# direct-provision - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
In a recent broad-ranging interview, Frances Fitzgerald talks about schools being ‘too ashamed’ to stand up to bullying, ‘unacceptable’ waiting lists and ‘bad news’ in service inspections.
# direct-provision - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…
The Irish Refugee Council says that Direct Provision needs to be overhauled and replaced with a new system that is fairer to asylum seekers and allows them to work after a certain length of time.
# direct-provision - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
The report from UCD, which was commissioned by the HSE and Barnardos shows that there is a big need to recruit foster carers, especially in Dublin.
# direct-provision - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Ireland has 6,740 asylum seekers living in an antiquated direct provision system that is not fit for purpose, write Gavan Titley and Ronit Lentin.
# direct-provision - Sunday 14 October, 2012
The deaths took place over the past ten years. One quarter of the asylum seekers who died were under five years of age.
# direct-provision - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Poverty, malnutrition, inadequate heating, overcrowding and poor insulation are all impacting on children’s health in Direct Provision, the report says.
# direct-provision - Tuesday 11 September, 2012
The number of asylum seekers is dropping, so Direct Provision accommodation centres are being consolidated in Ireland.
# direct-provision - Saturday 21 July, 2012
Photographer Rory O’Neill sneaked into ‘direct provision’ accommodation in central Dublin to capture these pictures.
# direct-provision - Wednesday 20 June, 2012
What’s it really like being an asylum seeker? People living in State-funded accommodation describe their experiences.
# direct-provision - Saturday 8 October, 2011
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