815: Meeting with David Begg, General Secretary, Irish Congress of Trade Unions and Jack O’Connor, President, Irish Congress of Trade Unions
1000: Meeting with Cement Roadstone Holdings (CRH) directors at the company’s European Materials head office in Dublin
The church leaders asked CRH to divest from its Israeli subsidiary Mashav Initiative and Development Ltd, the holding company which owns a significant minority shareholding in Israel’s sole cement company Nesher Israel Cement Enterprises Ltd. Nesher supplies the cement used in the construction of Israel’s apartheid wall, its matrix of illegal settlements, and other instruments employed in the occupation of Palestine.
12 noon: Maynouth - Meeting with the Irish Council for Justice and Peace ( a committee of the Irish Bishops Conference) and Trócaire Staff.
Many thanks to Bill Kemmy (Kildare and Leighlin Diocese http://www.kandle.ie) for making this video and allowing us to show it
1900: Vespers in honour of St Philoumenos, Hieromartyr of Jacob’s Well, Nablus, at the Greek Orthodox Church, Arbour Hill, Dublin