15 September - Integration and inclusion of migrant children in education; IMMERSE End of Project Ireland Conference

School of Applied Social Studies and ISS21

Welcome and opening remarks Grainne Cullen , Principal Officer, Social Inclusion Unit, Department of Education Keynote Address: Emma Quin, ESRI and EMN (European Migration Network) Children and Young People Panel: IMMERSE Children and Young People's Advisory Group, Youth Advisors and Young Migrant Activists UCC IMMERSE Team: Shirley Martin, Reana Maier, Deirdre Horgan and Jacqui O’Riordan, . Jessica Farnan, ETB - YES for Refugees & Migrants Formal Education Panel: Mary Kenny (ESOL Development Officer, Dublin/Dun Laoghaire ETB), Nickie Egan (Principal North Presentation Primary Cork), Kevin Mascarenhas, Schools of Sanctuary Áine Lyne, EDNIP, MIC, University of Limerick

15th September from 10.00am-3.00pm

Dora Allman Room, The Hub, UCC Main Campus


University College Cork will held an event on September 15th to share the Immerse H2020 project findings on the integration of migrant children in the Irish education system.


College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences

Coláiste na nEalaíon, an Léinn Cheiltigh agus na nEolaíochtaí Sóisialta

College Office, Room G31 ,Ground Floor, Block B, O'Rahilly Building, UCC