|12 Sep 18||
President Bill Clinton believes “inclusive tribalism” is key to solving conflicts
President Clinton praised Ireland for its fight against world poverty said Concern Worldwide is “Ireland at its best”
|12 Sep 18||President Higgins warns new arms race by permanent members of UN Security Council will fuel current and future wars|
|4 Sep 18||
Ireland urged to champion UN pledge against use of starvation and famine as war tactics
The country’s largest aid agency makes 20 key recommendations in the report titled, ‘Breaking the Cycle of Conflict, Hunger and Human Suffering,’ four of them directed at the Irish Government.
|28 Aug 18||
Peacemakers and humanitarians to converge in Dublin for major conference on global conflict resolution
President Michael D. Higgins, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed and President Bill Clinton among speakers to discuss ways to reduce global conflict at Concern Worldwide’s 50th anniversary conference, ‘Resurgence of Humanity: Breaking the Cycle of Conflict, Hunger and Human Suffering,’ on Friday, September 7 at Dublin Castle.
|20 Aug 18||
Concern wishes Kildare Rose well in this week’s Rose of Tralee final
Gráinne Carr captained winning 2013 Concern Debates team and travelled to Ethiopia to see Concern’s work
|15 Aug 18||
Volunteers needed to judge Concern Debates in schools across Ireland
‘Ireland’s summer heatwave is more cause for worry than joy’ will be among the motions debated at hundreds of secondary schools in Ireland over the next couple of months.
|13 Aug 18||
Statement following the passing of former Concern Worldwide (US) Chairman Tom Moran
Concern CEO, Dominic MacSorley, said the Irish-American humanitarian leader was an “unstoppable force for good” whose generosity saved lives
|31 Jul 18||
Concern Worldwide announces €1m aid partnership with South Korean government
Concern Worldwide has today announced a new partnership with the South Korean government to provide life-saving nutrition to children and pregnant women in Kenya.
|26 Jun 18||
John Treacy announced as chairperson of Concern Worldwide
Irish sporting legend John Treacy has been announced as the new chairperson of Ireland’s largest international aid agency Concern Worldwide.
|11 Jun 18||
Concern launches Bangladesh Monsoon Appeal to support vulnerable Rohingya families
Concern Worldwide, Ireland’s largest humanitarian aid agency, has today launched a Bangladesh Monsoon Appeal as extreme flooding and landslides threaten the lives of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.