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#Integration

# integration - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Cork launches plan to better integrate refugees, asylum seekers and migrants
# City Of Sanctuary
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# City Of Sanctuary

Cork launches plan to better integrate refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

Mar 30th 2019, 9:30 AM 18,232 Views 46 Comments

Cork will be the latest area to become a so-called place of sanctuary – making it part of a wider national, and indeed international, movement.

# integration - Sunday 10 June, 2018

New recruitment drive focuses on diversity as garda body warns of 'ticking timebomb'
# Integration
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# Integration

New recruitment drive focuses on diversity as garda body warns of 'ticking timebomb'

Jun 10th 2018, 10:00 PM 27,379 Views 146 Comments

The GRA said a lack of racial diversity in particular may mean “an explosion in our communities”.

# integration - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered'
# Tu Hablas Ingles
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# Tu Hablas Ingles

Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered'

May 22nd 2018, 3:28 PM 12,228 Views 76 Comments

“Any such change would be driven by a strategy to better integrate our newest citizens.”

# integration - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Kilkenny mosque debate: 'This could become dangerous. Tensions could escalate'
# Column
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# Column

Kilkenny mosque debate: 'This could become dangerous. Tensions could escalate'

Apr 19th 2018, 7:00 AM 89,527 Views 206 Comments

This week I wished I lived in Ballaghadareen and not in Kilkenny, writes Malcolm Noonan.

# integration - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

The last Traveller secondary school in the country told it's to shut down in June
# Integration
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# Integration

The last Traveller secondary school in the country told it's to shut down in June

Apr 18th 2018, 6:05 AM 37,291 Views 39 Comments

“The fifth years have already said it, their parents have said it – those kids are not going to continue their education next year.”

# integration - Sunday 18 March, 2018

German minister criticised for saying Islam is 'not part of Germany'
# Integration
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# Integration

German minister criticised for saying Islam is 'not part of Germany'

Mar 18th 2018, 7:30 AM 11,079 Views 70 Comments

Germany’s Muslim community is estimated to be about 4.5 million.

# integration - Saturday 17 March, 2018

‘We're not talking about this enough': Ireland warned to take action against radicalisation
# Integration
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# Integration

‘We're not talking about this enough': Ireland warned to take action against radicalisation

Mar 17th 2018, 6:00 AM 27,136 Views 57 Comments

An expert has said better integration of asylum seekers and refugees must play a role in this process.

# integration - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Single refugees in Ballaghaderreen are relying on housing offers from the Irish public
# Integration
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# Integration

Single refugees in Ballaghaderreen are relying on housing offers from the Irish public

Mar 14th 2018, 6:05 AM 24,073 Views 53 Comments

The Department of Justice said due to the shortage of social housing the decision has been taken to only resettle people outside of high demand areas.

# integration - Monday 12 March, 2018

How we're responding to the greatest crisis of our generation
# Radical Pathways
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# Radical Pathways

How we're responding to the greatest crisis of our generation

Mar 12th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,018 Views 77 Comments

Exploring integration and extremism in the context of the refugee crisis.

# integration - Monday 3 July, 2017

Private firms housing refugees and asylum seekers were paid €60 million last year
# Integration
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# Integration

Private firms housing refugees and asylum seekers were paid €60 million last year

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:25 PM 19,263 Views 55 Comments

The rise in spend by the RIA came against the background of the numbers accommodated by the agency last year decreasing from 4,696 to 4,425 at year end.

# integration - Friday 2 June, 2017

Bohemians have invited up to 80 Direct Provision Centre residents to attend Dalymount Park tonight
# Integration
# Integration

Bohemians have invited up to 80 Direct Provision Centre residents to attend Dalymount Park tonight

Jun 2nd 2017, 4:20 PM 4,174 Views 6 Comments

Between 60 and 80 residents of Direct Provision centres across Dublin will be welcomed to Dalymount Park as guests for tonight’s game against Drogheda United.

# integration - Friday 10 February, 2017

Roscommon town prepares for refugees by building a wall... of welcome
# Ballaghaderreen
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# Ballaghaderreen

Roscommon town prepares for refugees by building a wall... of welcome

Feb 10th 2017, 4:56 PM 21,613 Views 106 Comments

The announcement that the refugees would be arriving has encouraged donations of books and toys.

# integration - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Government wants 1% of civil service to be made up of immigrants in new integration strategy
# Integration
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# Integration

Government wants 1% of civil service to be made up of immigrants in new integration strategy

Feb 9th 2017, 7:51 AM 17,098 Views 183 Comments

Other measures include English language training programmes and community grants.

# integration - Friday 13 January, 2017

'Integration means you are Syrian and now you're Irish as well'
# Integration
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# Integration

'Integration means you are Syrian and now you're Irish as well'

Jan 13th 2017, 6:30 AM 16,377 Views 161 Comments

A welcome reception for Syrian refugees is being held in Blanchardstown today.

# integration - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'We shouldn't fear the 'racist' label when bringing criminals to justice'
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# Column

'We shouldn't fear the 'racist' label when bringing criminals to justice'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:00 AM 73 Views 137 Comments

It is wrong to ignore this issue, but equally wrong to punish every man, woman and child who enters Europe for the crimes of a few.

# integration - Friday 26 June, 2015

Irish-speaking family threatened with deportation given work visas and permission to stay
# Good News
From TheJournal.ie
# Good News

Irish-speaking family threatened with deportation given work visas and permission to stay

Jun 26th 2015, 6:46 PM 37,447 Views 71 Comments

Six weeks ago, the Ware family were given a month to leave Ireland. Today, they got the news they’ve been waiting for.

# integration - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland
# Understanding Our World
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# Understanding Our World

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland

Jan 18th 2015, 12:00 PM 395 Views 204 Comments

Irish sports clubs, and in particular the GAA, have been immeasurable helpful in warmly welcoming young people from diverse backgrounds.

# integration - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'
# Integration
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# Integration

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'

Jan 14th 2015, 10:00 AM 40,676 Views 233 Comments

Irish MEP Brian Hayes says more needs to be done to make sure these people feel part and parcel of Ireland.

# integration - Sunday 23 November, 2014

"I like it here, it's quiet, better for the children" - Integration in Ireland's 'little Brazil'
# Gort
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# Gort

"I like it here, it's quiet, better for the children" - Integration in Ireland's 'little Brazil'

Nov 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 32,222 Views 139 Comments

Just under a quarter of the Galway town is from Brazil.

# integration - Friday 10 October, 2014

"We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people"
# Mental Health
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# Mental Health

"We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people"

Oct 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,488 Views 7 Comments

Professor Brendan Kelly made the comment as a new report into mental health in Europe is released.

# integration - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments
# Baby Steps
From TheJournal.ie
# Baby Steps

PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments

Sep 24th 2014, 2:41 PM 281 Views 1 Comment

The company has teamed up with three bitcoin payment processors, allowing sellers to accept bitcoin as payment for digital goods.

# integration - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Shatter: 'Immigrants have had a transformative impact on Irish society, for the better'
# Integration Policy
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# Integration Policy

Shatter: 'Immigrants have had a transformative impact on Irish society, for the better'

Apr 29th 2014, 3:46 PM 8,799 Views 125 Comments

A review integration policy in Ireland is being carried out, with the minister urging people to make written submissions.

# integration - Monday 3 March, 2014

Apple takes Siri for a spin by launching hands-free software for drivers
# Smart Driving
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# Smart Driving

Apple takes Siri for a spin by launching hands-free software for drivers

Mar 3rd 2014, 10:07 AM 12,270 Views 19 Comments

CarPlay is built primarily around Siri voice commands and the first cars supporting the service will come from Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai, and Mercedes-Benz.

# integration - Friday 10 January, 2014

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you
# Changes
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# Changes

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you

Jan 10th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,786 Views 25 Comments

Thankfully, you can opt-out of it.

# integration - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

"Fine Gael has demonstrated that racist remarks are okay with them" - Integration Centre
# Darren Scully
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# Darren Scully

"Fine Gael has demonstrated that racist remarks are okay with them" - Integration Centre

Nov 5th 2013, 4:21 PM 7,116 Views 28 Comments

Darren Scully’s re-admission to the Fine Gael party has caused anger with one migrant support group.

# integration - Friday 27 September, 2013

An Post launches 4 new stamps to highlight Ireland's diversity
# Integration
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# Integration

An Post launches 4 new stamps to highlight Ireland's diversity

Sep 27th 2013, 7:20 AM 13,606 Views 120 Comments

The stamps show people from outside of Ireland working and living in the country.

# integration - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

What's going on with Superquinn sausages?!?
# Urgent News
From The Daily Edge
# Urgent News

What's going on with Superquinn sausages?!?

Aug 7th 2013, 11:24 AM 27,380 Views 77 Comments

Superquinn is being integrated with SuperValu. Are the sausages no more?

# integration - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Column: Why are asylum seekers protesting?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: Why are asylum seekers protesting?

Jul 10th 2013, 7:00 AM 69 Views 108 Comments

Protests by asylum seekers are not a manifestation of greedy migrants looking for more entitlements from the state, but the symptom of a deeply flawed and failing immigration system, writes Matt Canon.

# integration - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Irish attitudes to immigrants have become ‘more negative’ over last 7 years
# Immigrants
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# Immigrants

Irish attitudes to immigrants have become ‘more negative’ over last 7 years

Jun 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,447 Views 119 Comments

A report by the ESRI shows that Irish people have an increasingly negative attitude towards immigrants – and that the poverty gap between Irish and non-EU nationals has widened since 2008.

# integration - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
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# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Jun 1st 2013, 11:00 AM 7,802 Views 28 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# integration - Monday 27 May, 2013

Swedish riots 'should serve as a wake-up call' for Ireland
# Riots
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# Riots

Swedish riots 'should serve as a wake-up call' for Ireland

May 27th 2013, 12:10 PM 23,448 Views 241 Comments

The Integration Centre said that many of the same issues in Sweden exist here and that policymakers must act to address this.

# integration - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Alliance Party calls for legislation on flags and emblems
# Union Flag
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# Union Flag

Alliance Party calls for legislation on flags and emblems

Jan 29th 2013, 8:33 AM 3,363 Views 65 Comments

The party said all permanent emblems should be subject to planning consent.

# integration - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Most of Ireland’s new citizens do not feel part of society
# Integration
From TheJournal.ie
# Integration

Most of Ireland’s new citizens do not feel part of society

Jan 16th 2013, 10:39 AM 7,338 Views 122 Comments

The survey found that 86 per cent of our new citizens have completed third level education while over 80 per cent are working.

# integration - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Sports Film Of The Week: The Ghosts of Ole Miss
# Reel Stories
# Reel Stories

Sports Film Of The Week: The Ghosts of Ole Miss

Nov 4th 2012, 9:20 PM 1,400 Views 1 Comment

The latest in ESPN’s 30 for 30 series reflects on the football team that played on during the shameful campus violence at the height of the civil rights movement.

# integration - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

More immigrants buying homes in Ireland than ever before
# Gaffs
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# Gaffs

More immigrants buying homes in Ireland than ever before

Sep 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 9,411 Views 69 Comments

Around 7 per cent of immigrants in Ireland now has a mortgage, compared to around 14 per cent of Irish-born people.

# integration - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Fund delivers €5m for peace building and integration in NI
# Peace
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# Peace

Fund delivers €5m for peace building and integration in NI

Jul 10th 2012, 2:51 PM 1,922 Views 2 Comments

The first tranche of funding will go towards communities in Northern Ireland for projects such as working towards the removal of peace walls.

# integration - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Immigrants bear brunt of recession job losses, study shows
# Integration
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# Integration

Immigrants bear brunt of recession job losses, study shows

Jun 5th 2012, 10:25 AM 3,366 Views 40 Comments

The unemployment rate among non-Irish nationals is now significantly higher than for those born here.

# integration - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

TD calls for action after survey reveals prevalence of racism
# Immigration
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# Immigration

TD calls for action after survey reveals prevalence of racism

Feb 1st 2012, 9:26 PM 3,448 Views 32 Comments

Six in ten TDs encountered racism on the campaign trail – while one-third said speaking up for immigrants would cost them support.

# integration - Monday 23 January, 2012

Lagarde: Deeper integration necessary to end euro crisis
# Firewall
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# Firewall

Lagarde: Deeper integration necessary to end euro crisis

Jan 23rd 2012, 12:26 PM 1,018 Views 12 Comments

As finance ministers meet in Brussels, the IMF chief says Europe must integrate more build ‘larger firewalls’ to move on.