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What we do

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

Our Impact Overseas

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2.6 million

People directly benefitted from Trócaire programmes in 23 developing countries in 2016-2017

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1,040,000

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

Individuals basic rights

688,000

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

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.

Our impact in Ireland

2,891

Students received Trócaire development education sessions in 2016-17

148

Parishes welcomed Trócaire speakers at 486 masses during Lent 2016

10,000

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

Our work in Ireland

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.

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