Crossing Borders Breaking BoundariesLove your food? Love, respect, and protect the hands that feed you! #workersrightsnow #migrantrights
At our first, cross-border meat sector meeting, we talked about discrimination, racism, poor health & safety practices, lack of progression, and how difficult and challenging this work can be, but also HOW VALUABLE THIS WORK IS, and that everyone should feel valued in their jobs.
We might live in places with different governments and laws, but together we can show each other solidarity and support:
"Once we are together, we can win" "We are going to learn from each other, and learn how other people are dealing with these problems at work" "I thought we were alone at our factory, but now I know others are facing the same problems"
Migrant Rights Centre Ireland - MRCI Community Intercultural Programme Irish Congress of Trade Unions ... See MoreSee Less
Another new week and more opportunities to get involved with Oasis!
As school and college winds down for the summer and restrictions are slowly being lifted, we hope you're enjoying getting to spend some time (safely) outside, even if our weather has been unpredictable!
Check out what we have on this week and stay tuned over the coming weeks for more activities!
As part of our ongoing empowerment of migrant workers today we delivered a second session, alongside ICTU, regarding the working environment of temporary workers, focusing largely on the experience of Portuguese workers ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to our wonderful clients who completed our first ever 'Paths to Safe Employment' programme today! They have blown us away with their willingness to learn, be challenged and in their support for one another. New friendships forged and four individuals more equipped to understand their rights and integrate well into their community. ... See MoreSee Less