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Reflections on 21 Years of Direct Provision

12/4/21 – Direct provision came into existence 21 years ago, on 10th April 2000, as a temporary arrangement to accommodate people seeking asylum in Ireland. Since then, the Irish State has consistently failed to uphold the human rights of people who come here seeking international protection. Despite report after report

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Doras Newsletter – Spring 2021

16/3/21 – We are delighted to bring you our latest newsletter, with news on Doras events, projects and poliocy updates, as well as an opening message from Doras CEO, John Lannon. Please contact info@doras.org with any queries related to the Newsletter or any of Doras’ work. Thank you. You can

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International Women’s Day – Fact-sheet

8/3/21 – This International Women’s Day, 8th March, we wanted to raise awareness of some of the challenges faced by migrant women in Ireland. See the fact-sheet below, with contact details if you or someone you know needs support. Please view the fact-sheet below, or download the info-sheet here.

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Doras Welcomes Government White Paper on Ending Direct Provision

26/2/21 – Doras welcomes the Government White Paper on ending Direct Provision, published on Friday, calling it a ‘significant milestone’ in the campaign to end the system. The White Paper outlines the plan by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability & Youth on how it will end Direct Provision by

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Doras Launches Community Sponsorship in Mid-West

17/02/2021 – Doras is delighted to launch Community Sponsorship, a new way for groups and communities to welcome and support refugee families, in Ireland’s Mid-West in 2021. Please our press release on the launch of Community Sponsorship in the PDF viewer below. Link to register for 22nd February online information

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Doras Newsletter – Winter 2020

We are delighted to present you with a few highlights from 2020, with an opening message from Doras CEO, John Lannon. Please contact info@doras.org with any queries related to the Newsletter or any of Doras’ work. Thank you. You can see the Newsletter in the PDF viewer below or view/download

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Doras highlight impact of all forms of violence against migrant women on International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women

25/11/2020 Doras are highlighting the impact Domestic, Sexual and Gender Based Violence (DSGBV) has on migrant women and are raising awareness of support services available on the United Nations International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women, Wednesday November 25th.  “Migrant women experience violence at a similar rate to Irish women,” said Doras CEO John Lannon, “and are disproportionately or

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