Posts Tagged ‘political asylum’

Facts and Figures

Under the direct provision system being operated under the auspices of the Department of Justice by the Directorate of Asylum Seekers Services (DASS), a total of £15m was paid out in providing full-board accommodation for asylum seekers. This £15m was paid to the owners of 65 properties around the country who house asylum seekers. ARead more..

One Woman’s Story

“There is no greater sorrow on earth than the loss of one’s native land.” – Euripides, 431 B.C. ℘℘℘ Cathleen* 30, is a Christian woman from Nigeria. One day last year, before she came to Ireland, she and her sister Nora were shopping in the local market. A row broke out at a nearby stallRead more..