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Enable migrants and ethnic minorities to access justice and human rights and work to achieve a just, inclusive and equal society.

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Immigration Detention & Border Control in Ireland

Immigration Detention & Border Control in Ireland 2018 Immigration Detention & Border Control in Ireland: Revisiting Irish Law, Policy and Practice is a ground-breaking examination of the two overlapping areas of immigration-related... (more...)

Working Paper on the Progress of Implementation of the McMahon Report

Nasc Working Paper on the Progress of Implementation of the McMahon Report 2017 Nasc has published a ‘Working Paper on the Progress of Implementation of the McMahon Report‘. This report is an audit of the Government’s progress... (more...)

Person or Number? 2: A Second Examination of Issues faced by Immigrants Accessing Social Protection

2015 Person or Number 2: A Second Examination of Issues faced by Immigrants Accessing Social Protection is a follow on to the 2012 report, Person or Number. Person or Number? 2 was jointly compiled by Nasc, Crosscare Migrant Project, FLAC, Doras... (more...)

In From the Margins – Roma in Ireland

2013 In From the Margins – Roma in Ireland: Addressing the Structural Discrimination of the Roma Community in Ireland is a comprehensive and groundbreaking examination of the discrimination the Roma community experiences living in Ireland.... (more...)

Latest News

Syrian refugee family welcomed to Wicklow with open arms in pilot Community Sponsorship project

23 June 2018

Al Sulaiman Family A Syrian refugee family who arrived in Ireland through family reunification have been warmly welcomed into the community in Wicklow Town though a pilot community sponsorship project organised jointly by Nasc, the Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre and Wicklow Syria Appeal, a voluntary... more>>

Latest PQ Digest Available Now

22 June 2018

  The latest Parliamentary Question Digest (11th-15th June) is now available here. Previous editions of PQ Digest can be found on our PQ Digest page.   more>>

Conference Summary: Beyond McMahon – the Future of Asylum Reception in Ireland

21 June 2018

We are pleased to release the summary of our recent conference, ‘Beyond McMahon – the Future of Asylum Reception in Ireland’, which took place on 25 April, 2018. A joint venture by Nasc and UCC’s Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights (CCJHR), the conference aimed to explore... more>>

Nasc seeking qualified IT Teacher for Gateway to Employment Project for Refugee Women

1 June 2018

EXTENDED DEADLINE! We are seeking to contract a qualified Information Technology teacher to support our Pathways to Employment project for refugee women. This project seeks to advance labour market integration for refugee women and female members of refugee families. We are seeking an IT teacher to deliver... more>>

Legal Service Walk-in Closure: 5th June

29 May 2018

Please note that our walk-in legal service will be closed on the morning of Tuesday, 5th June. We will reopen as usual in the afternoon. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. – The Nasc Team   more>>

Migrant students receive major QQI awards in ceremony in Lord Mayor’s Council Chambers

23 May 2018

Students receiving their awards in 2015 For immediate release 22 May 2018 Nasc, the Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre is pleased to announce that students attending its Information and Communication Technology Course will be receiving their awards from the Lord Mayor Tony Fitzgerald in a ceremony in... more>>