A Culture of Disbelief, the Refugee Appeals Tribunal Legacy

Media Statement, 19 February 2014 On 17th February, Mrs Justice Maureen Harding Clark delivered judgment on how a Tribunal member of the Refugee Appeals Tribunal (RAT) dealt with one particular application for refugee status and stated that: “…the only conclusion which the Court could draw for the Tribunal’s decision not to recommend that the applicant […]

Posted on: February 19, 2014

New report on Direct Provision shows that it is failing vulnerable people

Media Release, 7 Feb 2014 The ESRI today published a report by the European Migration Network detailing the organisation of reception facilities for asylum seekers in Ireland. The report, part of an EU-wide study, was to identify good practices for flexible, efficient reception facilities whilst maintaining the quality of reception conditions. The report deemed the […]

Posted on: February 7, 2014