Five Things You Can Do to STAND Together Against Discrimination

  • Reflect on your own prejudices and make a change to your behaviour.
  • Speak up and get involved in our 8x8 Festival #STANDTogether social media campaign.
  • Join forces with others and start an awareness campaign on your campus.
  • Educate yourself further on issues of prejudice and discrimination at our Global Issues course on your campus.
  • Get engaged with the work that local grassroots groups are doing to fight discrimination locally.

The following organisations here in Ireland are working with various groups facing discrimination and prejudice in society. Check out their work or get involved.

LGBTQ+ Groups

Migrant Groups

  • Irish Refugee Council – Website
  • Immigrant Council of Ireland – Website
  • Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) – Website
  • Fáilte Refugees Ireland – Website
  • Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland (MASI) – Website
  • Refugee and Migrant Solidarity Ireland (RAMSI) – Facebook

Minority Groups

  • Pavee Point Traveller & Roma Centre – Website
  • Irish Travellers Movement – Website
  • Cairde – Website

Gender Groups

  • National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) – Website
  • AkiDwA – Website
  • Women’s Aid Ireland – Website

Socio-economic Poverty Groups

Disability Groups

  • Centre for Independent Living (Blanchardstown) – Website
  • Disability Federation of Ireland – Website
  • Inclusion Ireland – Website
  • Irish Deaf Society – Website
  • Irish Wheelchair Association – Website


HIV Support Groups

Anti-racism Groups

  • ENAR Ireland (European Network Against Racism Ireland) – Website
  • Show Racism the Red Card Ireland – Website
  • Sport Against Racism Ireland (SARI) – Website
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