Emily Logan’s new appointment bodes well for human rights in Ireland

Media Release, 17th July 2014 The Irish Refugee Council (IRC) welcomes the new appointment of Emily Logan to serve as Chief Commissioner of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and Aodhán Ó Ríordáin’s confidence that the new Commission has the potential to make a very real difference to human rights and equality in Ireland. […]

Posted on: July 17, 2014

SSGT Small Grants Programme for Direct Provision Centres

The Trust recognises the severe disadvantages and poverty of opportunity experienced by families in Direct Provision Centres in the Republic of Ireland. We are seeking applications from organisations local to the Centres that will support residents to participate in community and sporting activities that will improve their quality of life, assist integration and build bridges […]

Posted on: July 14, 2014