Education and Training Grants Scheme 2015

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Posted on: May 21, 2015

Ireland must demonstrate solidarity with EU Member states and support for refugees and vulnerable migrants

13 May 2015, Joint Media Statement by the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland and the Irish Refugee Council Today the European Commission announced the European Agenda on Migration in response to the escalating humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean. An emergency relocation quota system – a controversial part of the package to which both Ireland and the […]

Posted on: May 13, 2015

The IRC and the Core Group of Asylum Seekers and Refugees

On 26th March 2015, the Irish Refugee Council (IRC) resigned from the Working Group established by Ministers Fitzgerald and Ó Ríordáin to examine and make proposals for reform of the Protection Process. The group of asylum seekers and refugees, known as the Core Group of Asylum Seekers and Refugees, made a collective decision to retain its […]

Posted on: May 6, 2015