Publications

Response to proposed Au Pair Placement Bill 2016

Au pairs in Ireland – briefing paper July 2016 (pdf) A short briefing paper on the current situation of au pairs in Ireland, issues of serious concern in the proposed Au Pair Placement Bill 2016, and what should actually be done
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Workers on the Move: Past Lessons and Future Perspectives on Ireland’s Labour Migration

While almost twenty years have passed since Ireland first became a country of positive net migration, little attention has been given to the lessons learned throughout this period. Workers on the Move provides a comprehensive overview of labour migration in Ireland – from policy to reality.
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Protection, Resettlement and Integration: Ireland’s Response to the Refugee & Migration Crisis

Protection, Resettlement and Integration: Ireland’s Response to the Refugee and Migration Crisis This report makes a series of recommendations to the Irish government, including: Making family reunification a reality without systematic barriers to allow refugees resettle in Ireland; Encouraging EU
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All Work and Low Pay: The Experience of Migrants Working in Ireland

November 2015: New research conducted with migrants working in low-paid sectors in Ireland has revealed that exploitation, lack of progression and discrimination are rife. Migrants working in the restaurant sector, security, home care and domestic work were surveyed and highlighted
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