Skip to main content


Minister of State Brophy announces funding in support of Global Citizenship Education

20 May 2022

The Minister of State for Overseas Development and Diaspora, Colm Brophy, TD, has announced €1.86 million in Irish Aid funding to 34 organisations working in schools and communities across Ireland.

Minister Brophy announces food security funding in response to global impact of war in Ukraine

19 May 2022

Minister for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy, T.D., has announced funding of €1 million to the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s (IFAD) Crisis Response Initiative in response to the global food security impact of the Russian invasion of Ukraine worldwide.

Ireland pledges €23 million in humanitarian funding for Syria

10 May 2022

Ireland today pledged €23 million for humanitarian funding in 2022 to support those affected by the crisis in Syria. The pledge was made at the sixth Brussels Conference on ‘Supporting the future of Syria and the region’ today.

Nationwide programme of events unveiled for largest ever Africa Day celebrations

03 May 2022

Minister for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy TD, has today announced an exciting Africa Day 2022 programme, including a free film festival, a stunning exhibition at EPIC Museum, and events held in association with local authorities around the country.

€2 million in Irish Aid funding for Irish NGOs humanitarian response to Ukraine

26 April 2022

The Minister for Overseas Development Aid and the Diaspora, Colm Brophy, T.D., today announced the award of €2 million to four Irish based International NGOs in support of their work on the ground in Ukraine, Poland and Moldova responding to the needs of those affected by the Russian invasion of Ukraine.