Refugee Deaths

Professor Siobhan Mullaly speaks about Syrian Refugee Crisis

January 12, 2016
Professor Siobhan Mullaly, University College Cork Law Lecturer, discussing the current (2015) Syrian Refugee Crisis.

Room for Refugees

August 26, 2015
One of the projects I intend to develop over the next few months is a Room for Refugees Project. I want to: 1. Set up a project which involves encouraging Irish people (our leaders are not up to it) who have rooms in their homes to give a home to refugees; 2. Link this action

Tilbury container death

October 20, 2014
Last weekend, 17th October 2014,  34 people were rescued from a shipping container at Tilbury Docks in Essex England. For one gentleman onboard had died on route. According to news reports the people inside were Afghan Sikhs; thirteen were children, including a one year old. The vessel had sailed from Zeebrugge in Belgium and arrived

Lampedusa Refugee Deaths 2

October 12, 2013
People seeking refuge in Europe die in sunken boatsthe second time in a week a boat holding refugees from African countries has capsized killing at least 27 people trying to reach European shores. Three of these people were children. Last week on 3rd October 345 people drowned in similar circumstances. The boats were heading for