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'Kenya gives me hope' - Concern Debates' Champions reflect on trip to Kenya

Jason Kennedy | 26 July 2018 | 0 Comments

Concern Debates 2018 champions St Killian’s German School were invited on a once in a lifetime trip to Kenya to visit our programmes in action. Here they reflect on their busy week.

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Topics: debates final, concern debates, Kenya, tackling gender inequality in education, education, Africa, Gender inequality in schools, Science, technology, debates, health

Three Rohingya refugees share their stories of escape and survival

Jason Kennedy | 11 June 2018 | 0 Comments

Over 900,000 Rohingya refugees fled violence in Myanmar and sought refuge in Bangladesh. Three of these refugees have shared their stories with us.

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Topics: rohingya refugees, bangladesh

'I will vaccinate my children from now on' - One mother's story of loss

Jason Kennedy | 31 May 2018 | 0 Comments

A young mother who lost two children to measles has told her heart-breaking story in the hope it encourages others to vaccinate their children.

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Topics: appeal

Fifty years of Concern: Celebrating Irish volunteers and humanitarians

Jason Kennedy | 15 May 2018 | 2 Comments

We take a look at the times Irish volunteers made a difference around the world over the last 50 years.

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Topics: volunteer

‘I was in heaven and now it's like hell’- Story of a refugee in Lebanon

Jason Kennedy | 13 April 2018 | 0 Comments

A young woman who fled war-torn Syria says her life has never been worse.

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Topics: syria, lebanon, emergencies, humanitarian, Refugee Crisis, refugee

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