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9660: IRISH STILL AMONG THE MOST GENEROUS FOR HUMANITARIAN AID

Thursday 18 March 2021
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The Irish continue to be among the most generous nations in the European Union, according to a new EU survey.

Irish people have emerged as one of the most supportive in Europe of the need to ensure that EU humanitarian aid goes to those people in the world less fortunate than them.

The survey found that 86% of Irish people said they were aware of the EU’s funding efforts, up from 75% in 2016.

Tim Hayes of the European Commission says that 96% of Irish people want aid to the developing world to remain at current levels or even increase in the coming years.


Irish among most generous-hearted Europeans
Irish among most generous-hearted Europeans
Irish among most generous-hearted Europeans
Irish among most generous-hearted Europeans

Interviewee: Tim Hayes | Clip duration: 0 minutes 18 seconds | Outwords: level of support