It’s been a year of challenges and a year of celebrations. It’s been a year of hard work: from groundbreaking au pair rulings and outreach to migrant fishermen, to almost 2,000 new cases in our Drop-In Centre. Home care workers from DWAG have spent the year
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10 years fighting forced labour in Ireland

2016: A new timeline illustrating how MRCI and the Forced Labour Action Group have worked at all levels to combat and prevent forced labour in Ireland. It’s been a long journey, and it’s not over yet…  

  • Day for the Abolition of Slavery Protest

Forced labour robs workers of their wages

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) first came across forced labour through its Drop-In Centre in 2006. Forced labour is a form of slavery: severe labour exploitation, involving deception, coercion and sometimes trafficking of workers by unscrupulous employers. Since 2006, MRCI
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