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Overview of Application Process under International Protection Act 2015

EMN Ireland

EMN Ireland is the Irish National Contact Point of the European Migration Network and is part of the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).

Recent publications

Family ReunificationFamily Reunification of non-EU nationals in Ireland

Examines developments in family reunification policy both in the context of refugees and non-refugees

2016 Resettlement studyResettlement of Refugees and Private Sponsorship in Ireland

Investigates resettlement and private sponsorship programmes operational in Ireland


2016 Annual Policy ReportEMN Annual Report on Immigration and Asylum 2016: Synthesis Report

Overview of recent EU and national policy developments in Member States during 2016 and early 2017

Resources & Activities

EMN Ireland Conference: Responding to the refugee crisis

Download conference report


View EU migration and asylum legislation: Ireland’s participation.

Useful Statistics

See latest Employment and Unemployment data of Irish and Non-Irish Nationals (QNHS Q4 2016)

Research Library

Search for research-based publications of relevance to migration and asylum in Ireland.

Asylum and Migration Glossary 3.0

Asylum and Migration Glossary 3.0

Download Glossary or search the on-line EMN Asylum and Migration Glossary for comparable terms and definitions relating to asylum and migration.