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The gift of giving: Ireland's €25 million to this year's worst crises
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The gift of giving: Ireland's €25 million to this year's worst crises

Dec 25th 2016, 9:00 PM 7,366 Views 11 Comments

Even though these international crises are overseas, Ireland has shown that these are issues close to home through their 2016 donations.

Ireland has given over half a billion in international aid over the past year
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Ireland has given over half a billion in international aid over the past year

Aug 29th 2016, 8:32 PM 17,782 Views 93 Comments

A total of €647.51 million was allocated to international development causes in 2015.

Headlines can be depressing but efforts to end extreme poverty are actually WORKING
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Headlines can be depressing but efforts to end extreme poverty are actually WORKING

May 6th 2015, 12:20 PM 15 Views 15 Comments

Irish media and aid agencies simply aren’t getting the message across that global efforts to lift people out of poverty are working.

Five people are infected with Ebola every hour in Sierre Leone
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# Reaching Epidemic

Five people are infected with Ebola every hour in Sierre Leone

Oct 2nd 2014, 8:26 AM 3,884 Views 8 Comments

New cases being recorded are doubling every few weeks.

Is Ireland doing enough to help the global fight against AIDS?
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Is Ireland doing enough to help the global fight against AIDS?

Dec 1st 2013, 8:00 AM 3,791 Views 24 Comments

Charities say Ireland has traditionally been at the forefront, but on World AIDS Day they say that support is slipping.

Minister encourages retired public servants ‘twiddling their thumbs’ to volunteer abroad
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Minister encourages retired public servants ‘twiddling their thumbs’ to volunteer abroad

Aug 11th 2013, 8:30 PM 21,375 Views 128 Comments

Minister of State Joe Costello told TheJournal.ie that his department plans to launch a new civilian volunteer corps later this year.

Column: Climate change – it's not all just hot air
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Column: Climate change – it's not all just hot air

Apr 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 23 Views 35 Comments

As former US vice-president Al Gore arrives in Dublin today to speak about climate change, global hunger and poverty, Dom Hunt explains why climate change needs to be recognised as a global issue.

Britain suspends aid to Rwanda over DR Congo rebel support
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Britain suspends aid to Rwanda over DR Congo rebel support

Nov 30th 2012, 11:47 AM 2,709 Views 3 Comments

The UK is to withhold million in aid over concerns that Rwanda is supporting of rebels country, which is in the midst of an increasingly violent conflict.