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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Migration

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PHOTOS: Intimate images from asylum seekers’ lives in Ireland
Photographer Rory O’Neill sneaked into ‘direct provision’ accommodation in central Dublin to capture these pictures.
'One good adult' scheme launched for child asylum seekers
The scheme will provide young asylum seekers with a mentor to help them integrate into Irish society.
Column: Think about sex trafficking. Do Irish people come to mind?
They should. Irish people have been trafficked abroad for sex – but it’s not as simple as you might think, writes David Lohan.
US to stop deporting young illegal immigrants
Deferred action can be grated if applicants meet certain criteria and do not post a threat to US national security.
Column: ‘We are the 17 per cent’ – the story of a migrant in Ireland
Dil Wickremasinghe recalls how she arrived in Ireland 12 years ago, then worked her way up to find success. (And true love.)
Report: 700,000 living in poverty in Ireland
A new report from Social Justice Ireland says that of those living in poverty in Ireland, 200,000 are children. The organisation says that the social welfare system is not fit for purpose and should be replaced.
Coming home: almost 20,000 Irish people returned before Census
The majority of those came home from the UK, Australia and the US.
Undocumented in Ireland will celebrate St Patrick's Day 'in the shadows'
The Migrant Rights Centre Ireland is using this weekend’s celebrations to highlight the plight of what it says is an estimated 30,000 undocumented people in Ireland.
Column: I’ve been waiting three years on my citizenship application
Lutfullah Shafaq, 23, has a degree, has never claimed benefits, and wants to work as an Irish taxpayer. So why is the Government restricting his movements?
Hundreds of undocumented migrants stage candlelit march to Dáil
The campaigners called on the Government to give them the opportunity to win legal status in Ireland.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
A round-up of the day’s big, news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Obama plans reform of US immigration system
President Barack Obama has announced plans to create a path to legitimate citizenship for those currently living illegally within the United States.
Emigrated from Ireland at 17, dead at 35 in a church alcove
A New York Times article throws a sobering spotlight on one young Irish woman’s tragic end.