Irish NGOs urge the Irish Government to clearly state how it will meet its own 0.7% target on overseas aid

19 may 2014

Following an EU Council meeting in Brussels where Ministers reiterated their commitment to meeting the 0.7% GNI target on overseas aid but failed to take action on that commitment, Dóchas, the umbrella body of Irish NGOs, has said it is renewing its call to the Irish Government to clearly lay out how Ireland will keep its promise to the world’s poorest people.