Latest Posts


News

As World reels from horrors of ‘Chernobyl’ series, Irish charity’s Cardiac Surgeons fly to Ukraine to perform life-saving surgeries on Chernobyl children

4 Jun 2019


As the gripping and tragic ‘Chernobyl’ TV mini-series draws to a close this week, a team of Irish funded paediatric cardiac surgeons have touched down […]


Read more

Sasha

News

Congratulations to Sasha ‘Blonde’, who has had his rights restored!

29 May 2019


CCI would like to congratulate our Honourary Ambassador, Sasha ‘Blonde’, following the news that he is to have his rights restored! Sasha’s success follows on […]


Read more

Chernobyl HBO

News

Life-long Chernobyl activist and charity founder lauds ‘raw truth-telling’ of upcoming HBO and Sky series

7 May 2019


“I truly believe this will be a key and prestigious tv series of our age” – Adi Roche 07 May 2019:  Following her historic address […]


Read more

News

CCI at centre of United Nations commemorations in New York, ahead of the debut of HBO and Skys ‘Chernobyl’ mini-series

25 Apr 2019


President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, and Tánaiste Simon Coveney voice their support for Chernobyl victims. Chernobyl cast along with key members of the Chernobyl […]


Read more

News

A historic human rights victory – Misha has had his rights restored!

18 Apr 2019


It is with great pride and joy that we share the wonderful news that Misha “The Cobbler” has had his rights restored as a result […]


Read more

Arseniy Vaschilo and his loving mother, Katya

News

“Without CCI’s nurses, I could not keep my head above water”

20 Mar 2019


“Without CCI’s nurses, I could not keep my head above water” – Katya Four-year-old Arseniy has profound brain damage from a tumour, as well as […]


Read more

News

Eight years after the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, charity warns of “generations” of victims, as it is revealed childhood thyroid cancer is on the rise in affected areas.

12 Mar 2019


Eight years after the catastrophic disaster at Fukushima, where a nuclear plant was crippled by a devastating earthquake and tsunami, lethal levels of radiation still rumbles […]


Read more

News

Chernobyl survivor shares her harrowing story at gala International Women’s Day Lunch attended by Ireland’s leading media, music and sporting personalities

7 Mar 2019


“She is the embodiment of everything ‘International Women’s Day’ represents” – Adi Roche Irish stars turned out in force this afternoon for ‘Liz and Noel’s […]


Read more

Rose of Tralee Kirsten Mate Maher

Uncategorized

Rose of Tralee, Kirstin Mate Maher, prepares for ‘life changing experience’ to raise awareness for the ‘Grandchildren of Chernobyl’ living in institutions and orphanages

14 Feb 2019


“The Roses and Escorts bring with them a tiding of hope and goodwill” – Adi Roche  This weekend the Rose of Tralee Kirsten Mate Maher, […]


Read more

President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins and Sasha Godalev

News

Chernobyl survivor gives emotional thanks to people of Ireland, as President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins welcomes Chernobyl children to Áras an Uachtaráin

20 Dec 2018


Orphaned children with disabilities from worst affected area given reception by President on arrival into Ireland. Delighted children accompanied by Adi Roche, Ali Hewson and […]


Read more