Eugene Quinn

JRS – ‘asylum accommodation at ‘breaking point’

March 28, 2024

The Jesuit Refugee Service calls for an emergency response from the government as the asylum accommodation system is at breaking point.

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A ‘devastating milestone’ – JRS

February 27, 2024

JRS Ireland calls on the government to respond urgently after 1,000 single male asylum seekers were recorded on the streets of Dublin.

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JRS Ireland voices concern

January 18, 2023

JRS Ireland has been on national media calling for minimum standards in accommodation for persons seeking the protection of the Irish state to ensure their ‘basic needs’ are met.

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Asylum seekers sleeping on hotel floors

June 13, 2022

Eugene Quinn of JRS Ireland says the hotel conditions for asylum seekers here resembles a "humanitarian disaster".

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JRS Ireland’s call to action

May 20, 2022

JRS Ireland is marking World Diversity Day, Sunday 21 May, with a call to action against racism in all its forms.

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Mobilizing to help Ukraine

March 4, 2022

Jesuits, colleagues and past pupils in Ireland and around the world are mobilizing to help Ukrainian refugees.

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Great response to JRS Toy Appeal

January 12, 2022

Hundreds of children received presents and toys this Christmas as Jesuit schools and works responded to the Jesuit Refugee Service appeal.

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‘Every number has a face’

November 3, 2021

Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ launched JRS Ireland's latest report 'Protection with Dignity: A Humane Response to Global Forced Displacement'.

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Marking World Day of Migrants and Refugees

September 25, 2021

Jesuit Refugee Service Ireland reflects on the theme of the Pope’s message: Towards an ever wider ‘we’ in the context of the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan

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Moving out of lockdown – Seeds of hope for asylum seekers

June 8, 2021

As Ireland moves out of lockdown, Eugene Quinn, Jesuit Refugee Service, reflects on the cause for renewed hope among asylum seekers, refugees and forced migrants

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