Discover the background timeline of how the Truth Recovery Programme came about through a series of publications and reports.

Truth Recovery Design Panel

March 2021 to 5 Oct 2021

Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes, Magdalene Laundries, Workhouses, Pathways. Report recommendations

Approval sought, agreement, independent investigation, co-design, timescale


Mother and Baby Homes

June 2014

Media in Republic of Ireland. What about NI?

Legislation - International Abuse Act (NI) 2013

Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry


Over 18's, victims and survivors of abuse, scoping work

Historical Institutional Abuse (HIA)

31 May 2012 (terms of reference)

Systematic failings, Magdalene Laundries, under 18s