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# Irish Aid

This week
14th July 2024 - 16th July 2024
Miriam Donohoe: How Ireland has helped transform lives in Karamoja, Uganda’s poorest region
Miriam Donohoe
This year
Tánaiste asks Jordanian King to help get Irish aid air-dropped into Gaza
Tánaiste confirms Ireland 'actively' working with Jordan to drop Irish aid into Gaza
Planning underway for Ireland to provide aid for international air drops into Gaza
Department of Foreign Affairs officials in the Middle East are involved in the operation and it is believed they have requested some military assistance.
Last year
Ireland is increasing its foreign aid budget by €60 million to €776.5m
Ireland to provide €2 million of Irish Aid to support Morocco following devastating earthquake
All time
Conflict, climate change and pandemic led to boost in Irish foreign aid
'Race against time' to avert a catastrophic climate change-induced famine in Kenya
Coveney 'concerned' over Israel's labelling of Palestinian NGOs as terrorist organisations
Ireland to provide €1.5 million in emergency support for people in Gaza Strip
GOAL: We hope to learn lessons from the west when tackling any African Covid-19 outbreak
Dr Enida Friel
Simon Coveney in Jordan: '80,000 live in Zaatari refugee camp. That's the same population as Galway City'
Simon Coveney
'It's a job like no other': Irish experts who help respond to humanitarian crises
Meet the 23-year-old woman clearing mines from a war she doesn't remember
Ireland to give more money towards Yemen crisis as Irish aid set to jump next year
Ireland gives €5.5 million in aid to crises in Chad and Central African Republic
'I was haunted by the blood I caused by circumcising girls'
Ireland pledges €2 million to 'forgotten humanitarian crisis' in Yemen
Charity boss praises Ireland's response to Haiti disaster, while calling world response a 'disgrace'
Barry Andrews has resigned as head of Goal over US Government inquiry
Ireland has given over half a billion in international aid over the past year
Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?)
All Irish citizens in Nepal are safe, as 1,000 Europeans remain missing
Finding out about volunteering overseas just got a hell of a lot easier thanks to a new hashtag
'We should be worried about Ebola - but for Africa, not ourselves'
A worker from Irish aid agency Concern has died from a suspected case of Ebola in Liberia
Irish people have no idea how much we spend on foreign aid
Ireland commits a further €144K to fight worst Ebola outbreak in history
Ireland gave more than €637m in overseas aid last year
Column: The forgotten crises that don't make the evening news still deserve our attention
Joe Costello
Ireland is to send €3 million more aid to the Philippines
Almost 10 years on from the Asian tsunami: what's happening to coastal fishing villages?
'Not appropriate' to cut Irish aid to Uganda over anti-gay laws
'We genuinely closed the Vatican embassy for cost reasons... but no one believes us'
The numbers that show how UNICEF helps the world's poorest children
Irish aid with strings attached: Should Ireland help countries that deny gay rights?
Irish students help to train Mozambique’s first ever optometrists
Irish officials flying out to Philippines to assess aid strategy
'That dive guide is now homeless. So is the waitress who made your mango shakes and chatted about her kids'
In the wake of the storm: Before and after photos of Irish bar show extent of Philippines devastation