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  • European Commission against Racism and Intolerance
    Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime Own Language Health Own Language Welfare Own Language Life Here Own Language Jobs Own Language Housing Own Language Census Own Language Privacy Own Language Volunteer Own Language Qualification Recognition Social Welfare Visas Voting Integration Events 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 Publications Our Publications Other Publications Academic Central Statistics Office ESRI European Migration Net Equality Authority State Agencies HSE Police Service Garda NESC NCCRI OECD Police Service Garda Sporting Organisations UNHCR Miscellaneous Useful Weblinks Irish sites Government sites NGOs Research Centres International Sites Useful Contacts Contact Us Translation tool provided by Google The Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration does not take any responsibility for quality of translation European Commission against Racism and Intolerance ECRI 1 The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance ECRI is a body of the Council of Europe composed of independent members from each Member State Its aim is to combat racism xenophobia anti Semitism and intolerance at a pan European level and from the angle of the protection of human rights 2 One of the pillars of ECRI s work programme is its country by country approach in which racism and intolerance in each of the Member States of the Council of Europe including Ireland is analysed Country visits are carried out roughly once every five years 3 A fourth round monitoring visit to Ireland took place in 2012 between 27 February and 1 March On this occasion it was a joint visit from ECRI and the Advisory Committee to the Framework Convention on the Protection of National Minorities This was the first joint visit to any member state by Council of Europe monitoring bodies and represents a new integrated approach designed to streamline resources and avoid duplication 4 The ECRI delegation met with a range of officials from Government Departments the Equality Tribunal the Irish Human Rights Commission and the Press Ombudsman They also met with a number of Irish NGOs including the Galway Traveller Movement Pavee Point FLAC Akidwa and the Irish Council of Civil Liberties 5 ECRI s report on Ireland was adopted by the ECRI Committee in December 2012 adopted by the Committee of Minister s Deputies in January 2013 and published on 19 February 2013 The ECRI Press Release announcing the report s publication is available http www coe int t DGHL MONITORING ECRI Library PressReleases 127 19 02 2013 Ireland en asp title here target blank class externalLink here The report requests priority implementation of the following recommendations ECRI recommends that the authorities

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  • EU Developments
    Dialogue Police Accredited Courses Migrants in the Media Africa Day Migrant Representation Wearing of the hijab Wearing the burqa EU Developments EU Modules Integration Common Basic Principles EU National Contacts Integration Handbooks EU Integration Forum EU Integration Website Ministerial Conferences Treaty of Lisbon Stockholm Programme EU Integration Agenda EU Integration Indicators Education PISA Education PIAAC Education 2014 Racism Responsible Bodies Report a Racist Incident Report Crime to Gardaí Crime Victims Helpline Equality Tribunal Garda Ombudsman Broadcasting Complaint Complaint re Newspaper Internet Complaint Racist Graffiti Racist Incident Statistics Reported Racist Crime Equality Tribunal Cases GSOC Cases Press Council Ombud FRA Assessment ECRIAssessment Media Coverage Racial Profiling Ministerial Statements Parliamentary Questions NPAR 2005 2008 Messages to Staff 2013 ECRI EU Developments EU Decision on Racism EU Declaration on Racism EU Rome Declaration UN Developments Durban Review CERD Holocaust Memorial Day Holocaust Alliance IHRA Resettlement Introduction Process Resettlement Towns Statistics Vietnam Bosnia Kosovo 2000 2009 2010 onward Relocation Refugee Stories Resettlement Events Resettlement PQs Resettlement Debates Info for Migrants Languages Available Arabic Bengali Bulgarian Česky Czech Chinese Deutsch German Eesti Estonian EÌdeÌ Yoruba Espa ol Spanish Français French Hindi Hrvat Croat Italiano Italian Kiswahili Swahili Latviešu valoda Latvian Lietuvi k Lithuanian Lingala Magyar Hungarian Malti Maltese Pashto Polski Polish Português do Brasil Punjabi Român Romanian Russian Shqiptar Albanian Slovenčina Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime

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  • EU Council Framework Decision on Combating Racism
    EU Decision on Racism EU Declaration on Racism EU Rome Declaration UN Developments Durban Review CERD Holocaust Memorial Day Holocaust Alliance IHRA Resettlement Introduction Process Resettlement Towns Statistics Vietnam Bosnia Kosovo 2000 2009 2010 onward Relocation Refugee Stories Resettlement Events Resettlement PQs Resettlement Debates Info for Migrants Languages Available Arabic Bengali Bulgarian Česky Czech Chinese Deutsch German Eesti Estonian EÌdeÌ Yoruba Espa ol Spanish Français French Hindi Hrvat Croat Italiano Italian Kiswahili Swahili Latviešu valoda Latvian Lietuvi k Lithuanian Lingala Magyar Hungarian Malti Maltese Pashto Polski Polish Português do Brasil Punjabi Român Romanian Russian Shqiptar Albanian Slovenčina Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime Own Language Health Own Language Welfare Own Language Life Here Own Language Jobs Own Language Housing Own Language Census Own Language Privacy Own Language Volunteer Own Language Qualification Recognition Social Welfare Visas Voting Integration Events 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 Publications Our Publications Other Publications Academic Central Statistics Office ESRI European Migration Net Equality Authority State Agencies HSE Police Service Garda NESC NCCRI OECD Police Service Garda Sporting Organisations UNHCR Miscellaneous Useful Weblinks Irish sites Government sites NGOs Research Centres International Sites Useful Contacts Contact Us Translation tool provided by Google The Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration does not take any responsibility for quality of translation EU Council Framework Decision on Combating Racism Council Framework Decision 2008 913 JHA on combating certain forms and expressions of racism and xenophobia On 28 November 2008 the Council of the EU adopted Framework Decision 2008 913 JHA on combating certain forms and expressions of racism and xenophobia by means of criminal law Article 1 requires EU Member States to punish specified intentional conduct including publicly inciting to violence or hatred directed against a group of persons or a member of such group defined by reference to race colour religion descent or national or ethnic origin For the latter purpose Member States may choose to punish conduct which is either carried out in a manner likely to disturb public order or which is threatening abusive or insulting Article 4 provides that for offences other than incitement to violence or hatred Member States shall take the necessary measures to ensure that racist and xenophobic motivation is considered an aggravating circumstance or alternatively that such motivation may be taken into consideration by the courts in the determination of the penalties This recognises that across the EU there are various methods of addressing racist crime and in particular that incitement to hatred legislation is not the sole means of addressing racially motivated

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  • International Day for the Elimination of Racism
    Racist Incident Statistics Reported Racist Crime Equality Tribunal Cases GSOC Cases Press Council Ombud FRA Assessment ECRIAssessment Media Coverage Racial Profiling Ministerial Statements Parliamentary Questions NPAR 2005 2008 Messages to Staff 2013 ECRI EU Developments EU Decision on Racism EU Declaration on Racism EU Rome Declaration UN Developments Durban Review CERD Holocaust Memorial Day Holocaust Alliance IHRA Resettlement Introduction Process Resettlement Towns Statistics Vietnam Bosnia Kosovo 2000 2009 2010 onward Relocation Refugee Stories Resettlement Events Resettlement PQs Resettlement Debates Info for Migrants Languages Available Arabic Bengali Bulgarian Česky Czech Chinese Deutsch German Eesti Estonian EÌdeÌ Yoruba Espa ol Spanish Français French Hindi Hrvat Croat Italiano Italian Kiswahili Swahili Latviešu valoda Latvian Lietuvi k Lithuanian Lingala Magyar Hungarian Malti Maltese Pashto Polski Polish Português do Brasil Punjabi Român Romanian Russian Shqiptar Albanian Slovenčina Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime Own Language Health Own Language Welfare Own Language Life Here Own Language Jobs Own Language Housing Own Language Census Own Language Privacy Own Language Volunteer Own Language Qualification Recognition Social Welfare Visas Voting Integration Events 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 Publications Our Publications Other Publications Academic Central Statistics Office ESRI European Migration Net Equality Authority State Agencies HSE Police Service Garda NESC NCCRI OECD Police Service Garda Sporting Organisations UNHCR Miscellaneous Useful Weblinks Irish sites Government sites NGOs Research Centres International Sites Useful Contacts Contact Us Translation tool provided by Google The Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration does not take any responsibility for quality of translation International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Brussels 21 March 2010 7791 10 Presse 69 P 11 10 Declaration by the High Representative Catherine Ashton on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on 21 March 2010 The European Union strongly condemns all forms of intolerance racism racial and other types of discrimination Based on the principles that all humans are born equal in dignity and rights the European Union s Charter of Fundamental Rights explicitly prohibits discrimination based on any grounds whether they be race or colour sex origin religion or belief or on the grounds of a person s opinion or sexual orientation The European Union continues to demonstrate its unwavering commitment to the international human rights standards underpinning the fight against racism and once again calls on all states that have not yet signed ratified or implemented the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination to do so The European Union continues its cooperation with all

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  • UN Developments
    Police Accredited Courses Migrants in the Media Africa Day Migrant Representation Wearing of the hijab Wearing the burqa EU Developments EU Modules Integration Common Basic Principles EU National Contacts Integration Handbooks EU Integration Forum EU Integration Website Ministerial Conferences Treaty of Lisbon Stockholm Programme EU Integration Agenda EU Integration Indicators Education PISA Education PIAAC Education 2014 Racism Responsible Bodies Report a Racist Incident Report Crime to Gardaí Crime Victims Helpline Equality Tribunal Garda Ombudsman Broadcasting Complaint Complaint re Newspaper Internet Complaint Racist Graffiti Racist Incident Statistics Reported Racist Crime Equality Tribunal Cases GSOC Cases Press Council Ombud FRA Assessment ECRIAssessment Media Coverage Racial Profiling Ministerial Statements Parliamentary Questions NPAR 2005 2008 Messages to Staff 2013 ECRI EU Developments EU Decision on Racism EU Declaration on Racism EU Rome Declaration UN Developments Durban Review CERD Holocaust Memorial Day Holocaust Alliance IHRA Resettlement Introduction Process Resettlement Towns Statistics Vietnam Bosnia Kosovo 2000 2009 2010 onward Relocation Refugee Stories Resettlement Events Resettlement PQs Resettlement Debates Info for Migrants Languages Available Arabic Bengali Bulgarian Česky Czech Chinese Deutsch German Eesti Estonian EÌdeÌ Yoruba Espa ol Spanish Français French Hindi Hrvat Croat Italiano Italian Kiswahili Swahili Latviešu valoda Latvian Lietuvi k Lithuanian Lingala Magyar Hungarian Malti Maltese Pashto Polski Polish Português do Brasil Punjabi Român Romanian Russian Shqiptar Albanian Slovenčina Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime Own

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  • Durban Review
    sites NGOs Research Centres International Sites Useful Contacts Contact Us Translation tool provided by Google The Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration does not take any responsibility for quality of translation Durban Review Conference 2009 Decision to hold a Durban Review Conference In 2006 the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 61 149 decided to convene a review conference on the implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action to be held in Geneva in 2009 To this end it requested the Human Rights Council to prepare this event making use of the three existing and ongoing follow up mechanisms to formulate a concrete plan and to provide yearly updates and reports on this issue starting in 2007 The UN Human Rights Council acted as the Preparatory Committee for the Durban Review Conference The Preparatory Committee had three sessions The first took place in Geneva from 27 to 31 August 2007 During this session Governments took a number of organisational decisions including the provisional rules of procedure of the Durban Review Conference sources of funding for the Conference accreditation of NGOs objectives of the Conference the organisation of regional preparatory meetings among others Objectives of the Review Conference In August during its organisational session the Preparatory Committee for the Conference set forth the objectives of the Durban Review Conference These are 1 To review progress and assess implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action by all stakeholders at the national regional and international levels including assessing contemporary manifestations of racism racial discrimination xenophobia and related intolerance through an inclusive transparent and collaborative process and identify concrete measures and initiatives for combating and eliminating all manifestations of racism racial discrimination xenophobia and related intolerance in order to foster the implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action 2 To access the effectiveness of the existing Durban follow up mechanism and other relevant United Nations mechanisms dealing with the issue of racism racial discrimination xenophobia and related intolerance in order to enhance them 3 To promote the universal ratification and implementation of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination and proper consideration of the recommendations of the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 4 To identify and share good practices achieved in the fight against racism racial discrimination xenophobia and related intolerance During this session the Preparatory Committee took a number of organisational decisions including sources of funding accreditation of NGO s objectives of the Conference and the organisation of regional preparatory meetings A Latin America and Caribbean regional meeting was held in Brasilia and the African regional meeting was held in Abuja Further Preparatory work The second session called The first substantive session of the Preparatory Committee was held in April May 2008 during which the structure of a draft outcome document was agreed as well as the establishment of an intersessional open ended working group ISWG that was to follow up its work This group

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  • UNCERD - International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
    on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination UNCERD The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination UNCERD places an onus on UN member states who are party to the Convention to pursue by all appropriate means and without delay a policy of eliminating racial discrimination in all its forms and promoting understanding among all races The Convention covers the legislative judicial administrative or other measures that need to be implemented to give effect to its provisions It was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 21 December 1965 and entered into force on 2 January 1969 in accordance with Article 19 Ireland and the ICERD Ireland signed the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in 1968 Following the enactment of the Employment Equality Act 1998 and the Equal Status Act 2000 the Convention was ratified by Ireland in December 2000 and entered into force in January 2001 Reservation Interpretative Declaration in relation to Article 4 of the International Convention on All Forms of Racial Discrimination Reply from Minister Shatter on 23rd May 2012 to a PQ on Ireland s Reservation on Article 4 Ireland signed the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in 1968 and ratified it in December 2000 whereupon it became binding on Ireland in international law At the time of ratification of the Convention a reservation interpretative declaration was entered in relation to Article 4 of the Convention The declaration i notes that the measures described in Article 4 a b and c shall be undertaken with due regard to the principles embodied in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the rights set forth in Article 5 of the Convention and ii states that Ireland considers that through the measures described in Article 4 the right to freedom of opinion and expression and the right to peaceful assembly and association may not be jeopardised According to the United Nations Treaty Collection website http treaties un org a number of other States Parties have made similar declarations I have no immediate plans to propose withdrawing Ireland s reservation interpretative declaration on Article 4 of the Convention Reporting on Progress Under Article 9 of the Convention Ireland is required to submit periodic reports to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination UNCERD Committee on the legislative judicial and other measures which have been adopted to give effect to the provisions of the convention Ireland submitted its First National Report in March 2004 subsequently deemed by the UNCERD Committee as the Initial and Second Periodic Report NGOs were also invited to submit a shadow report setting out their views on how Ireland was fulfilling its obligations under the Convention In March 2005 Mr Frank Fahey T D the then Minister of State at the Department of Justice Equality Law Reform headed an Irish delegation to the UN in Geneva for a dialogue with the UN CERD Committee on Ireland s Initial and Second Periodic

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  • Racism - Holocaust Memorial
    Malti Maltese Pashto Polski Polish Português do Brasil Punjabi Român Romanian Russian Shqiptar Albanian Slovenčina Slovak Soomaali Somali Srpski Serbian Srpsko hrvatski Svenska Swedish Thai Ukrainian Urdu Information about Ireland Accessing Information Local Directories Local Libraries NGOS and agencies Citizens Information Family Resource Centre Online Public Services Money Advice MABS Census 2011 Citizenship Driving Education Education in Ireland Higher Education QualificationRecognition Intercultural Strategy Hijab Research Patronage and Pluralism Emergency Services Employment Get Involved In Irish Life Health Housing Information about Ireland Intercultural Fora Learning English Learning Irish Multilingual Information Education Own Language Qualifications Own Lang Police Own Language Crime Own Language Health Own Language Welfare Own Language Life Here Own Language Jobs Own Language Housing Own Language Census Own Language Privacy Own Language Volunteer Own Language Qualification Recognition Social Welfare Visas Voting Integration Events 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 Publications Our Publications Other Publications Academic Central Statistics Office ESRI European Migration Net Equality Authority State Agencies HSE Police Service Garda NESC NCCRI OECD Police Service Garda Sporting Organisations UNHCR Miscellaneous Useful Weblinks Irish sites Government sites NGOs Research Centres International Sites Useful Contacts Contact Us Translation tool provided by Google The Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration does not take any responsibility for quality of translation Holocaust Memorial Day Ceremony 26th January 2014 Holocaust Memorial Day The Holocaust provides a platform from which every form of discrimination and prejudice can be studied It demonstrates what can happen when the principles of tolerance and respect break down and can be used to illustrate the important attitudes of people individually and generally in influencing behaviour and policies The experience of the Holocaust has relevance in our world today and is significant in our efforts to combat racism and prejudice on all levels International Forum on the Holocaust In January 2000 an International Forum on the Holocaust convened by the Swedish Government produced a Declaration entitled the Stockholm Declaration Ireland along with some 40 other countries signed the Declaration and in doing so pledged to encourage appropriate forms of Holocaust remembrance 27 January has been chosen throughout Europe as Holocaust Memorial Day UN International Day of Commemoration of the Holocaust It is the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz Birkenau concentration camp in 1945 The Holocaust Memorial Day HMD commemoration demonstrates the Irish Government s commitment to the Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust Holocaust Memorial Day has been marked in Ireland since 2003 on the evening of the Sunday nearest the 27th January In 2015 it took place on 25 January Ceremony The Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration is designed to cherish the memory of all of the victims of the Nazi Holocaust The thrust of the commemoration programme is to serve as a constant reminder of the dangers of racism and to provide lessons from the past that are relevant today The event honours the memory of the six million Jews as well as millions of other victims persecuted because of their nationality ethnicity sexual

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