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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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Monday 9:30 AM 2 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM 2 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM 2 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM CLOSED

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

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>>

Latest PQ Digest Available Now

18 May 2018

  The latest Parliamentary Question Digest (14th – 18th May) is now available here. Previous editions of PQ Digest can be found on our PQ Digest page.   more>>

Nasc Submission on Access to the Labour Market for Protection Applicants

17 May 2018

Nasc have submitted a proposal to the government on access to the labour market for protection applicants. The submission, which details our recommendations around employment, self-employment and further education, has been put to the government’s cross-departmental Implementation Group. Following... more>>

Walk-in Legal Service Closed: Afternoon 22nd May

17 May 2018

Please note that Nasc’s walk-in legal clinic will be closed for the afternoon on Tuesday, 22nd May. This is due to high demand for our information session on IHAP, which is taking place from 2.30 – 5pm that day. The walk-in will be open in the morning, and is open as usual for the remainder... more>>

IHAP Humanitarian Admission Programme Applications Now Open

14 May 2018

The Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) have formally opened the first round of calls for applications for their IRPP Humanitarian Admission Programme (IHAP). This first call is open until 30th June 2018.  Application forms and details about eligibility are available on the INIS website... more>>

Nasc welcomes announcement of humanitarian admission programme for families fleeing conflict and persecution

14 May 2018

For immediate release – 14 May 2018 Nasc warmly welcomes the announcement by the Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan and Minister of State David Stanton of the first call for applications under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme (IRPP) Humanitarian Admission Programme 2, or... more>>