International Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Racial Discrimination

Ireland will submit its joint Fifth, Sixth, and Seventh State report to the United Nations Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in 2018. Following a fresh round of consultations with relevant Government Departments and Agencies the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration at the Department of Justice and Equality has prepared a draft of the report for public consultation. The draft report and supporting documents are available to read and download via the links below.

CERD Combined 5th, 6th and 7th Periodic Report – IRELAND [DRAFT]

Concluding observations of the CERD Committee on combined 3rd and 4th Report - IRELAND

Addendum to Concluding observations on combined 3rd and 4th Report - IRELAND

Common Core Document – IRELAND (updated Apr 2014)

Combined 3rd and 4th Periodic Report – IRELAND

Written submissions on the draft report are now invited and should be made by email to or by post to the address below no later than 31 January 2018. Submissions received after this date will not be considered. Submissions should be clearly marked “UNCERD Submission”.

The Integration Unit
Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration,
Bishop’s Square, Redmond’s Hill, Dublin 2.

Also, as part of the wider consultation process, the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration will hold public consultation meetings. Advance registration for the third and final event is available via Eventbrite link below.

2.00pm Tuesday 23 January 2017, The Atrium, Department of Justice and Equality, 51 St. Stephen’s Green

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