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

Employment Programme for Refugee Women

Programme Description As part of its integration work, the Irish Refugee Council is launching a pilot programme aimed at addressing the barriers to employment experienced by women who have refugee status in Ireland – this includes women with refugee status, subsidiary protection, leave to remain or who are family reunification beneficiaries. Overview This pilot programme […]

Posted on: 26 March 2018