Our funders

Our work in numerous countries affected by conflict and natural disaster is only possible thanks to the generous support of governments, foundations, trusts and corporate partners.

IRC-UK works with:

European governments who help us deliver our programmes and lasting change to the lives of millions of people. We are proud to be trusted partners of:

  • UK Department for International Development (DFID)
  • UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
  • ‚ÄčDutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • European Commission Humanitarian Aid Office (ECHO)
  • European Commission DG Development and Cooperation (EuropeAid)
  • Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)
  • Development Cooperation Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs (Irish Aid)
  • Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA)
  • French Development Agency (AFD)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (German Government - GIZ
  • Start Fund (Start Network)
  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

Trusts and foundations, whose support either provides specific projects with much needed funds or who allow us to use their support where it is most needed. These are just some of the organisations whose generosity means that we can continue to help women, men and children who have been displaced by war, violence or catastrophe:

  • Bernard van Leer Foundation
  • Children’s Investment Fund Foundation
  • Christian Blind Mission
  • Comic Relief
  • Ethical Tea Partnership
  • Stavros Niarchos Foundation
  • The Asfari Foundation
  • The Monteverde Charitable Trust
  • The Sir James Reckitt Charity
  • UBS Optimus Foundation
  • Vitol Foundation 

Corporate partners who provide support through their expertise and generosity when an emergency strikes. We are grateful to the following partners for their support:

  • British Telecom
  • Clifford Chance
  • Edelman
  • Financial Times
  • Novartis
  • RELX Group
  • Vitol Group


IRC-UK is a registered charity, number 1065972
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