About ActionAid Ireland

ActionAid Ireland is part of ActionAid International, one of the world’s most respected development organisations.

ActionAid works with over 19 million people in 45 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Founded in 1983, ActionAid Ireland focuses its work in six countries in Africa and Asia. Our key work areas are Education, Women’s Rights, Campaigning and Emergency Response.


Where We Work

ActionAid works with over 15 million people in 45 countries around the world. ActionAid Ireland is currently funding programmes across six of these countries.


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What We Do

Find out more about what we do, how we are different from other charities, our Human Rights Based Approach to Development and the REFLECT Circle methodology.


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Finances and Accountability

Visit this page for information on our Board of Directors, Governance Procedures, Audited Annual Accounts, Staff, CEO Salary and more.


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Working with ActionAid

ActionAid Ireland does not send volunteers overseas because we prefer to hire and train local talent in the countries we support however we often have opportunities for volunteers in Ireland.


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