Ireland will submit its joint Fifth, Sixth, and Seventh State report to the United Nations Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in 2018. Following a fresh round of consultations with relevant Government Departments and Agencies the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration at the Department of Justice and Equality has prepared a draft of the report for public consultation. The draft report and supporting documents are available to read and download via the links below.
Written submissions on the draft report are now invited and should be made by email to email@example.com or by post to the address below no later than 31 January 2018. Submissions received after this date will not be considered. Submissions should be clearly marked “UNCERD Submission”.
Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration
Also, as part of the wider consultation process, the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration will hold three public consultation meetings. Advance registration for the first 2 meetings is available via Eventbrite links below.
2.00pm Tuesday 12 December 2017, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway
2.00pm Wednesday 13 December 2017, Cork City Hall
The third public consultation meeting is expected to be held in Dublin in early 2018. The date and venue will be confirmed in the coming weeks.