The ILCU International Development Foundation is a member of Dóchas, the umbrella organisation for Irish international non-government organisations (NGOs). The Foundation is a signatory to the Dóchas Code of Conduct on images and messages.
As a development NGO we commit to a set of principles, ensuring that we will avoid stereotypical or sensational images. The Code of Conduct’s guiding principles stipulate that choices of images and messages will be made based on the paramount principles of:
The adoption of the Code means that we will choose images and messages that represent the full complexity of the situations in which we work, and that they will seek the permission of the people portrayed in the photos they use.
Accordingly, in all our communications and where practical and reasonable within the need to reflect reality, we strive to:
For more information click on the following Code of Conduct on Images and Messages.
If you have any issues, or general feedback, regarding our use of images and messages, either online or offline, please get in touch.
Phone: +353 1 614 6700
Post: International Development Foundation, Irish League of Credit Unions, 33-41 Lower Mount St., Dublin 2