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Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day, observed around the globe on 10th December, provides an opportunity for Ireland to celebrate our progress in the area of human rights, while also highlighting areas for improvement. There are close to 6000 people, including over 1700 children, currently living in substandard conditions in 38 Direct Provision

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Universal Children's Day

Each year on 20th November, we mark Universal Children’s Day – the anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child – which is an international initiative by the United Nations that aims to raise awareness of ongoing #ChildRights issues in Ireland and worldwide. Doras uses this opportunity to highlight the

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Media Statement: Belonging To Limerick

Integration Working Group launches Limerick’s 3rd Integration Plan (02-10-2018) Representatives of the Integration Working Group met with President and Mrs. Higgins prior to the launch. The Limerick Integration Working Group unveiled its newest integration plan, Belonging to Limerick: Limerick City and County Integration Plan 2018-2022, on Friday September 28th at

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Our Impact in 2017

In 2017, Doras Luimní supported more than 1,200 people from almost 100 countries to access their rights and to integrate into local communities in Ireland. We worked on 74 immigration-related issues, from asylum applications, family reunification support to employment and labour exploitation issues. See below for an overview of our

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Media Statement: Right to Work

“Effective right to work for asylum seekers further delayed by Government” (23rd January 2018) Despite the recent Supreme Court judgement and the forthcoming declaration of the ban on employment as unconstitutional, there has been almost no progress with regard to making employment rights an effective reality for asylum seekers in

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New Irish Residence Permit

The new Irish Residence Permit (IRP) has now replaced the ‘GNIB card’. *Important: You do not need to apply for a Irish Residence Permit until your current GNIB card expires.* Please see full details from INIS below. INIS Registration Office Information Note Residence certificate – GNIB card to IRP Non-EEA

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Xmas Appeal 2017

Doras Luimní is asking our supporters to consider making a €10 phone credit voucher donation. We are aiming to provide a small token to each of the 450 people living in Direct Provision centre’s across the Limerick region.  €10 = 1 hour phone call to friends and family living across

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Volunteer Family Advocates

Are you interested in volunteering with Doras Luimní as a Volunteer Family Advocate? We are currently accepting applications from interested individuals in Limerick who have experience working in the community, supporting people from a migrant background to access services and information. Volunteers will need to be available for 1 to

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War-Torn Children exhibition

The War-Torn Children exhibition launches in Limerick on Monday 17th July at 7pm in the CB1 Gallery. The aim of the exhibition is to raise awareness of the human impact of war and injustice, and to promote a culture of hospitality and welcome for refugees seeking sanctuary from war and

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Vacancy – Translator, Interpreter & Cross-Cultural Worker

Doras Luimní is currently recruiting for the position of Translator, Interpreter & Cross-Cultural Worker. The overall objective of the post is to provide interpretation, translation and cross-cultural support for recently arrived refugees. It will involve assisting staff, volunteers and relevant services to interact effectively with the new arrivals via interpretation

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