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With Compliments Thursday 24th June 2016: The 30th anniversary Chernobyl group arrived in Shannon on Friday.
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Adi Roche, along with host families, welcome 145 children with special needs to Ireland at Shannon Airport for Rest and Recuperation

23 Jun 2017


A very special group of 145 children from Belarus landed at Shannon Airport today  as part of Adi Roche’s Chernobyl Children International’s (CCI) Rest and […]


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President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins calls on country to remember Chernobyl and its victims ahead of the inaugural United Nations “Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day”

25 Apr 2017


United Nations Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day Message from President Michael D. Higgins The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, has welcomed the commemoration of the […]


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Adi Roche and Ali Hewson are to travel to Belarus and Ukraine to mark the inaugural, Irish-initiated United Nations “Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day”

25 Apr 2017


“I respectfully propose that this day, the 26th of April, be pledged and designated as an official United Nations “Chernobyl Day” – a day that […]


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Adi Roche, Chernobyl Children International and Mila O'Mahony (3 years
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children representing the 31 years since the nuclear disaster at
Chernobyl, ahead of the inaugural United Nations Chernobyl Disaster
Remembrance Day on 26 April 2017.

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Adi Roche, Chernobyl Children International and Mila O'Mahony (3 years old) remember the children of Chernobyl as they hang pictures of 31 children representing the 31 years since the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl, ahead of the inaugural United Nations Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day on 26 April 2017.

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Adi Roche calls on children and families to remember the victims of the Chernobyl disaster in advance of Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day

18 Apr 2017


CEREMONY REMEMBERS 31 “CHERNOBYL CHILDREN” IN ADVANCE OF THE INAUGURAL UNITED NATIONS “CHERNOBYL DISASTER REMEMBERANCE DAY” Adi Roche calls on children and families to remember […]


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Adi Roche , Ali Hewson , Liz O Donnell and Noel Kelly at the annual fundraising lunch hosted by Liz O Donnell and Noel Kelly  for Adi Roche’s Chernobyl Children International at Fire Restaurant in the Mansion House Dublin.
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Liz and Noel’s Lunch 2017

10 Mar 2017


Liz and Noel’s Chernobyl Lunch – an annual fundraiser hosted by MSD Director of Policy and Public Affairs and Chernobyl Children International (CCI) board director […]


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Iitate Village in Fukushima Prefecture has been evacuated because of high levels of radiation.  Chernobyl Children International's Adi Roche uses a Geiger counter to measure accumulated radiation.

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6th anniversary of Fukushima, the world’s second-worst nuclear disaster

9 Mar 2017


Six years after the cataclysmic disaster at Fukushima, where a nuclear plant was crippled by a devastating earthquake and tsunami, concern continues to grow following the […]


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Roses to go to Belarus with CCI

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Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, to travel to Belarus to volunteer in Irish-funded orphanage

10 Feb 2017


Reigning Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, and a group of twenty-one 2016 Rose finalists and escorts will travel Belarus next week to work as medical and teaching volunteers in […]


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1 day old Yegour in the immediate hours following his Cardiac surgery

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Irish funded “miracle” operation saves the life of one-day old Ukrainian boy who is the first survivor of this 12 hour, child cardiac surgery in Ukraine

14 Dec 2016


What is being described as an Irish-funded, “miracle” operation has saved the life of a one-day old Ukrainian boy, born with one of the world’s rarest […]


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Chernobyl Children International founder Adi Roche, speaking on behalf of Belarus, address a special General Assembly meeting in observance of the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, Tuesday April 26, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. Belarus was one of three countries, along with Russia and Ukraine, severely affected on April 26, 1986, after an explosion and meltdown of a nuclear reactor in Chernobyl, Ukraine. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

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UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY CREATES APRIL 26TH “CHERNOBYL DISASTER REMEMBRANCE DAY” FOLLOWING ADI ROCHE’S HISTORIC ADDRESS

9 Dec 2016


Last night, The United Nations responded to a passionate appeal made earlier this year by Adi Roche, founder of Chernobyl Children International charity, to have […]


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New Shelter moves over exploded reactor at Chernobyl, but Chernobyl Children International caution that “It is only the beginning”

30 Nov 2016


Yesterday, on 29th November 2016, a historical engineering feat took place in Chernobyl. The New Shelter finally moved into position over the crumbling sarcophagus and […]


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