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Useful Resources

This section provides resources that you can use to find out more about institutional abuse in Ireland.

Government Reports

There have been a number of investigations and reports into both clerical and institutional abuse of children in institutions in Ireland.

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Online Resources

These are links to websites that you may find useful.

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Here are some examples of books written about institutional abuse in Ireland, many of which were written by survivors.

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Government Responses

This section contains some information on how the Irish Government has responded to institutional abuse.

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Institutions Covered

The following institutions are covered under the Residential Institutions Redress Act, 2002.

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International Inquiries into Institutional Abuse

This page contains some examples of investigations into institutional abuse of children from around the world.

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Poems from Survivors

We have received poetry from survivors, and have put them online for others to view

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Caranua publications

All Caranua publications can be downloaded from this page.

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