Translate Ireland was established in Cork by social entrepreneur and former writer/broadcaster Graham Clifford and GP Dr Catherine Clifford in December 2020.
Graham also founded the Sanctuary Runners’ initiative (sanctuaryrunners.ie) and has spent many years working with asylum seekers, refugees and other migrant groups in Ireland. He also leads the Together Ireland Community Integration Project.
Previously he worked as a feature writer with the Irish Times, Irish Independent and the Business Post – and as a broadcast journalist with RTÉ and the BBC.
Catherine has worked as a doctor in a number of countries including the UK, Uganda, Australia and now Ireland.
The health-related multilingual video messages are presented by doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers, originally from other countries but who are now living and working in Ireland.
Translate Ireland, also, produces multilingual video messages on topics such as education, immigration and services.