We looked inside some of the tweets by @ChildRightsIRL and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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*More than 90% of Travellers in Ireland, Belgium & the Netherlands feel there are not enough places – especially appropriate halting sites – for them to live. 4% say they were evicted at least once in the past 5 years.
What is so frustrating is that central government make the funds available for Traveller accommodation but local government won’t develop. This is unacceptable. Every child should have a decent home. Travellers can’t continue to be the bottom of the list. https://t.co/huyKGFbCuK
We welcome this commitment to ratify which is long overdue. #LanzaroteConvention puts an onus on States to provide special protections to child victims of sexual violence and abuse #childprotection https://t.co/YuJnkgyb3d
We are receiving a lot of queries regarding the reopening of schools and accessing supports for students with special education needs. This document published by @Education_Ire is worth reviewing and may provide guidance with any concerns you may have. https://t.co/uBS5Rg8lgB https://t.co/L1qJ3IvVIg
Yesterday's confirmation that spit hoods have been used against children has prompted @ChildRightsIRL to call for an end to their use. Spit hoods are potentially lethal. Their use is currently under review by @gardainfo. RT & call for them to be banned. https://t.co/SCCEEBww40
“The use of spit hoods is cruel and dehumanising... It is deeply concerning that An Garda Síochána has resorted to using them on children without any apparent risk assessment." says @Tanya_Ward in joint press release with @ICCLtweet https://t.co/UB5JJmTwjx
Have you lost income/educational opportunity because of a lack #childcare? We're asking parents to complete this quick anonymous survey on their #Childcare concerns so we can challenge government and policy makers. Thanks https://t.co/4TKoylDr0X #ChildcarePreventsHomelessness https://t.co/T13ShvCJX4
Hello, we'd greatly appreciate it if you could share our #childcare survey on your social media channels. Thanks :) @ChildRightsIRL @Barnardos_IRL @TREOIR @flacireland @FocusIreland @DFSDublin @SparkIreland @SVP_Ireland #ChildcarePreventsHomelessness https://t.co/rUnA65KptI