Tag Archives: Work Permits

Speech by Jane Xavier at A Woman’s Place is in the World conference, Dublin 20.02.2015

A Woman’s Place is in the World! was organised by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and the National Women’s Council of Ireland  to highlight women’s rights and equality in Ireland and globally. The conference coincided with the United
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  • MRCI work permit campaigners with TDs Ged Nash and Aodhán Ó Riordáin and Senators Ivana Bacik and Jillian van Turnhout

New legislation will help prevent exploitation of undocumented migrants in Ireland, say campaigners

Wednesday July 16th, 2014. Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) tonight welcomed the new Employment Permits (Amendment) Bill 2014, which was passed in the Dáil on the evening of Wednesday July 16th. Gráinne O’Toole of MRCI stated, “This law will address
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  • Community work; empowerment; collective action; participation; migrants

Migrant workers to appear before Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Dublin, 10 June 2014 Today (Tuesday 10th June) the Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation will meet a group of migrant workers and the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) to discuss measures in the Employment Permits (Amendment) Bill 2014.
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New Bill tackles exploitation of undocumented workers in Ireland

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) today welcomed the publication of the Employment Permits (Amendment) Bill 2014 by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD. The Bill addresses problems MRCI has been highlighting since 2006. In a vital
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