|12 Jan 18||
Concern distributes blankets in Nepal as 'coldwave' claims 11 lives
Concern Worldwide is currently distributing blankets and other essential winter items to over 1,000 households including babies and children as part of its Cold Wave Response in Nepal.
|2 Jan 18||
Malnourished girl (5) saved from death thanks to Irish donations
International aid agency Concern Worldwide has heaped praise on the public and their generous donations after the life of a starving five-year-old girl in war-ravaged Somalia was saved.
|7 Dec 17||
Concern Worldwide has launched its first 360-degree video
New video ‘A Journey to Hope’ immerses viewer in world of South Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia
|24 Nov 17||
Concern gives cautious welcome to Rohingya refugee agreement
Concern Worldwide has cautiously welcomed today’s agreement between Myanmar and Bangladesh - but warned that the future of the Rohingya people remains "very uncertain".
|10 Nov 17||
Thousands of Rohingya children left in ‘extremely vulnerable state’ in Bangladesh camps
Concern’s International Director Of Programmes, Anne O’Mahony, has just returned from Cox’s Bazar, where over 600,000 of the Rohingya people have arrived in the last two months after fleeing a sustained campaign of violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.
|31 Oct 17||
Ireland’s ‘phombies’ urged to sign up for thriller fundraiser this Halloween
Concern Fast takes place on Thursday, November 23 - when anyone can give up a habit or activity for 24 hours to raise funds for children suffering from hunger around the world
|12 Oct 17||
World is shamefully falling into a perpetual hunger crisis - says Concern CEO as new Global Hunger Index is revealed
World is shamefully falling into a perpetual hunger crisis - says Concern CEO as new Global Hunger Index is revealed.
|10 Oct 17||
Concern Worldwide CEO welcomes increase in overseas development aid budget and Minister’s future commitments
Concern Worldwide CEO, Dominic MacSorley, has welcomed the €13 million increase in the overseas development aid budget announced today by the Government.
|5 Oct 17||
Concern Worldwide treating severly malnourished Rohingya refugee children as crisis deepens
Concern Worldwide, Ireland’s largest humanitarian aid agency, has today confirmed it is treating Rohingya refugee children for severe acute malnutrition and fears diarrhoea and other water-borne diseases could break out if sanitation needs aren’t urgently met.
|21 Sep 17||
Persistent monsoon rains and impending cyclone season could threaten lives of Rohingya refugees
Concern Worldwide has today warned that persistent monsoon rains followed by the impending cyclone season could risk the lives of thousands of Rohingya people setting up temporary camps in Bangladesh.