Tag Archives: human trafficking

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…  

Landmark High Court judgment condemns Garda failure to assist trafficked woman

High Court finds serious failures in Garda investigation of trafficking for forced labour in cannabis growhouse Today (Wednesday 15 April 2015) the High Court ruled that GardaĆ­ failed to identify a victim of human trafficking, resulting in the imprisonment of
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Media Release 12.09.14: Campaigners welcome new protections for workers in diplomatic households in Ireland

New measures will help prevent labour exploitation and trafficking Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) today welcomed new measures to protect workers in the homes of diplomats in Ireland. Diplomats employing domestic workers in their homes must now comply with a
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Ireland may be imprisoning victims of slavery, warns new report on trafficking for cannabis cultivation

Media Release Monday 31st March 2014 New report calls for immediate review of all potential cases of trafficking for slavery in cannabis production to identify and protect victims Published today as part of a major European project on trafficking for
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