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30 Jun 2006 description
report GOAL

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GOAL currently employs 175 GOALies who work alongside over 2,500 local staff to implement humanitarian programmes in 15 countries. GOALies include country directors, project managers, accountants, nurses, doctors, nutritionists, administrative personnel and engineers. GOAL's programmes target the poorest of the poor and people suffering the effects of war and/or natural disaster.

13 Apr 2006 description
report GOAL

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GOAL currently employs 175 GOALies who work with over 2,500 local staff to implement humanitarian programmes in 15 countries.

GOALies include country directors, project managers, accountants, nurses, doctors, nutritionists, administrative personnel and engineers.

GOAL's programmes target the poorest of the poor and people suffering the effects of war and/or natural disaster.

Funding for these projects comes from the governments of, among others, Ireland, the UK, the USA and the EU, charitable trusts and foundations, United Nations organisations and the general …

09 Aug 2002 description
report GOAL

Rob Kevlihan, from Tallaght, GOAL's country director in Angola, tells of the problems facing aid workers in a country that has been racked by civil war and corruption and whose people are facing starvation.

26 Jul 2002 description
report GOAL

The aid agency GOAL has launched a major appeal to help avert what has been described as a potentially catastrophic famine in Africa.

09 Apr 2002 description
report GOAL

By Rob Kevlihan in Angola

07 Mar 2002 description
report GOAL

Thousands of people are arriving at GOAL run camps in eastern Angola following recent intensification of government efforts to forcibly displace people living in rebel areas.

11 Feb 2002 description
report GOAL

The Chief Executive of GOAL, John O'Shea, today condemned what he called the "scorched earth" policy being adopted by the government of Angola in the Moxico province of Angola and has called upon the Irish government to raise the issue at UN Security Council level.

01 Feb 2002 description
report GOAL

The problems of public health in a city that has grown to a population of over four million are immense. With the large influx of internally displaced people, Luanda's healthcare and childcare facilities have been stretched to breaking point.

20 Nov 2000 description
report GOAL

GOAL has been operational in Angola since 1993 responding to the ongoing needs of a country suffering from prolonged conflict.