Centra's Easter Bunny Delivers More than 3,000 Easter Eggs to Direct Provision Centres

We partnered with Centra to deliver more than 3,000 Easter eggs to people in Direct Provision Read more

Irish Refugee Council speak to the World Service

We speak to the BBC World Service about people seeking asylum and refugees in Ireland supporting the Irish healthcare system in the fight against the Covid-19 Read more

Refugee family reunification bill progresses to the Dáil

A Bill that will enable refugees living in Ireland to be reunited with their dependent loved ones will progress to the Dáil tomorrow, seven months since it passed through all stages in the Seanad with cross-party support. Read more

Increase in Direct Provision allowance

Today, the government announced an increase in the weekly payment for adults and children living in Direct Provision. Read more

Irish Refugee Council calls for Government to urgently address issue of people seeking asylum being made homeless

The Irish Refugee Council is deeply concerned that people seeking asylum are not being accommodated due to a shortage of space in the direct provision system. The Department of Justice has confirmed in the last two weeks, at least twenty people were told there were no beds for them. Read more