Fundraiser for Irish Refugee Council highlights need to support education access for young people in Direct Provision

Media Release, 10 November 201 #Unite4Humanity:  Union songwriter raising funds for Irish Refugee Council A singer-songwriter who works for the Ireland region of trade union Unite is using his music to raise funds for refugees.  Davy Kettyles’ song Humanity was written to mark the first anniversary of the death of Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian toddler who drowned along with […]

Posted on: 10 November 2016

Irish Association of Social Workers and Irish Refugee Council ask for leadership from Irish Government in providing refuge to children

Media Statement, 01 November 2016 On the eve of the Dáil motion to discuss the fate of hundreds of child refugees stranded in Calais, the Irish Association of Social Workers (IASW) Social Work and Migration Special Interest Group and the Irish Refugee Council (IRC) call on the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality to […]

Posted on: 1 November 2016