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Irish Aid

Trócaire and Irish Aid, the Irish Government’s programme for overseas development.

Irish Aid Somalia

Irish Aid is the Irish Government's programme for overseas development and humanitarian support. It is funded by the Irish taxpayer.

Irish Aid is Trócaire's largest institutional funder, with €21.5m provided to our programmes in 2018/19. This breaks down as €16.6m for development programmes and €4.9m for humanitarian programmes. 

This funding is being used by Trócaire to deliver programmes and projects in the areas of:

Justice & Human Rights
Resource Use & Rights
Women's Empowerment
Humanitarian Response


Examples of Irish Aid-funded work