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For the liberation of people and communities from poverty and injustice.

Edmund Rice Development is a development agency that supports the sustainability of our partner projects by sourcing funding, building donor engagement and working with our partners to improve development capacity.

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Participant in the Ruben Centre's income-generating activities, Kenya
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ERD IMPACT 10 commemorates 10 years of ERD’s support of Edmund Rice Mission by highlighting the impact of the work of our partner projects. ERD works closely with our partner projects on the ground in developing countries to invest in young people, empower women and collaborate with local communities.
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Checking In with Defensoría Edmundo Rice

Defensoría Edmundo Rice is an NGO committed to the defence and promotion of human rights in Latin America. Despite the pandemic and school closures, the project carried out successful initiatives this year.

Women’s Empowerment in the Western Cluster, Zambia

Misean Cara included the Western Cluster project in Zambia in their recent evaluation of Women’s Empowerment in Agricultural Settings. The project currently supports 880 beneficiaries through trainings, provision of agricultural inputs and education.

Governance Training in Edmund Rice Mission

Mission Coordinators and partners identified an urgent need to build the governance capacity of Edmund Rice development projects in 2019 and 2020. In response to this, a global vision for governance training was articulated.


Our Work

Edmund Rice Development provides donor funding, development and capacity-building support to over 40 partner projects in 13 countries across Africa, India and Latin America. We are committed to transparency and accountability, and to an efficient, effective operation. We work hard to make sure we achieve as much as possible with the...
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