About Us

What is the European Migration Network

The European Migration Network is an EU network of experts who work together to provide objective, comparable policy-relevant information on migration and international protection. The EMN was legally established under Council Decision 2008/381/EC, as amended.

Who we are

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


EMN Ireland staff members are;

What we do

EMN Ireland produces research and policy analysis on topics related to international protection and migration and provides comparative analysis on migration trends, legislative, policy developments and policy implementation issues.

Read more about the work of the EMN in our latest leaflet.