Press Centre - 2014

Undocumented children and parents make a Christmas wish at the Dáil

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) 18 December 2014 On International Migrants Day, Barnardos and MRCI call on the Government to give undocumented migrants the chance to regularise their status A group of undocumented parents and children met outside the Dáil
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  • Forced Labour Action Group with Emily Logan

On International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, victims meet IHREC Chief Commissioner Emily Logan

Victims wait years to be formally identified by Gardaí Today (Tuesday 2nd December), to mark International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, seven people who have endured slavery in Ireland will meet with the Chief Commissioner of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission
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1 in 5 Undocumented Migrants Living in Ireland for Over 10 Years – New Research

MEDIA RELEASE: Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) A groundbreaking new survey of undocumented migrants in Ireland has revealed that 1 in 5 undocumented people have lived in Ireland for over 10 years, and the vast majority have been here for
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Migrant Rights Centre Ireland welcomes ‘unprecedented’ €240,000 award to domestic workers

Domestic Workers awarded €240,000 by Employment Appeals Tribunal against the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates for breaches of employment rights Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) has welcomed today’s decision by the Employment Appeals Tribunal to award Myra Calderon, Laylanie Laporga
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Obama takes action for undocumented people in the US – Mr Kenny, it’s your turn!

Media Release Thursday 20th November 2014 Tonight, President Obama will announce sweeping immigration reforms which will assist up to 6 million undocumented people, including a substantial number of the estimated 50,000 Irish undocumented migrants living in the US. Migrant Rights Centre
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