Culture Shots programme 5 focuses on dispelling harmful myths about the people who find themselves in Ireland’s asylum system.
Shannette Budhai presents and Tina Dio speaks to two asylum seekers about their experiences of the asylum process.
Anne Healy interviews Andrew McDonald of the Dún Laoghaire Refugee Project, which offers a variety of crucial supports to young asylum seekers.
Also featuring music by Charlie Winston.
Culture Shots is part of a series of 13 programmes examining the meaning of culture and promoting intercultural understanding.
This project is co-financed by the European Commission under the European Integration Fund and is supported by the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration in the Department of Justice and Equality and Pobal.