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Trócaire Funders

We work with a variety of trusts, governments and institutional funders to transform the lives of people in the developing world. Our donors include the following:

Irish Aid

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Trócaire and Irish Aid work together to eradicate poverty and inequality in the developing world. 

Read more about the Trócaire work Irish Aid supports

UK Aid

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Run by the Department for International Development (DFID), UK Aid leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. 

Read more about the funding Trócaire receives from DFID

European Union

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Trócaire receives funding from the European Union (EU) through a number of different funding sources, including  ECHO Offices in the field. 

Read more about Trócaire's relationship with the EU

Read about the EU Aid Volunteer Programme

Big Lottery Fund (BIG)

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BIG awards resources to projects supporting health, education, environment and charitable purposes. BIG is a non-departmental public body sponsored by the UK Cabinet Office. 

Visit the Big Lottery Fund website

Comic Relief

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Comic Relief is a major charity based in the UK which strives to create a just world free from poverty. 

Visit the Comic Relief website

Australian Government

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Trócaire and the Australian Government work together to eradicate poverty and inequality. Our funding relationship began in 2014. 

Find out more about the Australia Aid programme


Electric Ireland

ElectricAid is a development funding agency lead by Electric Ireland staff. It funds projects worldwide and in Ireland. ElectricAid has been working closely with Trócaire since 2005 supporting projects that provide long-term  sustainable improvement on basic infrastructure, education, energy, microfinance or food security, Trócaire  is proud to hold a special partner status with ElectricAid. 

Visit the ElectricAid website


See page 88 of our 2018-19 Financial Statements for the most up-to-date list of funders including UN agencies, Caritas agencies and other groups.