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Committed to impacting positively on the lives of people made poor


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 dedicated to the liberation of people and communities from poverty and injustice.

Thutong ya Bana

Country: South Africa  Focus Area(s): Education
Thutong ya Bana (meaning: young people’s place of learning) provides basic schooling to children living on streets and in the informal settlements around Kimberley. Those fortunate enough to be with their families in the informal settlements...
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STAR Project

Country: South Sudan  Focus Area(s): Community Engagement
Our mission is to educate, support and advocate on behalf of all people living with HIV in Yambio, as part of a society-wide response that seeks an end to the HIV epidemic. The STAR group is...
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STAR project participants

Edmund Rice Sinon Secondary School

Country: Tanzania  Focus Area(s): Education
Last year, a group of students and teachers from St. Aidan’s CBS in Dublin, went on Immersion to the Sinon Secondary School in Arusha, Tanzania. While there, they immersed themselves in the culture, spending a few...
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Praytek - Nine is Mine

Country: India  Focus Area(s): Advocacy and Human Rights
India is home to more than 19% of the world's children, while it is estimated that around 170 million or 40% of India's children are vulnerable or experiencing difficult circumstances characterised by their specific social,...
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Praytek 'Nine is Mine' campaign Advocacy action

Changa Changa Community School

Country: Zambia  Focus Area(s): Education
Changa Changa Community School is a community based school in Mazabuka, Zambia. It was established in 2000, by the Christian Brothers and the local community to provide access to quality education. An integral element of development...
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St. Edmund's Secondary School

Country: Zambia  Focus Area(s): Education
St. Edmund’s Secondary School was established in 1964 and draws its students from the local community around Mazabuka town. The Christian Brothers ran the school until 1986 when, with reforms in the education sector, a lay...
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St Paul’s Training Centre

Country: Zambia  Focus Area(s): Education
St Paul’s Training Centre is a not-for-profit founded by the Christian Brothers in 1981, with the practical aims of empowering disadvantaged youths of both genders who are not able to progress with their academic studies...
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