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Roma Rights seminar held at UL

The School of Law held a Roma Rights Seminar this week, convened by Dr Norah Burns. The seminar featured presentations from students in the UL Engage Roma Rights Practicum, supervised by Dr Burns. Four fourth year Law Plus students: Jack Ryan, Susan Gleeson, Evana Lyons and Patrick Brennan presented their reports based on the recently… Continue reading Roma Rights seminar held at UL

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AHSS delivers English language classes as part of UL’s University of Sanctuary designation

The University of Limerick has been designated a University of Sanctuary in recognition of its initiatives welcoming asylum seekers and refugees into its University community. The award was officially presented to President of UL, Dr Des Fitzgerald at a special ceremony on United Nations World Refugee Day (Tuesday, June 20th). Up to 17 scholarships are… Continue reading AHSS delivers English language classes as part of UL’s University of Sanctuary designation

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Doras Luimní talk on migrant children in Ireland at UL

Fiona McCaul, Legal Officer with Doras Luimní, last week gave a talk on immigration related issues for migrant children in Ireland. Fiona spoke to the Child Law class at the University of Limerick on the challenges facing children in direct provision in Ireland and the issues faced by unaccompanied children. Fiona’s talk was part of… Continue reading Doras Luimní talk on migrant children in Ireland at UL