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We Are Hiring In Tanzania | Children in Crossfire

We Are Hiring – Two Positions In Tanzania

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, Employment, press release

Children in Crossfire is an Irish-based international NGO whose purpose is to respond to the rights and needs of young children caught in the crossfire of global poverty and injustice. Children in Crossfire Tanzania focuses on increasing access to quality Early Childhood Development (ECD) supporting children’s developmental needs…

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Fairtrade Experience | Children In Crossfire

My Fairtrade Experience

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, Education

The Fairtrade Experience of Bennett Kushnick, Children In Crossfire Intern In Our Development Education Department.  “On Thursday, March 9, 2017, I attended the Fairtrade fortnight event at Ulster University’s Magee campus library. There were a range of Fairtrade treats or treats made using Fairtrade ingredients. The treats included…

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World Water Day | Children in Crossfire

Safe Water Provision On World Water Day

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, campaigns, Fundraising

Children in Crossfire are delighted to have the continued support of Watercooler World as part of our ongoing programme in the Wolisso area of Ethiopia which aims to address the serious challenge of malnutrition in young children in that area. Malnutrition, whether it be mild or severe, has…

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A Few Moments In The Life Of | Children In Crossfire

A Few Moments

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, Education

As Children in Crossfire’s Head of International Programmes, sometimes I can get distracted by the day to day work in the office.  Therefore it’s nice to reconnect and not lose sight of the lives that will ultimately be impacted by all our effort!  One way to remain connected…

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Fairtrade Business | Children In Crossfire

3 Reasons You Should Become A Fairtrade Business

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, campaigns, news article

Children in Crossfire has been working as part of  Foyle Fairtrade for the past ten years. We feel this is important, as the injustices of poverty are closely linked to unfair trading conditions for people in the countries we work in. If the injustices of poverty are to be…

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Apex With Children In Crossfire | Children In Crossfire

Apex With Children In Crossfire

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, news article, press release

Apex Housing Association have had a fantastic Partnership with Children in Crossfire for almost 17 years. We provide funding to Children in Crossfire who in turn offer opportunities to Apex staff that would otherwise not have been available. This strong relationship would not be possible without the commitment…

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Addis Hiwot Housing Project | Children In Crossfire

Addis Hiwot Housing Project

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog

This month we are able to provide an update on 60 families we have been working with over the past 8 years.  In 2008 they lived in makeshift houses in a graveyard with no food, no water or access to medicine.  The children begged on the street to…

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Alannah Young at Strictly Come Dancing | Children In Crossfire

Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Join Strictly

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog, Fundraising

CHILDREN IN CROSSFIRE DO STRICTLY COME DANCING 22nd JUNE 2017: RECRUITING NOW This week is all about the build up to the Oscars and the movie on everyone’s lips is none other than the all singing, all dancing sensation La La Land! Did you watch and wish you…

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Critical Thinking With St John's Primary School | Children In Crossfire

Why Development Education?

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog

For Children in Crossfire, long-term sustainable Change requires more than our direct work on key issues within our target countries.  Rather, it requires us to promote a more active role for people across the island of Ireland so that they are fully engaged with international development, understand the…

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Connor Malone Fundraising in Belfast Children in Crossfire

Fundraising in Belfast

Posted by Children in Crossfire in Blog

Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Connor, I’m 25 years old and I’m the Senior Community Fundraiser for Children in Crossfire in Belfast and joined the charity in November 2016! The youngest of 4 in my family, I am probably a stereotypical youngest child, always…

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