Tag Archives: Exploitation

Expert report confirms labour trafficking is on the increase in Ireland (20.09.17)

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) welcomes the publication of the Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) report on Ireland’s progress in tackling human trafficking Released today (Wednesday 20th September 2017) the GRETA
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Au pairs in Ireland: the facts

A recent Workplace Rights Commission decision confirmed that au pairs are workers, and are entitled to all the benefits and protections of employment legislation in Ireland. Since the news broke, there has been some confusion as to what this means, so
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RTÉ Investigates confirms widespread exploitation of au pairs in Ireland

Following the screening of RTÉ Investigates: Ireland’s Au Pairs on RTÉ One (Monday 21.12.15), MRCI has warned that the shocking exploitation exposed in the programme is widespread in Ireland. Click here to watch RTÉ Investigates: Ireland’s Au Pairs Migrant Rights Centre
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  • Section of quilt made by domestic workers

In Ireland, workers in private homes are most at risk of exploitation – new EU report

A new EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) report on labour exploitation across the EU has found that in Ireland, domestic workers are most at risk of exploitation. The report ‘Severe labour exploitation: workers moving within or into the EU’ tracks
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MRCI welcomes visit of European anti-trafficking experts to Ireland

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) is in Ireland this week to assess the State’s efforts to combat human trafficking. The Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI), which supports victims of trafficking
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