· Irish Running Movement hold donation drive in Cork, Dublin and Sligo · Items given by the public include sanitiser, hand gels, soaps, wipes and medication · Over 6,000 people in Direct Provision centres across Ireland with 1,500 living in Emergency Accommodation centres The Sanctuary Runners movement held donation drives […]
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IRISH SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT TO STAGE RUNNING EVENT IN TOKYO DURING THE OLYMPIC GAMES * The Sanctuary Runners was set up in Ireland in 2018 and uses running to bring together asylum seekers, refugees and wider Irish society * The Solidarity Run at Tokyo 2020 aims to show solidarity, friendship and […]
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Launch of the ‘Drive for 1,000’ Sanctuary Runners in the Cork City Marathon and the ‘Open Your Doors’ campaign
On Tuesday, Feb 18th the Sanctuary Runners launched our ‘Drive for 1,000’ runners in this year’s Cork City Marathon and our ‘Open Your Doors’ campaign where we’re asking the good people of Cork City and County to put up a Sanctuary Runner on the night before the race. https://www.echolive.ie/corknews/Sanctuary-Runners-appeal-to-Cork-residents-for-support-49c58a7b-59b8-4d1a-b440-93d62f8133b4-ds
When Sibusisiwe “Busie” Mhlophe arrived in Ireland from Zimbabwe, she felt isolated and anxious. h “I didn’t know anyone or have family anywhere in Europe. It was so depressing staying in the room the whole day with nothing to do,” she said.
Athlete urges Irish people to treat those in direct provision with the respect he has always been shown