Cultúr - Migrants Centre

Meath Migrants Forum

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:

Meat Migrants Forum
  • 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

A number of Forum meetings took place in 2011 and 2012 and focused on the following themes:

  • 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 Sinead Smith in our office by phone or on for further information or if you are interested in getting involved in the Migrants Forum