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#Migrant Rights Centre Ireland

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Monday 30 November, 2015

These are the 24 biggest issues faced by carers in Ireland

A new report has called for stronger employment rights in the home care industry.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Chef who was paid just 51c an hour will finally get the wages he was owed

Muhammad Younis was forced to work up to 80 hours a week in a Clondalkin restaurant.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Migrants rally to urge Taoiseach not to forget about them

They wanted to be treated the same way Enda Kenny treats the “undocumented Irish”.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Thursday 17 July, 2014

New law to fix 'stolen wages' of undocumented workers

The amendment passed yesterday addresses a loophole regarding compensation for work or services carried out by undocumented workers.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Thursday 24 April, 2014

'A huge step towards justice': Migrant Rights Centre welcomes Bill on undocumented workers

The new law will allow undocumented workers to take legal action against exploitative employers.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Friday 14 March, 2014

'I feel so safe in Ireland, but as an undocumented migrant I fear for my future'

Groups have said the government here should do the same for undocumented migrants as it is asking the US to do for undocumented Irish people living there.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

'We care for your children and your grandparents': 30,000 illegal migrants seek solution

The Migrant Rights Centre Ireland is holding a 24-hour Vigil of Hope outside the Dáil today.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Friday 31 August, 2012

Migrant rights group says High Court decision leaves undocumented workers vulnerable

Today the court overturned a decision to grant Muhammad Younis an award of €92,000 in an exploitation case.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Friday 16 March, 2012

Undocumented in Ireland will celebrate St Patrick's Day 'in the shadows'

The Migrant Rights Centre Ireland is using this weekend’s celebrations to highlight the plight of what it says is an estimated 30,000 undocumented people in Ireland.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Column: Why isn't modern day slavery criminalised in Ireland?

There have been 169 cases of forced labour in Ireland in recent years – and this is only the tip of the iceberg, writes Gráinne O’Toole.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Hundreds of undocumented migrants stage candlelit march to Dáil

The campaigners called on the Government to give them the opportunity to win legal status in Ireland.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

'Slaves' kept and forced to work in Irish homes and restaurants

People are being held in conditions with parallels to those suffered by 24 men rescued in England, a charity has warned.

# migrant-rights-centre-ireland - Friday 24 June, 2011

Rostrevor House pays outstanding wages to all but one of its former staff

13 of the 14 employees who were due an average of €4,000 each get their money – the other one is the whistleblower.