Irish NGOs call on Ireland to recommit to search and rescue in the Mediterranean

Media Release, 7 November 2019 A delegation of organisations (Médecins Sans Frontières, Open Arms, Refugee Rescue, Sea Watch) working in the Mediterranean are currently visiting Ireland to raise awareness about their work. Coinciding with the visit, a spokesperson for the Irish Refugee and Migrant Coalition stated: “We warmly welcome these frontline responders to Ireland. Their […]

Posted on: 7 November 2019

If you had the choice to save a life, would you? The importance of search and rescue missions in the Mediterranean

Listen: Audio Recording of Trinity Event Media Release, 7 November 2019 Today, Thursday 7 November, and tomorrow, crew members from four search and rescue (SAR) NGO boats carrying out lifesaving missions at sea are in Dublin for a number of public and political engagements. The purpose of the visit is to highlight the ongoing need […]

Posted on: 7 November 2019