Simon Coveney plans to raise Ireland’s Foreign Aid from €700 million to €2.5 billion

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said it was important the public was informed about the Irish Aid programme as “after all it is their money we are spending”.  Email: simon.coveney@oir.ie He wants to increase Ireland’s Foreign aid budget from €700 million to €2.5 billion. The Tánaiste said he was very much aware of financial pressures in Ireland. […]