International Development
Humanitarian Affairs


Malachy gained diplomas in photography and journalism in Cork, Ireland. He worked as staff photographer for an Irish newspaper before becoming a freelance photographer.

Portraits, Profile Photos, Weddings

Press, Public Relations, Events

Humanitarian, International Development, Human Rights

Landscapes, Travel, Other

"On April 13th 2005, Niamh O Riordan and Malachy Harty set off on an incredible African journey from Cairo to Cape Town. In eight months, they travelled just under 8,000 miles, all of it overland, all of it by public transport, returning from Africa on December 22nd 2005 in time to celebrate Christmas..."

All About Africa

Malachy graduated with a degree in International Development and Food Policy from University College Cork, Ireland, in 2011. Since then, he has worked with NGOs, the United Nations and state agencies in the international development, humanitarian and peace fields. With these organisations, he has mainly been a programme manager or advisor of livelihoods related programmes, with deep experience in cash transfers, digital identity, coordination and communications. Having said this, he is a highly versatile and resilient individual, able to contibute to a wide range of areas.
Malachy will be based in Geneva for the next few years. He is available for long term positions or short contracts. He can provide professional support in the following areas:
• Humanitarian Engagement
• International Development
• Programme Management
• Livelihoods, Cash Transfers, Private Sector Development, Digital Identity
• Coordination
• Communications
• Photography