Integration Events

January 2009

    Dublin 2, Ireland - 15/01/09
    Jewish Children in Hiding: Annual Holocaust Memorial Lecture

    For further information please contact: HETI
    Herzog Centre Email:
    Department of History, TCD

    Cork, Ireland - 16/01/09
    “What Dreams May Come …”

    Telephone021 431 7411

    National Holocaust Memorial Day - 25/01/2009
    Attendance by invitation only. For further information please contact: Holocaust Memorial Educational Trust, Clifton House, Lower Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2

    Telephone: + 353 1 6690593

    World Holocaust Memorial Day - 27/01/09
    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.

      Espoo/Helsinki, Finland - 29-30/01/09
      A Multifaith Approach to Integration: the Role of Civic Education for Religious Communities and their Leaders: EU-wide conference.

      Mirkka Mattila (IAMA Project Coordinator)
      Telephone: +358-9-68 41 15 24
      Tobias van Treeck (IAMA Project Assistant)
      Telephone:+358-9-68 41 15 33

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        February 2009

        Dublin, 2 - 7/02/09
        2nd Eastern European Business Forum in Ireland: Growing Your Business

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        March 2009

        Trinity College, Dublin 2 - 3/3/09

        A version of the documentary made about Tomi Reichental "Until the Tenth Generation" will be screened in the Walton Theatre, Trinity College Dublin on Tuesday, 3 March at 7.30pm.

        For futher information, please contact the Holocaust Education Trust Office.

        Telephone:+ 353-1-669 0593
        Website address:

        Maastricht, Netherlands - 23 – 25/3/09
        National Policies on the Legal Status of Immigrants
          Website address:

          All Hallows College, Dublin 9 - 26/3/09
          Fair Play: Are fair and decent working conditions for migrant workers possible in the changing labour market?

          Telephone:+ 353 889 7570
          Website address:
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            April 2009

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            May 2009

            Bewley's Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 - 06/05/09
            Diversity is no "Trivial Pursuit"

            Telephone: + 353-1-605 1636
            Website address: Dublin Diversity Network

            Africa Day – 25/05/09

            Africa Day was first marked on May 25, 1963 with the establishment of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), which was transformed into the African Union (AU) in 2002. Community initiatives throughout the country will organise events that build a positive image of Africa and its diversity in Ireland.

            Telephone: + 353-1-605 1636

            Clarence Hotel, Dublin 2 - 27/05/09
            Challenges and Promise for Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Dublin

            Please RSVP before 15th May to email:

            The Buttery Food Court, Trinity College - 29/05/09-25/06/09
            Migrant Networks’ Leaders Photographic Exhibition


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              June 2009

              Buswells Hotel, Dublin 2 - 22/06/09
              "The Challenges and Obstacles facing Refugees, Persons with Leave to Remain and Persons granted Subsidiary Protection, as they seek to access post-second level education in Ireland"

              Launch of a Position Paper by the Refugee Information Service (RIS).
              Please contact Cormac by Friday 19th June:
              Telephone: + 353-1-645 3070

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                July 2009

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                August 2009

                The Northside Music Festival - Yes21/07/09 - 16/08/09
                Intercultural Performances
                For more information, contact: -
                Schedule of EventsPoster

                Dublin 4 - 8/8/09
                "Have a Go Day"

                For further details contact Eoin Vaughan at 087 946 0750

                Dublin 12 - 18–21/8/09,
                Exploring Africa

                For more information or for an application form please call to Africa Centre, Methodist Church Building, 9c Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1, or contact:

                Telephone: 01 865 6951

                Inchicore sports Centre, St Michael's Estate Inchicore, Dublin. - 22/8/09. 4pm
                Igbo Cultural Day Festival

                A celebration of Igbo culture and values. The events marking the celebrations are organised by Ndigbo (Igbo People) living in Ireland. The Igbo nation is an important constituent of the Nigerian State and makes up a substantial proportion of the Nigerian community in Ireland.

                  Galway - 29/08/09
                  2nd Galway Intercultural Barbecue Festival and Competition
                  For further details contact Ernest Bishop, Coordinator (Galway City Anti-Racism Strategy), at Galway City Partnership:

                  Telephone: 091 773 466

                  Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin - 29/08/09-30/08/09
                  Festival of World Cultures

                  Website address:

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                  September 2009

                  Trinity College, Dublin 1 - 1/09/09
                  Hotel Rwanda with a talk by Paul Rusesabagina

                  Places are limited. Please confirm attendance before 28th August to:


                    Central Hotel, Exchequer Street. 16/09/09
                  Dublin Employment Pact & New Communities Partnership - Barriers to Integration Symposium

                  Venue - 18/09/09

                  The Immigrant Council of Ireland (ICI) – Mothers and Daughters Lunch

                  For further details call Francesca or Orla:

                  Telephone:01 674 0202

                  Maastricht, Netherlands - 21 – 22/9/09
                  Immigration and the Social Welfare State: Implications for Policy-Making

                  IACI - Integration Of African Children In Ireland, Multicultural Young People’s Award – Nominations open - Closing date for applicants – 25/09/09


                  University College Cork - 29/09/09
                  Migrant Children: Perspectives from Children-Centred Research

                  Book a place before September 18th. For further information please see the contact details below:

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                  October 2009

                  Dublin 2 - 8/10/09
                  Ethnic Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

                  RSVP please by 2nd October to Chinedu Onyejelem.


                  Dublin 8 - 15/10/09
                  My own enterprise in Ireland: Business Forum for up-and-running entrepreneurs.

                  RSVP to Polski Express – Anna Paś

                  Telephone:01-818 02647
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                    Malm, Sweden - 15-16/10/09
                    Labour Migration and its Development Potential


                      DnLaoghaire Rathdown - 12-16/10/09

                      Social Inclusion Week

                      Inclusion Fusion - 15/10/09

                      Both of these events are being organised by Dn Laoghaire Rathdown County Council’s Social Inclusion Unit. For further details contact Rebekah Fozzard, Social Inclusion Officer, at:

                      WebsiteTo be arranged

                      Innovation Dublin 2009
                      Innovation Dublin is a week long festival of events highlighting and promoting innovation and new ideas in the city

                      Dublin 8 - 19/10/09
                      Integration Through Sport

                      Dublin 8 - 19/10/09
                      Ethnic Entrepreneurship Innovation Dublin 2009: Chinese Business and Entrepreneur Seminar.

                      November 2009

                      National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) - 4/11/09
                      Intercultural Health Fair

                      Telephone:091 779 083

                      Galway - yes yes 6–8/11/09
                      The Spirit of Voice Festival

                      Telephone:+353 (0)86 336 7129

                      Dublin 1 -yes yes 11/11/09

                      IACI - Integration Of African Children In Ireland, Multicultural Young People’s Award


                      Dublin 2 - 17/11//09
                      The Moonlight Talk


                      Dublin 7 - 21/11/09
                      Economic Social and Cultural Rights - Making States Accountable

                      To register interest in attending contact: Anthea Moore, Law Society.


                      Crosscare Migrant Project - 25/11/09

                      2009 Call for Applications for EU funding- 27/11/09

                      The EU has issued a call for applications for grant funding from the
                      • European Refugee Fund (ERF)

                      • European Integration Fund (EIF)

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                      December 2009

                      DIVERSITY DAY - yesyes 3/12/09

                      Dublin 2 -yes 3/12/09

                      The Immigrant Council of Ireland are holding a half day information session on the rights and entitlements of migrant women who are experiencing gender based violence.

                      Ballyfermot/Chapelizod -yes 15/12/09

                      Ballyfermot/Chapelizod Intercultural Steering Group are holding an Intercultural Family Festive afternoon

                      All are welcome. Contact Catherine:

                      Telephone:01 898 9165

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