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Ireland pledges €23 million in humanitarian funding for Syria

10 May 2022

Ireland today pledged €23 million for humanitarian funding in 2022 to support those affected by the crisis in Syria. The pledge was made at the sixth Brussels Conference on ‘Supporting the future of Syria and the region’ today.

Nationwide programme of events unveiled for largest ever Africa Day celebrations

03 May 2022

Minister for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy TD, has today announced an exciting Africa Day 2022 programme, including a free film festival, a stunning exhibition at EPIC Museum, and events held in association with local authorities around the country.

€2 million in Irish Aid funding for Irish NGOs humanitarian response to Ukraine

26 April 2022

The Minister for Overseas Development Aid and the Diaspora, Colm Brophy, T.D., today announced the award of €2 million to four Irish based International NGOs in support of their work on the ground in Ukraine, Poland and Moldova responding to the needs of those affected by the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Dublin Castle Global Diaspora Summit concludes with adoption of the Dublin Declaration

05 April 2022

The Minister for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy T.D. has welcomed the successful conclusion of the Dublin Global Diaspora Summit, which took place in Dublin Castle on Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 April.

Minister Brophy announces dedicated Ukraine crisis civil society fund

24 March 2022

The Minister for Overseas Development Aid and the Diaspora, Colm Brophy, T.D., today launched a call for proposals for Irish-based international NGOs to avail of Irish Aid funding, as part of Ireland’s overall €20 million package to respond to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and neighbouring countries.

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