Update: ‘Beyond McMahon – the future of asylum reception in Ireland’

Thu, April 5, 2018

Nasc and UCC’s Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights are pleased to announce that online registration is now open for our upcoming conference, ‘Beyond McMahon – the future of asylum reception in Ireland’. 

Three years on from the publication of the McMahon Report of the Working Group on the Protection Process and Direct Provision, this conference will re-examine the Irish asylum reception system and explore potential alternatives.

Please note we have a limited travel budget available for asylum seekers. Please email events@nascireland.org for more information about travel assistance.

This event is free, but ticketed. Tickets, and more details on the event lineup, are available here.

9am – 2pm, Wednesday 25th April 2018

Lecture Theatre G07, Western Gateway Building, University College Cork

The conference will be followed directly by a Masterclass on asylum reception conditions (3pm – 5pm) for undergraduate and postgraduate students, led by conference participants. For more details about the MasterClass and to register, please email d.cubie@ucc.ie.

The conference is kindly supported by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Human Rights and Equality Grant Scheme