Irish Refugee Council running for Education Access at this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon

Press Release , 1 June 2018 Support #EducationAccess This Sunday over 60 women from Monaghan, Sligo, Killarney, Athlone and Dublin will join the Irish Refugee Council and participate in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon. The group consists of women currently living in Direct Provision, refugees, IRC members, staff from Gibney Communications, the UCD Welcomes Refugees […]

Posted on: 1 June 2018

Joint Public Statement from Migrant Rights Groups Ahead of Referendum on the 8th Amendment

Media Statement, 30 April 2018 The Immigrant Council of Ireland, the Irish Refugee Council, Nasc, the Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre and Doras Luimní collectively have over 70 years’ direct experience supporting and representing women and girls from a migrant background. All organisations see the need for positive reform of the current legal environment as, […]

Posted on: 30 April 2018

Humanitarian Admission Programme Open For Applications

The Humanitarian Admission Programme (IHAP) will provide an opportunity to Irish citizens, persons with Convention refugee status, subsidiary protection status, and programme refugee status, who have immediate eligible family members  to propose to the Minister for these family members to join them in Ireland. The proposed beneficiaries must be nationals of one of the following […]

Posted on: 14 May 2018

One for Ireland Campaign to Tackle #YouthHomelessness

We are delighted to be one of the chosen charities for the #OneForIreland fund this year alongside Barnardos, Focus Ireland, Merchants Quay Ireland, Novas, Sonas Domestic Violence Charity, and the Galway Simon Community. This campaign will enable us to offer key support to young people transitioning out of Direct Provision reducing the risk of #YouthHomelessness. […]

Posted on: 3 May 2018

New Arabic Drop-In Centre Every Second Tuesday

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Posted on: 16 March 2018