Council launching new initiative to combat racism and sectarianism

Donegal County Council will this week launch a reporting scheme which allow victims or witnesses of racist or sectarian incidents in the county to report them via text, phone or online.

The Independent and confidential reporting scheme will be officially launched by the County's Mayor Cora Harvey tomorrow.

The information gathered will be used to improve council policy to address racism and sectarianism.

Francis Conaghan is the Council's Good Relations officer - He says where appropriate, reports received will also be forwarded on the gardai....

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