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About us

About the European Migration Network

EMN Ireland is the Irish National Contact Point of the European Migration Network and is part of the ESRI.

The role of the European Migration Network is:

  • to collect and exchange up-to-date and reliable data and information
  • analysis and provide data and information in an accessible format
  • contribute to the development of indicators and criteria to improve the consistency of information and development of activities related to migratory statistics
  • produce and publish periodic reports on migration and asylum at National and European level
  • create and maintain an on-line information exchange system which provides access to documents and publications on migration and asylum
  • raise awareness by providing access to information gathered and dissemination of EMN publications and outputs
  • coordinate information and cooperate with other European and International bodies.

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Further information available from: www.ec.europa.eu/emn


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What we do

Overiew of EMN

EMN Leaflet thumbnailDownload the EMN information leaflet for a general overview of the European Migration Network.

Research Library

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

EMN Publications

View Irish national research studies and policy reports relating to migration and asylum in Ireland.

Legal Resources

View summaries of relevant Irish and European case law or legislation.

Useful Statistics

See latest statistics on migration, immigration, protection and return and employment and Census 2011.

Asylum and Migration Glossary

Asylum and Migration Glossary 3.0Search the EMN Asylum and Migration Glossary for comparable terms and definitions relating to asylum and migration (includes terms in Irish)