107 people, including 67 Ukrainian lawyers now living in Ireland, attended an information and networking event at the Law Society on 31 July. Information was given on practising law in this country. Another 31 Ukrainian lawyers in Ireland couldn’t attend but will receive the materials.
On 8 June 2022, members of UILA and the Association of Ukrainian Lawyers in Ireland met Senator Barry Ward and Jim O’Callaghan TD at Leinster House. Discussions included recognising Ukrainian legal qualifications in Ireland and implementing efficient sanctions and redress measures.
The EU Asylum Agency has launched a Survey of Arriving Migrants from Ukraine, as ‘a platform where you can share your experiences of your journey, your arrival in Europe and your relocation plans’.
Members of UILA are helping the Irish Red Cross distribute food and clothing assistance to people arriving in Ireland from Ukraine. €40,000 of vouchers were distributed yesterday, 3 August. See Irish Independent and RTE reports.
UILA volunteers are also working on site in Maynooth at a Red Cross clinic, providing information on services in Ireland to displaced Ukrainians.