Killarney Asylum Seekers Initiative is shortlisted for national award

The Killarney Asylum Seekers Initiative, which has been shortlisted for a national award says it’s hard for Non-Nationals to integrate in this country. The initiative operates a drop in centre in Killarney and is being recognised for its work in fostering awareness of multiculturalism in the south Kerry town.It’s been nominated in the media and multicultural awards for 2005 which will be held this Sunday in Cork. Co-ordinator of the initiative Marylyn Counihan says the non-national population need more centres like the one in Killarney.