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# Emigration

Last week
12th May 2024 - 18th May 2024
Are young people really being pushed from Ireland's shore? We asked them (and everyone else)
8% of people aged between 18-34 years old have said they are actively planning to emigrate from Ireland.
Last year
2023
New CSO research indicates many emigrating nurses and doctors return
Over 64,000 people emigrated from Ireland in year to April 2023
Bad Bridget: Uncovering the secret lives of Ireland's emigrant women
Elaine Farrell and Leanne McCormick
All time
Poll: Would you consider leaving Ireland due to the high cost of living?
Why we emigrated: Irish healthcare professionals on what pushed them to leave
44% increase in the number of Irish doctors emigrating to Australia since 2018
Open Thread: Tell us about your experience of migration
Opinion: I went to Australia to figure out why so many Irish doctors are moving away
Dr Niamh Humphries
Funeral takes place in Dublin of Irish emigrant who died alone in London
New process will make it easier for non-European partners of Irish citizens to work here
More people are returning to Ireland than leaving for the first time since 2009
'Living with your parents in your late 20s isn't not going to kill you but it’s uncomfortable, it’s stifling'
Brigid O'Dea
Column: 'Some 90 years after my maternal grandparents left Ireland, I am returning'
Matthew Conway
18th century coffin carrier used in workhouses during Irish famine on display
Irish emigrant: 'I'm more concerned now about the Great Barrier Reef than the Irish summer'
Philip Lynch
Most Irish university graduates are employed in Dublin and Cork
Dozens of Venezuelans 'stranded in Ireland' as Maduro's government fails to issue new passports
From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary's Irish links
This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade
Michael D Higgins says Australian democracy has 'distinctive Irish influence'
'A chronic haemorrhage': Just one in five trainee doctors plan to definitely stay in Ireland to work
Letter from Down Under: 'Our attorney general argued that people have the right to be bigots'
Philip Lynch
'It was like landing on the moon': Finding the fate of Irish Famine orphans sent to Australia
Famine emigration stories: Corkman who made it to US went to war in exchange for land for his family
An Irish emigrant: 'I knew I wouldn't make it back home in time to say goodbye'
Romy Delaney
Returning emigrants say car insurance, jobs and finding somewhere to live are the biggest problems
'Kiwis first': New Zealand joins Australia in tightening visa rules
Emigrating to Australia: 'I’ve learned that home is home'
Aimee Murphy
'You are not alone': Irish women in London have been anonymously sharing their secrets
Play remembers the "forgotten generation" of Irish men who emigrated to London
'We only hire Australians' - The experience of Irish people in Australia
Pat Shortt's new drama explores how families deal with emigration and cancer
Irish in Britain being 'lovebombed' into staying in EU - but why?
Dr Bryce Evans
Why do Irish people leave Ireland - and what happens when they do?
9 Facebook statuses every Irish person posts from Australia
Former Dublin mayor Royston Brady has a bone to pick with 'pyjama-wearing' water charge boycotters
'Home to what?': Emigrants want a say in who runs the show while they're living abroad
Barry Johnston
218 Irish arrested and deported from Australia since 2010
Promoting 'brand Ireland' with a film about emigration? I'm not comfortable with that
Julien Mercille