Thu, 22 Oct, 2020
The Government has again been called on to commit to solutions that allow people to safely and legally escape persecution - after another group of migrants was found trying to enter Ireland in a cargo ship.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2019
A northern Irish man alleged to have delivered the refrigerated trailer in which 39 migrants were found dead last month was travelling on an Irish passport at the time, the High Court has heard.
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019
he shocking discovery of 39 bodies in a lorry in Essex, in the south-east of England, is a salutary reminder of the dangers of all forms of human trafficking and recalls a similar tragedy in 2000 when the bodies of 58 young Chinese people were found in a container at Dover.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
The authors criticised the Government’s failure to obtain a trafficking conviction since the legislation was amended in 2013 and said Ireland does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
In a country where only two police officers track how terrorist organisations might use our banking system — so recently dubbed the ‘Wild West’ of European finance — it cannot be surprising that the United Nations has found that human trafficking into Ireland is 50% higher than official figures suggest.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2019
Sixteen potential human trafficking victims have been identified by an organisation that has threatened the Government with High Court proceedings unless it halts a permit scheme used by the fishing industry.
Fri, 18 May, 2018