Posts tagged ‘Emergency Aid’

Thirty Years Ago, a News Video Shocked the World – Here’s What We Learned About Famine Since Then

On 23 October, it will be exactly 30 years since a BBC report alerted the world to a famine in Ethiopia. Here’s what we learned about Famine, since then.

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Continue Reading 16/10/2014 at 6:31 am Leave a comment

Don’t send second-hand goods to the Philippines.

An explanation of why good intentions are not good enough, when it comes to helping the victims of disasters such as typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines.

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Continue Reading 30/11/2013 at 7:00 pm Leave a comment

World Humanitarian Day 2013 – worth celebrating?

Is World Humanitarian Day worth celebrating? What do Irish aid workers think?
(includes an overview of coverage of World Humanitarian Day 2013 in the Irish media)

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Continue Reading 14/08/2013 at 1:07 pm Leave a comment

Haiti 2 years on – A summary

An outline of some recent articles and reports on the situation in Haiti, 2 years after the devastating earthquake.

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Continue Reading 10/01/2012 at 11:39 am 1 comment

Key questions to ask any charity

Here is a list of key questions to ask any “Charity” / NGO when you are considering making a donation.

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Continue Reading 15/12/2010 at 9:13 pm 6 comments


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