Tue, 02 Feb, 2021
Fri, 09 Oct, 2020
The Government has announced the establishment of a special group to examine the supports afforded to asylum seekers, including direct provision, which will be chaired by a former secretary general of the European Commission.
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
Ireland should more than double its annual intake of refugees over the coming three years to meet its “fair share” of the projected global refugee resettlement need, a migrant umbrella group has said.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2019
The death of an asylum seeker with a serious heart condition just weeks after his transfer from Dublin to Cork without medical notes should act as “a clarion call” to the Government that reforms of the asylum system haven’t gone far enough.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
The Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform in the US is urging the country’s 50,000 undocumented Irish not to panic about President Trump’s clampdown on immigration — as it will only impact undocumented immigrants with serious criminal records.
Tue, 31 Jan, 2017
EU leaders finalised a deal with Turkey to cut off migrants coming to Europe illegally but many including the Taoiseach Enda Kenny admitted that it would not resolve the crisis that saw more than 1.2m people mostly fleeing war arrive last year.
Sat, 19 Mar, 2016
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
Thu, 29 Oct, 2015