Cultúr facilitates a Migrants Forum for Co. Meath which could provide an opportunity for migrants to:

Receive and share information, form a collective analysis of their experiences and take action on issues affecting their day to day lives

The purpose of the Forum includes:

  • Building solidarity and common ground among migrants of different nationalities on the issues affecting their lives
  • Providing an information and discussion session on different topics which would be identified by migrants themselves
  • Supporting the development of leadership skills among migrants who interested in voicing the issues that migrants experience
  • Campaigning and publicising issues affecting migrants
  • Development of the Forum is supported by a small working group who would organise events in between meetings
  • An opportunity for migrants to meet and chat informally

Forum meetings tokes place monthly and have focused on the following themes:

  • Issues affecting Migrants
  • Unemployment and concerns about becoming unemployed
  • Citizenship & the Zambrano case co-facilitated by the Migrants Rights Centre Ireland
  • The Habitual Residence Condition co-facilitated by the Free Legal Advice Centres (FLAC)
  • Access to information about education and training opportunities co-facilitated by Meath VEC Guidance Service
  • Information on Rights and Entitlements for Migrants

Please contact Reuben Hambakachere in our office by phone or on for further information or if you are interested in getting involved in the Migrants Forum