Our Leaders

Anatoliy

MEA; MIgrant Education Access; Equality of access to third level education; Children of migrant workersAnatoliy, originally from the Ukraine, is a second year student in NUI Maynooth. Anatoliy has become an active member of the Migrant Education Access campaign, joining the core leaders group where he and others support the development of a campaign strategy to bring about equality of access to third level for young migrants in Ireland. Despite having made his home in Ireland with his family over seven years ago Anatoliy does not qualify for the free fees initiative or student grants. Through Migrant Education Access Anatoliy is actively participating in collective efforts to bring about change. He and other young leaders shared their own stories and presented the work of Migrant Education Access at an international youth work conference organised by the National University of Ireland, Maynooth.