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#Concern Worldwide

# concern-worldwide - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Climate change could lead to a rise in the already 'alarming' levels of world hunger

The number of people who are undernourished worldwide has risen to 822 million in 2018.

# concern-worldwide - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Dublin man leading Concern team as they tackle major Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

The latest outbreak has so far infected 840 people and killed 537 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

# concern-worldwide - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

This malnourished 5-year-old girl had her life saved thanks to Irish donations

Charity Concern Worldwide heaped praise on the Irish public after €1.5 million was donated to its east Africa appeal.

# concern-worldwide - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Co-founder of Concern, Father Jack Finucane, dies aged 80 RIP

Co-founder of Concern, Father Jack Finucane, dies aged 80

Father Finucane was a director of the charity until his death.

# concern-worldwide - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Column: The Ebola outbreak is much more than a medical emergency

Food scarcities, rocketing transport costs, closures to schools and clinics – an on-the-ground account of the situation in Liberia.

# concern-worldwide - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Concern spent €147m last year – 89% of that went to charity

Concern Worldwide helped over 24 million people last year.

# concern-worldwide - Monday 15 April, 2013

Column: Climate change – it's not all just hot air

As former US vice-president Al Gore arrives in Dublin today to speak about climate change, global hunger and poverty, Dom Hunt explains why climate change needs to be recognised as a global issue.

# concern-worldwide - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Concern Worldwide appoints new CEO

Dominic MacSorley has been named as the humanitarian agency’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective from next month.

# concern-worldwide - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Civilians 'preyed upon' in DR Congo violence, say humanitarian workers

Aid workers say the deteriorating situation in the country has left millions of civilians displaced and vulnerable to exploitation and violence.

# concern-worldwide - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Former RTÉ London Editor to join Concern Worldwide

O’Connell is to join the Concern Worldwide London office, working with the fundraising, marketing and policy, communications and campaigns teams on ‘special projects’.

# concern-worldwide - Monday 30 July, 2012

Public donations to Concern fall after 2010 emergencies

NGO’s annual report for 2011 also shows that two members of staff received remunerations of over €95,000 for the year.

# concern-worldwide - Monday 31 October, 2011

Column: An open letter to the world’s seven billionth child

As the world’s population officially hits 7,000,000,000, Tom Arnold of Concern tells today’s baby what lies in store.