Our sectoral policies
Our work is guided by sound policies and strategies based on evidence of what works in order to bring about real changes in the lives of poor men and women.
- Humanitarian Relief
- Gender Equality
- Local Development Policy
- Civil Society
- Development Education
- Logo Guidelines
Our work on global hunger is guided by the recommendations of the Hunger Task Force Report to the Government of Ireland
This policy document Building Good Governance through Development Co-operation, outlines why building good governance is central to our work and sets out our approach and the main areas of focus.
The Civil Society Policy defines our understanding of civil society and its role in development. It sets out our key objectives and the principles which guide our partnerships with civil society organisations.
Our Irish Aid Development Education Strategy Plan 2017 - 2023 sets out the aims and objectives of our support to development education. See also our Performance Measurement Framework document.
The Irish Aid logo guidelines outline the use of our various logos by partner organisations.
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Browse Our Priority Areas for more information about the work we support in our partner countries.