"Aidan O'Neill's photos of participants in Trócaire's Kenya programmes show what a gifted photographer he is. The rapport Aidan had with the people he photographed is reflected in the warmth and dignity of every portrait."
"I cannot recommend Aidan more highly. I have worked with many photographers over the years to document the work of my organisation, and Aidan is very certainly exceptional. His ability to capture the very essence of the work and the soul of the people in a respectful manner that honours who they are is deeply inspiring. We have used his imagery for many different and varied purposes always with great impact. And he is a pleasure to work with…"
-Brita Fernandez Schmidt
The communities we serve in rural Kenya are some of the most marginalized and underserved in the world. 80% of women undergo FGM, over 50% marry before age 19, and just 17% finish primary school. At Kakenya's Dream, 100% of girls finish school and live free from FGM and child marriage
mothers2mothers is dedicated to preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV by providing education and support for pregnant women and new mothers living with HIV. mothers2mothers believes in the power of women to eliminate paediatric AIDS and create health and hope for themselves and their babies, families, and communities.
Aidan is quite simply one of the most talented photographers we’ve ever met. His skill for capturing the emotion of a moment is utterly breathtaking, and we’re so honoured to call him a friend of Wild at Heart. His coverage helps us to powerfully document the harsh but moving reality of the situation stray dogs face overseas.