Children's Rights Alliance

Online safety commissioner 'more urgent' in context of Covid-19 pandemic

An online safety commissioner must be established as a matter of urgency, especially in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Children's Rights Alliance (CRA) has said.

Published 23 February 2021

Family law queries dominate Children's Rights Alliance helpline for second year

Family law issues have remained the dominant theme of calls to the Children's Rights Alliance helpline in its second year, revealing a "serious gap" in the family law system.

Published 29 July 2020

Coalition calls for immediate funding for dedicated family law courts complex

A new coalition of legal bodies, charities and NGOs has launched a campaign calling on the Government to immediately allocate the funding necessary to develop a dedicated family law courts complex at the Hammond Lane site.

Published 10 December 2019

'Know your rights' guide launched by Children's Rights Alliance

A new "Know Your Rights" guide for children and young people has been launched by the Children's Rights Alliance.

Published 27 November 2019

Tríona Jacob named as Catherine McGuinness Fellow 2019/2020

Barrister Tríona Jacob has been named by the Children's Rights Alliance (CRA) as its Catherine McGuinness Fellow for 2019/2020.

Published 28 October 2019

Government publishes national standards for asylum seeker accommodation

The Government has set out the national standards for asylum seeker accommodation and reception centres in Ireland following engagement with the UN and various NGOs.

Published 16 August 2019

Children, young people and families 'struggling to navigate' family law system

Children, young people and their families are "struggling to navigate" a family law system that is "crying out for reform", the Children's Rights Alliance has warned.

Published 9 July 2019