Read the press statement of the Meath Action Group on Direct provision below on the recent passing of a motion by Meath County Council calling for an end to direct provision-check out our face book page and go to https://uplift.ie/enddirectprovision/ to support the campaign! Press Release... Press Release....Press Release
Action Group On Direct Provision
The Meath Action Group on Direct Provision of which Cultúr is a member has made the following submission to the Working Group on Protection. Read this submission and support the call to End Direct Provision
Cultur recently launched its new strategic plan for 2015-18, this plan presents our direction for the next three years.Cultur Strategic Plan 2015-2018
Baseline Research On Ethnic Minorities
Meath Partnership in association with Cultúr recently launched a new research report entitled Baseline Research on Ethnic Minorities in Co. Meath. This research was undertaken by the Integration Centre using PLA research methods which involved migrants, Travellers and asylum seekers themselves as peer researchers.
We like to introduce you four new courses:
Cultúr publishes a new policy lessons paper on its REACH project highlighting the need for the mainstreaming of good practice regarding education and training for migrant women. We are calling on the government to put in place a process to ensure that the learning from all projects funded under the national EWM programme contributes to gender equality and supports greater acess, participation and outcomes from the labour market.REACH Policy Lessons Paper
Cultúr along with members of the Direct Provision Forum, Oireachtas members and the Irish Refugee Council Core Group meet Oireachtas members about the End Direct Provision Campaign on Wednesday 18th June
Participants from the FETAC level 5 Community Development Module receive their certificates on Thursday 19th June.
This course was funded by the Community Foundation of Ireland.
Cultúr submission to the review of Ireland's national Integration Strategy May 2014 can be read here.
Cultúr calls for a national integration strategy that is resourced appropriately and that the policy and legislative framework on racism is robust and supports redress of same.