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#Denise Charlton

# denise-charlton - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Clever campaign uses Tinder to tell men about Irish sex trafficking
# Tinder
From The Daily Edge
# Tinder

Clever campaign uses Tinder to tell men about Irish sex trafficking

Nov 6th 2014, 9:47 AM 25,327 Views 44 Comments

Have you swiped on this profile?

# denise-charlton - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Gardaí team up with Europol in operation that saved 30 children from trafficking
# Operation Archimedes
# Operation Archimedes

Gardaí team up with Europol in operation that saved 30 children from trafficking

Sep 24th 2014, 2:49 PM 6,680 Views 4 Comments

Over 1,000 arrests were made across the EU and most arrests made in Ireland were for burglary offences.

# denise-charlton - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Anti-racism hotline needed to make sure 'complaints are taken seriously'
# Hate Crimes
# Hate Crimes

Anti-racism hotline needed to make sure 'complaints are taken seriously'

May 20th 2014, 8:24 AM 4,299 Views 63 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland is calling for one to be set up to ensure victims of these crimes come forward.

# denise-charlton - Friday 18 April, 2014

Children were the victims in a quarter of all 2014 racist incidents reported so far
# Prejudice
# Prejudice

Children were the victims in a quarter of all 2014 racist incidents reported so far

Apr 18th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,916 Views 42 Comments

67 incidents have been reported since the start of the year. Almost a third happened either at work or in school or college.

# denise-charlton - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Groups warn about 'witch hunt' against Roma
# Children
# Children

Groups warn about 'witch hunt' against Roma

Oct 23rd 2013, 1:06 PM 17,287 Views 145 Comments

Groups have warned against the propagation of stereotypes of an entire community after the removal of two children from Roma families.

# denise-charlton - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Social welfare garda checks must not involve racial profiling - ICI
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Social welfare garda checks must not involve racial profiling - ICI

Oct 16th 2013, 4:53 PM 19,606 Views 368 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland wants Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton to outline safeguards against racial profiling in crackdown on welfare fraud.

# denise-charlton - Friday 27 September, 2013

45 people, including 23 children, were trafficked into Ireland last year
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

45 people, including 23 children, were trafficked into Ireland last year

Sep 27th 2013, 5:16 PM 7,766 Views 14 Comments

In 39 cases, those trafficked were subject to sexual exploitation.

# denise-charlton - Friday 23 August, 2013

A fifth of racist incidents have happened in the workplace - Immigrant Council
# Racism
# Racism

A fifth of racist incidents have happened in the workplace - Immigrant Council

Aug 23rd 2013, 6:00 AM 6,273 Views 135 Comments

A new report from the Immigrant Council of Ireland shows a big increase in the number of racist incidents reported to it in June and July of this year.

# denise-charlton - Monday 29 July, 2013

Just 13 per cent of immigrants opting to become Irish citizens
# Citizenship
# Citizenship

Just 13 per cent of immigrants opting to become Irish citizens

Jul 29th 2013, 8:01 AM 7,661 Views 132 Comments

Bureaucracy and ‘vagueness’ have been identified as some of the major barriers to citizenship, according to new research.

# denise-charlton - Monday 22 July, 2013

Concern about right wing websites with Irish contributions
# Hate
# Hate

Concern about right wing websites with Irish contributions

Jul 22nd 2013, 6:15 AM 6,857 Views 95 Comments

Online hate speech accounts for about 10 per cent of all cases of racism reported to the Immigrant Council of Ireland.

# denise-charlton - Thursday 6 June, 2013

'Messages of hate' appearing around Dublin, says immigrant group
# Racism
# Racism

'Messages of hate' appearing around Dublin, says immigrant group

Jun 6th 2013, 6:30 AM 32,147 Views 341 Comments

A family home in Dublin was daubed with graffiti telling the occupants to leave, while the old Anglo Irish Bank headquarters were painted with anti-Semitic graffiti.

# denise-charlton - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Report shows that out of 13 suspected Irish traffickers, none were prosecuted
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Report shows that out of 13 suspected Irish traffickers, none were prosecuted

Apr 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,499 Views 19 Comments

A new report on human trafficking by the European Commission has found that although the numbers of those trafficked in Europe rose by 18 per cent between 2008 and 2010, convictions dropped by 13 per cent.

# denise-charlton - Monday 8 April, 2013

Campaign against sex-trafficking targets potential punters
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Campaign against sex-trafficking targets potential punters

Apr 8th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,970 Views 49 Comments

‘Real Men Don’t Buy Girls’ is the message of the major social media programme.

# denise-charlton - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Immigrant council says pimps profiting from delay in new prostitution law
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Immigrant council says pimps profiting from delay in new prostitution law

Mar 23rd 2013, 1:39 PM 7,535 Views 46 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland wants TDs and Senators to conclude deliberations on new laws and start enacting them.

# denise-charlton - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Poll: Have you ever reported a racist incident?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever reported a racist incident?

Mar 21st 2013, 10:03 AM 8,803 Views 183 Comments

To mark International Day Against Racism, the Immigrant Council of Ireland is urging people to report racist abuse.

Anti-racism campaign launched by Dublin transport providers
# Anti-racism Campaign
# Anti-racism Campaign

Anti-racism campaign launched by Dublin transport providers

Mar 21st 2013, 8:11 AM 6,019 Views 67 Comments

To mark International Day Against Racism, Dublin transport providers are carrying the message: “Dublin’s Transport Links – Racism Divides”.

# denise-charlton - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Most of Ireland’s new citizens do not feel part of society
# Integration
# Integration

Most of Ireland’s new citizens do not feel part of society

Jan 16th 2013, 10:39 AM 7,390 Views 121 Comments

The survey found that 86 per cent of our new citizens have completed third level education while over 80 per cent are working.

# denise-charlton - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Sex trafficking numbers 'tip of the iceberg'
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Sex trafficking numbers 'tip of the iceberg'

Oct 18th 2012, 1:42 PM 6,464 Views 43 Comments

Over 1,000 women for sale on the internet in Ireland, TheJournal.ie told, but few go to police.

# denise-charlton - Friday 17 August, 2012

Change in prostitution laws sought
# Anti-vice
# Anti-vice

Change in prostitution laws sought

Aug 17th 2012, 10:56 AM 9,468 Views 95 Comments

Over “1000 women for sale” in any given week in Ireland, thejournal.ie is told as campaign seeks change in law to deter prostitution.

# denise-charlton - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Huge rise in residency enquiries from migrant parents with Irish citizen children
# Migrants
# Migrants

Huge rise in residency enquiries from migrant parents with Irish citizen children

Aug 2nd 2011, 10:06 PM 1,796 Views 0 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland has released details of calls to its helpline for the first six months of the year.