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Trócaire's Impact

Trócaire supports individuals and communities in over 20 developing countries to live with independence and dignity. In Ireland, we raise awareness about the root causes of poverty and inequality.

Key Facts

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2.8 million

People directly benefitted from Trócaire programmes in 23 developing countries in 2017-2018

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People were reached with humanitarian assistance in countries including Syria, Sudan and Myanmar

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People directly benefitted from our sustainable livelihoods programmes in countries in 15 countries

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Our programmes

Programme Countries

Trócaire works in over 20 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. We work in partnership with local and church organisations to deliver humanitarian assistance and long-term support to communities.

Click on the markers above to find out more about our work in each country.

Key Facts


Students received Trócaire development education sessions in 2016-17


Parishes welcomed Trócaire speakers during Lent 2017 reaching approximately 165,000 parishioners.


People signed a petition for Irish government to stop investing in fossil fuels

In Ireland, Trócaire raises awareness about the injustice of poverty and inequality through our programmes in the Irish education sector, through parish networks and community groups, and through our public campaigning and advocacy work.

Our work in Ireland

Latest updates on our work in Ireland

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