equality

April 12, 2019

Launch of Transforming Hate in Youth Settings Education Tool and Practice Manual

Who: Youth Workers and Youth Work Managers When: 30th April 10am to 4pm (*The formal launch will be followed at 12pm with workshopped spaces where participants […]
April 1, 2019

Youth Consultation: Eliminating Racial Discrimination

Over 120 young people assisting the Commission in assessing Ireland’s performance against UN Obligations on Racial Discrimination The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (“The Commission”) […]
February 20, 2019

Making Links

NYCI has announced a new ‘Making Links’ project, with thanks to funding from the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission. Making Links is for anyone in Ireland who is running a minority ethnic youth group already or who has advanced plans to run a minority ethnic youth group.
July 11, 2017

Transforming Shadows

A Youth Exchange Project Between Ireland and Lebanon on Conflict Transformation We are increasingly seeing divided communities, young people driven apart and discriminated against because of […]
July 17, 2012

Diversity goes cross border – Launching Access All Areas

Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, unveiled the National Youth Council of Ireland’s Access All Areas: a diversity toolkit at a special event […]
May 24, 2012

We’re here, Hear us now – Issues and Recommendations

NYCI developed a poster naming issues that young people face on a daily basis in Ireland.  It asks if young people in communities throughout Ireland are […]
July 7, 2011

Asylum seekers, refugees, migrants – understanding the Irish immigration system

July 7, 2011

Targeted versus mainstream youth work – what are the issues?

Many people wonder if inclusion should be an aspect of all youth groups or if youth organisations should have groups that target particular young people in […]
July 7, 2011

Ethnicity and ethnic groups – an explanation of these terms

An ‘ethnic group’ has been defined as a group that regards itself or is regarded by others as a distinct community by virtue of certain characteristics […]