Trócaire

 TrócaireTrócaire’s Vision
Trócaire wants and justice and a peaceful world that people’s dignity is ensured and all rights are respected also all food and donations are shared equally.

Trócaire’s Mission
Giving long-term support to people who live with extreme poverty in the third world helping them work their way out of poverty tackling the main causes of poverty by sending people to fight for justice from Ireland and other countries.

Trócaire’s Values
All of Trócaire’s work is about the following five values:

  1. Solidarity
  2. Participation
  3. Perseverance
  4. Courage
  5. Accountability

Over one year trócaire helped 2.6 million people in 23 countries in 2016 and 2017.

Trócaire’s Work Overseas

  1. Humanitarian Response
  2. Womens Empowerment
  3. Food & resources rights
  4. Justice and human rights

Trócaire’s Work in Ireland

  1. Education
  2. Working with parishes
  3. Volunteer programme
  4. Fundraising

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~ by Ciara (6th) and Megan (6th)

Facts about Trócaire

Founder: Pope Paul VI

Founded: 1973

Headquarters: St Patrick’s College, Maynooth

Type of business: Official overseas development agency of the Catholic Church in Ireland

  • 1973. Trócaire established by Bishops of Ireland to respond to poverty and injustice in the developing world.
  • €22.2m. Generously donated by the public to support Trócaire’s development and humanitarian work last year.
  • 2.6 million People reached by Trócaire programmes last year across Asia, Africa, Latin America and Middle East

~ report by Dylan (5th)