Public urged to report racist or sectarian incidents

A campaign has been launched encouraging the public to report racist and sectarian incidents they may encounter.

The scheme is independent and confidential and aims to support people who have witnessed or experienced a racist or sectarian incident.

Dr. Karin White, Cultural Diversity Officer with Donegal County Council, says there is a problem with racism and she has experienced incidents herself - she spoke earlier on the Shaun Doherty Show:

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