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Justice at Last: compensation for victims of trafficking

Evidence shows that very few victims of crime have the information and the means to seek compensation. Even fewer actually receive a compensation payment. MRCI is part of a La Strada-led project which will help victims of trafficking and other
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New PICUM publication: What’s needed to stop abuse of migrant workers?

The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants’ (PICUM) new guidelines explain how to establish effective complaints mechanisms for labour rights violations, for all workers, including undocumented workers. Read more about the guidelines, along with a quote from MRCI activist
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#RefugeesWelcome: What YOU can do

All week, amazing people across Ireland have been reaching out to ask what they can do to help alleviate the suffering at Europe’s borders. Here are a few suggestions – if you have others, please email communications@mrci.ie. – Sign this
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This is a humanitarian crisis. Ireland must step up.

Germany has pledged to take in 800,000 refugees this year. Ireland is taking just 600 over the next two years. We can do more; we must do more. Sign this petition to take a stand with people fleeing war, persecution and
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Edel McGinley writes in the Irish Examiner on the current crisis

“It is easy to see that this is a crisis, but not one of immigration: it is a crisis of leadership, a crisis of solidarity, a crisis of humanity. As posturing political leaders vie to be seen as toughest on
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