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Migration

The homeless aren’t just for Christmas

It’s that time of the year again when news bulletins start carrying pieces on homelessness, or elderly people living alone, and weather forecasters start early predictions of whether or not it will snow on Christmas Day.

5 ideas to NOT borrow from Australia’s asylum policy

developmenteducation.ie recently spoke with an old friend and colleague Phil Glendenning, director of the Edmund Rice Centre in Sydney and now president of the Refugee Council of Australia, about Australia’s offshore and onshore asylum seeker detention system.

Leaving Home

Source: Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Education (DCU) and Trócaire (2017). Download: PDF version  (3.56MB) Watch the Leaving Home animation produced by CHRCE and

Letter from Lesbos

During the month of August I volunteered with an organisation based on the island of Lesbos which gives legal advice to people seeking refugee status.