Joint media statement: Unfolding and heightening crisis in the Mediterranean

20 April 2015, Joint Media Statement by the Irish Refugee Council (IRC) and the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) The deaths, up to 950 people many of them children, in the Mediterranean at the weekend is reported to be the largest loss of life on the sea since WWII. It ties in with the largest […]

Posted on: 20 April 2015

Human Rights in Ireland marks 15 years of the system of Direct Provision in Ireland

Media Release, 10 April 2015 Human Rights in Ireland have been running a week long online event since Monday to mark the 15th year of Direct Provision in Ireland. Throughout the week, there have been new and retrospective contributions from a cross section of civil society, NGOs, supporters and legal professionals highlighting the issue of […]

Posted on: 10 April 2015