Support the children of Gaza

Donations as small as €4 go toward our overseas work in Palestine. This work includes responding to ongoing emergencies as well as long term development work in Palestine.

Learn More

End Child Marriage

Help girls like Pauline escape female genital mutilation and child marriage.

Donate Now

STOP Harassment

Tell the Irish government to be one of the first countries in the world to ratify the ILO Conv.

Sign the petition

Ritah’s Story

Help us in our fight to end gender-based violence. Support women’s shelters.

Donate Now

STOP Gender-Based Violence and Harassment at work

Make a donation to support more women's rights cafes!

Learn More

Petition: Join our campaign to end child marriage

10 Actions Taken / Goal 1,000

More than 250 million women alive today were married before their 15th birthday, many against their will. Child marriage robs them of their childhoods, education, health and freedom. And so, it subjects girls to rape and abuse for the rest of their lives.

Find out how signing our petition makes a difference.

ActionAid women's groups Monrovia

Girls living in the poorest, rural areas of sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia are the most vulnerable. As populations continue to grow, hundreds of millions of girls remain at risk.

Local ActionAid workers are working to end child marriage in their communities – bringing perpetrators to justice, educating communities on the negative effects of child marriage, and empowering girls to have a voice and say no. Visit our petition page here.

ActionAid also campaigns at a regional, national and international level to end forced marriage. Please, consider donating for this cause to end child marriage and its terrible effects. Join our community of kind donors here.

Sign the Petition!

  • Please, add your name below to join us in taking ACTION on ending child marriage and its effects once and for all!

  • Do you consent to receive emails and/or calls from ActionAid Ireland about this and other campaigns? You may change your preferences at any time by getting in touch with us. Email and phone are great ways for us to keep you up to date and let you know of other opportunities to help more women and children. Please, select an option below:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

ActionAid is an international charity that works with women and girls living in poverty.

We are a global movement of people working together to eradicate poverty and inequality. Supporting women in a community has a powerful effect on everybody, lifting up their children, their families and future generations. We provide long term support to women and their children in developing countries, so they can overcome the obstacles holding them back.

Womens Rights

Women’s Rights


Child Sponsorship

Tax Justice




news and eventsNews & Events

CHY Number 6888, Company Registration Number 95403, Charity Reg. No. 20013790

Web Design Agency