Tag Archives: Forced Labour

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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10 years fighting forced labour in Ireland

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…  

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery: Fishing not the only sector where exploitation is rife, says MRCI

On December 2, International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) has warned that widespread exploitation of migrant workers is creating the conditions for slavery to flourish in Ireland. Recent Guardian investigations exposed horrific exploitation
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Supreme Court overturns High Court judgment in Mohammed Younis case

Unanimous judgment upholds Labour Court award of €92,000 to former chef Former chef Mohammed Younis has been vindicated in a unanimous Supreme Court judgment today (Thurs 25th June) which upheld a 2011 Rights Commissioner decision – endorsed by the Labour
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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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