The Working Group Report, while welcome, is a missed opportunity says IRC

MEDIA RELEASE, 30 June 2015 The Irish Refugee Council (IRC) welcomes the Working Group report recommendations for reform of the refugee and subsidiary protection application process and proposals for making decisions on outstanding protection claims or leave to remain applications for people in the system for more than five years.   The recommendations for reform […]

Posted on: June 30, 2015

‘Refugees Welcome’ mural to be created in Bohemian Football Club to mark World Refugee Day

Media Release, 18 June 2015  This Saturday, 20th June, the Irish Refugee Council, Bohemian FC and Sport Against Racism Ireland (SARI) are coming together with refugees and members of the local community to paint a mural on the grounds of Dalymount stadium. The mural, designed by local up and coming artist Marley Cahill, will be […]

Posted on: June 18, 2015

Refugee Jam with the Irish Refugee Council and Sober Sessions at the Cobblestone

Media Release, 16 June 2015 On Thursday the 18th June, the Irish Refugee Council and Sober Sessions will host a night of music at the Cobblestone Backroom Venue with some of Dublin’s best indie-acts and a young person new to Ireland and the music scene. This is one of many events happening across the city […]

Posted on: June 16, 2015

‘Refugees Welcome’ mural in Bohemian Football Club to mark World Refugee Day

When? Saturday 20th June 2015, World Refugee Day, at 3pm (Event starts at 12pm, photo call for 3pm) Where? Dalymount Stadium, Phibsborough, Dublin 7 (the entrance off Saint Peter’s Road) What? To Mark World Refugee Day 2015 the Irish Refugee Council, Bohemian FC and Sports Against Racism Ireland (SARI) are coming together with members of […]

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Young people celebrate World Refugee Week by giving back

Media Release, 14th June 2015 To start off World Refugee Week on Monday 15th June,  the Irish Refugee Council and the European Youth in Migration Forum (EYMF) will launch ‘My Comment Number 6’ – a child friendly booklet and video guide to the Committee on the Rights of the Child General Comment Number 6 on […]

Posted on: June 14, 2015

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