Doireann joined Conciliation Resources in August 2016. Prior to that she spent three years working for the UK-based conflict prevention organisation, Saferworld, as coordinator of community security programmes in Abkhazia and South Ossetia in the South Caucasus.
From 2010-2011 she spent a year working with IDPs in Georgia and following that she was involved with Irish-based NGOs, Comhlámh, and Voluntary Service International. With VSI she worked to provide opportunities for Abkhaz students to participate in international youth activities in Ireland under the framework of the European Commission Youth in Action programme.
Doireann has a BA in Irish and History from Trinity College, Dublin and an MA in Central and Eastern European studies from the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. Languages other than English: Irish, Russian, Polish