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.
All of Trócaire’s work is about the following five values:
Over one year trócaire helped 2.6 million people in 23 countries in 2016 and 2017.
Trócaire’s Work Overseas
- Humanitarian Response
- Womens Empowerment
- Food & resources rights
- Justice and human rights
Trócaire’s Work in Ireland
- Working with parishes
- Volunteer programme
~ by Ciara (6th) and Megan (6th)
Founder: Pope Paul VI
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)