Direct Provision panel
My name is Tumi I am a South African citizen I came to Ireland in 2019 February and I am a mother of 3 boys. Back in South Africa I was a politician and a banker as well but currently I’m studying with An Cosan under IT Carlow I’m doing level 6 in community development
Tim Hanley is a Campaigns Officer with Amnesty International Ireland, leading on the organisation’s campaigning work on Direct Provision, refugee and migrant rights and LGBTI rights. Prior to joining Amnesty, Tim worked with Concern Worldwide in Ethiopia and Dublin. He also previously worked with Amnesty International Ireland’s Human Rights Education team. He holds an LLM in International Human Rights Law, a Postgraduate Diploma in Social Research, a Diploma in Legal Studies, and a BA (Honours) in English, Media and Cultural Studies.
My name is Rosemary Nkosi aged 31, originally from Zimbabwe. I am an asylum seeker staying in Rosslare Harbour accommodation centre. I’m working as a health care assistant in Castle Bridge nursing home (wexford). A member of MASI