This resources section offers a wide range of information that is relevant to Irish Non-governmental Development Organisations.

Did you know:

  • In 2008 it is estimated that 33.4 million people are living with HIV.[1]
  • In 2000, 38 million children in sub-Saharan Africa were malnourished, up from 22 million in 1980.[2]
  • The Irish Charities Tax Reform Group estimates that the average Irish person donates €100-130 a year to charity.[3]
  • The members of Dóchas had a combined turnover of over €280 million in 2005.[4]

Click here to view more facts and figures on topics relating to the world, Ireland, NGOs and Dóchas.

Click on the menu on the right for background documents and position papers on the issues that are of prime concern to the members of Dóchas.

If you are interested in working for a Development NGO, there are a number of resources available to help you make an informed choice.

Click here to view the resources on working for a Development NGO.







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Company Particulars: Dóchas – the Irish Association of Non-Governmental Development Organisations is a private company limited by guarantee and not having a share capital. It is registered in Dublin, Ireland, No: 94384. It has been granted tax exemption by the Revenue Commissioners in Ireland and has a charitable tax exemption number: CHY6410. Company Directors are those listed as Board members.