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UCC Supports Refugee Week 2024

27 Feb 2024
Refugee Week 2024 - Thank you

We are at the end of another Refugee Week in UCC and on behalf of the University of Sancutary Working Group and the Refugee Week co-ordinator, Anne-Marie Curtin, we would like to thank sincerely the university leadership and all members of the university community for your continued support and solidarity.  

None of this would be possible without the contributions of a lot of people, staff and student alike, within UCC and from the wider community, local and not so local.  In particular we would like to acknowledge the contributions of the following: 

Áine Murphy and all the Room Bookings staff
Alan Carbery and all in the Chaplaincy
All in 98.3 FM
Annette Feeney, EDI Unit, UCC
Anton Floyd, Poet
Aoife Kavanagh and all in UNHCR Ireland
Barry Monahan and Rachel Gough, School of Film and Screen Media, UCC
Caroline Stephens, UNHCR
Ciara Murphy and Dr Diarmuid Scully, LGBT+ Staff Network, UCC
Collective Social Futures
Dr Ali Khashan, UCC
Dr Amin Sharifi Isaloo, UCC
Dr Apostolos Veizis, INTERSOS
Dr Caitríona Ní Laoire, UCC
Dr Claire Dorrity, UCC
Dr Claire Murray and all in the EDI Unit, UCC
Dr Gertrude Cotter, UCC
Dr J.C. MacQuarie, UCC
Dr Kathy O’Hare and all in Soundseekers
Dr Laurence Davis, UCC
Dr Naomi Masheti, Cork Migrant Centre
Dr Piaras MacÉinrí, UCC
Dr Sanaa Khabbar and Dr Jatin Nagpal, Race Equality Network, UCC
Dr Sarah Field, MU
Dr Shirley Martin, UCC
Eithne Egan and Phil Maguire, Dept. of Music, UCC
Emer O’Driscoll and Anthony O’Sullivan, The Hub
Fionnuala O'Connell, Cork Migrant Centre
Gemma McConigly, Societies Officer
General Services Duty Operators and Security staff campus-wide
Grace & Sinéad and all in Fáilte Refugees Student Society
Graham Clifford and all in Sanctuary Runners (and the brave swimmers!)
Hilary Bow
Homayoon Shirzad and all in Schools of Sanctuary Ireland
ISS21 (Migration & Integration Cluster, Poverties, Social Justice, & Inequalities Cluster, IMMERSE, PRECNIGHTS)
J.P. O’Sullivan, MECPATHS
John Warren, Community Support Officer
Kylemore Catering
Maeve Murphy, UNCHR (Lebanon)
Maria Carroll and Nina Lapot, President’s Office, UCC
Mohammed Ismail
Olha Stasiuk, Central European University
Pride Moyo
Professor Maggie O'Neill, UCC
Raphael Cherif, Cork Migrant Centre
Roos Demol, International Community Dynamics
Ruth Hally, UCC
Sauti Studios, Cork Migrant Centre
School of Economics, UCC
School of Law, UCC
Tadhg Crowley, The Glucksman
Tessa Cornally, Nasc Ireland
The Inclusion Health Research Group in CoMH, UCC
UCC Staff Athletics Club

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