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# migration - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Bodies of 28 migrants found on Libyan coast
# Migration
# Migration

Bodies of 28 migrants found on Libyan coast

Dec 26th 2021, 6:00 PM 14,372 Views 4 Comments

Libya has become a key departure point for people from Africa and Asia attempting to migrate to Europe.

# migration - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Pope calls Europe's neglect of migrants 'the shipwreck of civilisation' during Lesbos visit
# Greece
# Greece

Pope calls Europe's neglect of migrants 'the shipwreck of civilisation' during Lesbos visit

Dec 5th 2021, 7:34 PM 16,026 Views 46 Comments

The pontiff said Europe was “torn by nationalist egoism”.

# migration - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

More than 100 migrants flown out of Belarus as standoff appears to de-escalate
# Migration
# Migration

More than 100 migrants flown out of Belarus as standoff appears to de-escalate

Nov 23rd 2021, 12:26 PM 9,025 Views 8 Comments

118 migrants were flown out of Belarus yesterday, with another group due to leave today.

# migration - Monday 22 November, 2021

Belarus leader criticises EU for refusing to negotiate on migrant standoff
# Border
# Border

Belarus leader criticises EU for refusing to negotiate on migrant standoff

Nov 22nd 2021, 2:34 PM 6,753 Views 8 Comments

The EU has accused Lukashenko’s government of orchestrating the migration surge as a “hybrid attack”.

# migration - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Dozens of migrants detained as EU readies Belarus sanctions
# Migration
# Migration

Dozens of migrants detained as EU readies Belarus sanctions

Nov 14th 2021, 2:06 PM 16,348 Views 26 Comments

Aid agencies say at least 10 migrants have died so far and have warned of a humanitarian crisis unfolding.

# migration - Sunday 24 October, 2021

Pope urges governments to cease returning migrants to detention centres in Libya
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Pope urges governments to cease returning migrants to detention centres in Libya

Oct 24th 2021, 5:25 PM 10,960 Views 35 Comments

“So many of these men, women and children are subject to an inhumane violence,” the pope said.

# migration - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about these well-known Irish migrants?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Quiz: How much do you know about these well-known Irish migrants?

Oct 9th 2021, 10:00 PM 35,041 Views 13 Comments

The Good Information Project spent this month looking at migration.

# migration - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

'We are not meant to be doing this, we need to do this because people are crossing and dying'
# Migration
# Migration

'We are not meant to be doing this, we need to do this because people are crossing and dying'

Oct 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 17,948 Views 7 Comments

Unless the EU changes its policy approach, migrants will continue “to die and end up in a watery grave in the Mediterranean”, charities have warned.

# migration - Sunday 3 October, 2021

What has happened with migration between the UK and the EU since Brexit?
# Aftermath
# Aftermath

What has happened with migration between the UK and the EU since Brexit?

Oct 3rd 2021, 9:00 PM 33,569 Views 12 Comments

“We just don’t know at the moment,” says one expert on emigration.

# migration - Saturday 2 October, 2021

How Gardaí and the State have lessons to learn about how migrants are treated in Ireland
# GoodInformation
# GoodInformation

How Gardaí and the State have lessons to learn about how migrants are treated in Ireland

Oct 2nd 2021, 10:00 AM 11,180 Views 14 Comments

Ireland has a relatively high non-enforcement rate of deportation orders but campaigners say there are plenty of lessons to learn in terms of how migrants are treated by the State.

# migration - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Open Newsroom: How migration works in Ireland and across the EU
# Open Newsroom
# Open Newsroom

Open Newsroom: How migration works in Ireland and across the EU

Sep 29th 2021, 10:27 AM 8,328 Views 1 Comment

The Good Information Project looks at how migration is changing across the EU and what that means for Ireland.

# migration - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Life in Lesbos: 'I thought the fire would be a turning point, but it's got progressively worse'
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Life in Lesbos: 'I thought the fire would be a turning point, but it's got progressively worse'

Sep 26th 2021, 9:30 PM 15,268 Views 10 Comments

One year on from the blaze at the Moria refugee camp, asylum seekers are being placed in high-security camps.

Refreshed Turkey deal 'worked well' for EU, but was 'catastrophic' and 'atrocious' for migrants
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Refreshed Turkey deal 'worked well' for EU, but was 'catastrophic' and 'atrocious' for migrants

Sep 26th 2021, 7:30 AM 11,377 Views 5 Comments

Organisations working on behalf of migrants have said the EU’s new Migration Pact is still an example of ‘Fortress Europe’.

# migration - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'
# Brazilians In Ireland
# Brazilians In Ireland

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'

Sep 25th 2021, 8:00 PM 63,103 Views 32 Comments

What is it about Ireland that has attracted a big Brazilian population?

Ireland has now offered humanitarian access visas to 400 Afghans
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Ireland has now offered humanitarian access visas to 400 Afghans

Sep 25th 2021, 12:05 AM 20,659 Views 36 Comments

Women, human-rights activists, members of LGBTQI+ community and journalists are among those offered these places.

# migration - Friday 24 September, 2021

Fossil footprints suggest early humans walked in North America 23,000 years ago
# New Mexico
# New Mexico

Fossil footprints suggest early humans walked in North America 23,000 years ago

Sep 24th 2021, 8:53 AM 16,540 Views 23 Comments

The findings may shed light on a mystery that has long intrigued scientists on when people first arrived in the Americas.

# migration - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Explainer: What are the current rules around migration in Europe?
# Migration
# Migration

Explainer: What are the current rules around migration in Europe?

Sep 21st 2021, 8:00 PM 13,391 Views 10 Comments

A unified migration and asylum plan for all EU member states has yet to be implemented.

# migration - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Explainer: How does family reunification work in Ireland? And what are the problems with it?
# Migration
# Migration

Explainer: How does family reunification work in Ireland? And what are the problems with it?

Sep 19th 2021, 7:00 PM 12,861 Views 1 Comment

The rules have been brought into sharp focus since the wave of migration from Afghanistan began last month.

# migration - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Climate change: number of people displaced by extreme weather events likely 'underestimated'
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Climate change: number of people displaced by extreme weather events likely 'underestimated'

Sep 18th 2021, 6:30 PM 8,828 Views 5 Comments

Some 859,000 Europeans will be displaced by climate change per year, according to recent estimates.

# migration - Thursday 16 September, 2021

'A question of trust': What exactly is the EU's proposed pact on migration?
# Migration
# Migration

'A question of trust': What exactly is the EU's proposed pact on migration?

Sep 16th 2021, 6:30 AM 7,416 Views 8 Comments

The pact has yet to be adopted and there is currently no unified migration and asylum plan for all member states.

# migration - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Open Thread: Tell us about your experience of migration
# GoodInformation
# GoodInformation

Open Thread: Tell us about your experience of migration

Updated Sep 14th 2021, 10:14 AM 15,366 Views 27 Comments

The Good Information Project wants to hear your experience of migration, living abroad for work or study – or coming to Ireland to build a new life.

# migration - Thursday 9 September, 2021

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus
# TGIP
# TGIP

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus

Sep 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 27,855 Views 55 Comments
  • Gráinne Ní Aodha asked all 13 Irish MEPs for their thoughts on the EU's response to the border wall in Poland.
  • One Irish MEP said that what Poland was doing was "no better than what Trump was trying to do along the US-Mexico border", and that the EU should condemn it.
  • This month, The Good Information Project will focus on migration and the EU.

# migration - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

What is the best solution for the EU's migration crisis, and is Ireland doing enough?
# TGIP
# TGIP

What is the best solution for the EU's migration crisis, and is Ireland doing enough?

Sep 8th 2021, 8:00 PM 11,574 Views 40 Comments

The next cycle of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at migration and the EU.

# migration - Monday 12 April, 2021

Four people found dead in boat carrying 23 migrants near Canary Islands
# Rescue
# Rescue

Four people found dead in boat carrying 23 migrants near Canary Islands

Apr 12th 2021, 6:00 AM 18,204 Views 4 Comments

Ninteen migrants have been hospitalied on Tenerife.

# migration - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Biden undoes Trump migration orders and pushes for major reform
# Immigration Policy
# Immigration Policy

Biden undoes Trump migration orders and pushes for major reform

Jan 23rd 2021, 7:15 PM 34,348 Views 45 Comments

As Biden rolls back Trump’s controversial policies, advocates still see new battles ahead.

# migration - Saturday 28 November, 2020

UK and France sign agreement to prevent migrant crossings in English Channel
# Migration
# Migration

UK and France sign agreement to prevent migrant crossings in English Channel

Nov 28th 2020, 5:50 PM 18,188 Views 15 Comments

The number of French police officers patrolling a 150km stretch of coastline is to be doubled.

# migration - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Irish lorry driver who fought extradition to the UK is now in police custody there
# Essex Lorry
# Essex Lorry

Irish lorry driver who fought extradition to the UK is now in police custody there

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:18 AM 13,935 Views 0 Comments

Eamonn Harrison faces charges over the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants.

# migration - Monday 2 March, 2020

Refugees gather at borders as fighting between Syria and Turkey escalates
# Open Borders
# Open Borders

Refugees gather at borders as fighting between Syria and Turkey escalates

Mar 2nd 2020, 9:29 AM 24,661 Views 55 Comments

Turkey’s decision to ease border restrictions came amid a Russia-backed Syrian government offensive into a Syrian province.

# migration - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years
# Resettling
# Resettling

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years

Dec 17th 2019, 3:11 PM 24,479 Views 186 Comments

3,151 people have arrived to Ireland through a refugee programme since 2015.

# migration - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Department of Justice declines to comment on reports of migrants going missing
# Migration
# Migration

Department of Justice declines to comment on reports of migrants going missing

Nov 24th 2019, 2:53 PM 40,067 Views 94 Comments

Some of the 16 Kurdish migrants found on a ferry in Rosslare on Thursday have reportedly left a reception centre.

# migration - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

25 migrants found alive in refrigerated container on boat going to Britain
# Migration
# Migration

25 migrants found alive in refrigerated container on boat going to Britain

Nov 20th 2019, 6:53 AM 18,928 Views 19 Comments

The people found received medical attention at the port.

# migration - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Up to 4.8m unauthorised migrants lived in Europe in 2017 - that's less than 1% of the population
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

Up to 4.8m unauthorised migrants lived in Europe in 2017 - that's less than 1% of the population

Nov 13th 2019, 9:55 PM 10,876 Views 46 Comments

An ‘unauthorised migrant’ was defined as a foreigner who entered the country illegally, or asylum seekers waiting to be processed.

# migration - Monday 4 November, 2019

41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece
# Migration
# Migration

41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece

Nov 4th 2019, 10:53 PM 38,176 Views 14 Comments

The men and boys found in the truck were mostly in good condition.

# migration - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

EU accused of 'divisive rhetoric' after appointing Vice President for 'Protecting Our Way of Life'
# Migration
# Migration

EU accused of 'divisive rhetoric' after appointing Vice President for 'Protecting Our Way of Life'

Sep 10th 2019, 4:05 PM 25,354 Views 52 Comments

This title is a rebranding of the Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship portfolio.

# migration - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Hundreds of undocumented migrants detained in US immigration raids
# Ice
# Ice

Hundreds of undocumented migrants detained in US immigration raids

Aug 8th 2019, 7:02 AM 18,132 Views 52 Comments

Some of the migrants will be released with electronic ankle monitors as they await a court hearing.

# migration - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

One year after the scandal first emerged, why is debate raging again about Trump's child detention camps?
# Explainer
# Explainer

One year after the scandal first emerged, why is debate raging again about Trump's child detention camps?

Updated Jun 25th 2019, 9:00 AM 18,041 Views 68 Comments

The detention centres have been compared to prisons and concentration camps.

# migration - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

FactCheck: Does this tweet show the decline of the 'ethnic Irish' population from 2040 onward?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Does this tweet show the decline of the 'ethnic Irish' population from 2040 onward?

Jan 16th 2019, 12:05 AM 74,409 Views 210 Comments

It’s been claimed that Project Ireland 2040 will lead to a decline in Ireland’s native population – but is this true?

# migration - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland to accept migrants from Malta following EU deal to relocate almost 300 people
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Ireland to accept migrants from Malta following EU deal to relocate almost 300 people

Jan 9th 2019, 6:11 PM 23,843 Views 139 Comments

49 migrants stranded at sea for weeks arrived in Malta today following the deal.

# migration - Monday 31 December, 2018

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings
# Immigration
# Immigration

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings

Dec 31st 2018, 1:18 PM 9,482 Views 32 Comments

Both countries are to increase surveillance patrols and target trafficking gangs.

# migration - Monday 24 December, 2018

'Archaic' visa law in Ireland keeping people from their families this Christmas
# Immigration
# Immigration

'Archaic' visa law in Ireland keeping people from their families this Christmas

Dec 24th 2018, 6:00 AM 63,225 Views 101 Comments

Shashank Chakerwarti said changes introduced this year also interfere with business trips which are often planned last-minute.

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