Our Board

Rosemary Kunene

Msc. in Cooperatives & Social Enterprise candidate. B.A. in Applied Addiction Studies and Community Development. Passionate about community ... empowerment and participation.
With over 5 years lived experience in Direct Provision centre.
A social entrepreneur with a strong business acumen.
Experienced community organiser and integration events / activities coordinator.

Karen McHugh

Experienced Chief Executive with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organization industry. Skilled in Social Work, ... Event Management, Leadership, Managerial Finance and Strategic Planning. Passionate about equality and human rights.

Ruta Maciuliene


Small business Accountancy, Bookkeeping, Payroll, Tax advice

Naeem Iqbal

Executive MBA, MA Communication for Development, and MSc Communication. Accountant and audit senior in a Chartered Accountants and ... Statutory Auditors Firm.

Radwan Abou Hajah

Msc. Refugee Integration, Hons. Agriculture Forestry and Environment. Refugee Integration and ... Intercultural Awareness worker.

Muhammad Achour

MSc Sustainable development/design, BA hons Architecture Teaching assistant at DCU, Director and founder of Places of ARcture, an Irish ... association aims to engage local communities with art and architecture, Artist Residence of Mother tongues festival as a creative practitioner, member of City of Sanctuary Dublin, Co-organizer of Sanctuary in Nature & Heritage project.

Uruemu Adejinmi

Councillor on Longford County Council and the Deputy Chairperson of Longford Municipal District. She is married with 3 children.
... Uruemu holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics, an Executive MBA and a QQI Level
Uruemu is also on the Board of Management, St. Michael’s National School; Director, St. Christopher’s Housing Association; Director Longford Enterprise Development Company CLG.

Francis McEvoy


A Chartered Accountant and Financial Advisor, with experience in the charity sector since 2002.

Sharon Dalani Mpofu

Community Development Management, People Management and Strategy, Administrator, Immigration Support Administrator, Healthcare Service ... skills, Currently living in Direct provision and studying towards my Immigration Law.
Favorite quote: "FEAR has two meanings Fear Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise".

Clíodhna Murphy

Clíodhna Murphy is a legal academic at Maynooth University School of Law and Criminology. She teaches and researches in the area of ... Migration and Human Rights. She is the Chair of Maynooth University's Sanctuary Committee.

Our Team

  • Welile Gina

    Program Manager

  • Ndumiso Moyo

    Social Media Manager

  • Francis Alabi

    Human Resource (Volunteer Manager)

  • Lethukuthula Dlamini


  • Sandra Mahlangu

    Assistant accountant

  • Nonsikelelo Ncube


  • Tina Njoroge

    Office Admin Manager

  • Nonhlanhla Sibanda

    Social Media Coordinator

  • Thembinkosi Malisa

    In House Journalist

  • Diana Siwela

    Social Enterprise Developer

  • Roseline Omonijo

    DiP Member Coordinator

  • Prarthana Acharya

    Business Development

  • David Nesengani

    Development Officer

  • Sharon Mpofu

    Office Administrator

  • Katalin Varnyu

    Ass. Office Admin

  • Loveth Osaretin Ayobure

    Social Media

  • Damian Trasha

    IT & Graphic Designer

  • Xhulja Sula

    IT & Marketing