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By Arthur Velker

To watch the sunset in Freetown, Sierra Leone, is to have a front row ticket to a big panoramic cataclysm.
The ocean forms Read more

Irish Aid’s Annual Report 2017 gives an overview of the work the Irish government is supporting in over 130 countries around the Read more

An information session for those interested in applying to the Fund will be held at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Iveagh House, 80 Read more

The Simon Cumbers Media Fund is now accepting proposals on development-related issues from media professionals who wish to travel to a developing country to report Read more

Student Scheme recipient Shauna Bowers received funding to travel to Sierra Leone and examine life on the ground there a year on from the devastating Read more

Fund recipients Deirdre McQuillan and Fionn McCann were supported to travel to Kenya to report on a new generation of socially conscious style movers that Read more

Women’s reproductive rights and migration in The Philippines, how autistic people in refugee camps in Turkey cope with their situation, sexual violence in Haiti and Read more

Two Dublin student journalists have received funding under the Simon Cumbers Media Fund 2018 Student Scheme. The Scheme is designed to give Read more

Thomas Hubert, a journalist with the Irish Farmers Journal and recipient of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, has won second prize in Read more

Fund recipient, Will Goodbody travelled to Chernobyl, Belarus to examine the legacy of the Chernobyl accident 32 years ago, producing a three-part series for RTÉ Read more