Entries by JP OSullivan

Immigrant Council of Ireland publish new report

Identification and Response to the Needs of Trafficked Asylum Seekers The Immigrant Council of Ireland has published a new report highlighting the challenging experiences for victims of trafficking in Ireland. Trafficking victims are recognised as having specific needs due to the trauma they have likely suffered. The report consists of a number of recommendations so…

Displacement of People, Homelessness and Trafficking

Efforts to counter child trafficking are needed more than ever in Ireland today. One of the reasons for this are the increased levels of homelessness and poverty throughout the country. On a global scale, the number of poor and displaced persons has increased due to conflict, war, and natural disasters. Displaced people are vulnerable and traffickers…