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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


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

Our Programmes

Humanitarian response

Humanitarian Response

Providing emergency aid and supporting recovery in countries affected by natural disaster or conflict.

Empowering women

Women's empowerment

Working with women and men to eliminate inequalities that keep women poor and marginalised.

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Food & resource rights

Supporting communities to gain access to food, land, and vital natural resources and cope with the effects of climate change.

Justice and human rights

Justice and human rights

Supporting people and communities to demand government accountability and to challenge human rights violations.

In Ireland, Trócaire raises awareness about the injustice of poverty and inequality through our programmes in the Irish education sector.

Our work in Ireland

Latest stories of impact

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