Conor O’Neill

Conor O’Neill is Head of Policy & Advocacy at Christian Aid Ireland, an international aid and development organisation. He leads CAI’s work on climate change and economic justice, focusing on issues of corporate accountability, tax avoidance and human rights. He previously worked as a researcher in the Oireachtas, in the EU institutions and with a human rights NGO in Brussels, and has a BA and an MSc in Politics from Trinity College, Dublin. Christian Aid has been one of Ireland’s leading campaigning organisations on tax justice, highlighting the impact of avoidance on global inequality.


  • Breakout 2D:  Beyond extractivism: how can rethinking growth help us to end destructive resource, energy and financial extraction in Ireland and globally? How can ‘sufficiency’-based consumption be achieved in high-income countries?