Intercultural Programme

women4women network dlr and the Southside Partnership Women's Programme organise regular International Women's Breakfasts in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, very often in conjunction with different organisations.

Dates for the upcoming International Women's Breakfast:

Wed 6th February - Samuel Beckett FRC, Ballyogan
Wed 6th March for International Women's Day - Comhaltas, Monkstown
Wed 1st May - Balally Resource Centre, Balally
Wed 19th June - Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland, Clonskeagh

Southside Partnership Women's Integration Programme Spring 2019

Please see the following English Language and Communication Classes:

Mondays from 9.30am - 11.00 am, starting on Monday 21st January to 17th June
Samuel Beckett Civic Centre in Ballyogan

Tuesdays from 10.00 am - 11.30, starting on Tuesday 22nd January to 25th June
Lexicon in Dun Laoghaire (new Library)

We are also offering 2 Grammar Classes in conjunction with DDLETB and a literacy class for migrant women in Rosemount FRC in Dundrum starting on 22nd January till Easter

In addition the Repower Programme will offer an ESOL QQI Level 4 course as one module of the Employability Skills QQI Level 4 full award. For more information please click here.

For more information and to register for courses please contact Marese on 01 422 1004 (Mo - Wed).


A new exciting programme involving migrant and Irish women!

Are you living in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown? Join us!

We are inviting migrant /refugee women and local women from the county to be involved in activities that will take place from October 2018 to November 2019. These activities include:

  • Language and cultural training for migrant and refugee women – from October 2018 to September 2019.
    For information on current language courses go
    here for Monday course, here for Wednesday course and here for Saturday course.
  • Empowerment training for migrant and refugee women – from January to October 2019
  • Small group mentoring sessions for migrant and refugee women - from January to October 2019
  • Crafts and culture workshops for migrant and refugee women, and women from the local community/ local Arts & Crafts groups– from April to November 2019

These courses and activities will support integration, improve language skills and allow for better access to employment and social activity. This programme will be organised by the Women’s Programme of Southside Partnership DLR CLP. Participation in all the activities being run through WEMIN is free.

Get in touch with us for more information and to register:

Southside Partnership Women’s Programme call 01 442 1004, email
or contact Daniela Naab on 087 612 8740 or Rafika Kelly on 087 720 3665

The WEMIN project (Migrant Women Empowerment and Integration) is funded by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) of the European Union. WEMIN aims at implementing and promoting a pioneering integration model for migrant and refugee women of all ages living in EU countries. More information on the project website: .