In a statement NUI Galway  said as a ‘University of Sanctuary’ it ‘will not tolerate racism and find any incidence of racism abhorrent’.

An investigation has been launched into a racist exchange on a university campus in which a man repeatedly referred to a woman using offensive languag(...)

Vera Stojanovic of  BetterTogether (top left), Dr Naomi Masheti of the  Cork Migrant Centre (top right), Olga Voytenko of the Sanctuary Mask Initiative (bottom right) and Sofya Abashko of the Sanctuary Mask Initiative are pictured wearing masks produced by asylum seekers living in the direct provision system in Cork. Photographs: Clare Keogh.

A group of asylum seekers living in the direct provision system in Co Cork have started to manufacture washable masks for use in combatting the spread(...)

The Aramark leaflet that has been distributed at the University of Limerick. Photograph: Clodagh Guerin

A company privately contracted to run three direct provision centres has defended its decision to distribute leaflets explaining its services for asyl(...)