An  Immigrant Council of Ireland anti-racism campaign. Photograph: Immigrant Council of Ireland website

Discrimination, stereotyping and assaults were among the issues reported by a panel of young migrant men interviewed about their experiences in Irelan(...)

Pimps and prostitutes are moving into the border counties as a crackdown on the sex trade in Northern Ireland comes into force, campaigners have warned. File photograph: Paul Barker/PA

Pimps and prostitutes are moving into the Border counties as a crackdown on the sex trade in Northern Ireland comes into force, campaigners have wa(...)

If convicted of paying for sex, a person could be fined, sentenced to a maximum of one year’s imprisonment, or both. Photograph: Getty Images

Paying for sex is a criminal offence in Northern Ireland as of today, and the DUP politician behind the new law says the Republic should introduce sim(...)

Body bags containing African migrants, who drowned trying to reach Italian shores, lie in a hangar at  Lampedusa airport in 2013. Photograph: Antonio Parrinello/Reuters

The Government needs to take leadership on the issue of migration, the Immigrant Council of Ireland has said. An Irish Times poll showed more (...)

The Migrant Integration Policy Index showed that 30 per cent of working age migrants from outside the EU were not in work, education, training or schools

Ireland is behind the rest of Europe in providing family rights, access to work and education for migrants, according to an international index.The M(...)

The mural by Irish artist Joe Caslin on the side of a building on Dublin’s South Great George’s Street. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Tens of thousands of Christian immigrants who have become Irish citizens are being mobilised across the Republic to vote down a historic move to legal(...)

Vogue Williams steps in as ‘Jen of the Week’ on RTÉ Two’s ‘Republic of Telly’. The comedy show’s first Snapchat was an attention-grabbing video of Williams sitting on the toilet.

For the latest – and bravest – in Irish media and marketing digital innovations, look no further than the nominations in the Best Experimental Format (...)

The HSE women’s health project, which offers general health services as well as screenings for sexually transmitted infections, a needle exchange programme and free condoms, saw 268 women last year of whom 240 were non-nationals. The largest proportion came from Brazil, followed by Romania. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

A Health Service Executive (HSE) health service for women engaged in prostitution refers “about 10 women a year” to the Irish Family Planning Associat(...)

In the Census, conducted by the Central Statistics Office, there are four main headings for ethnic or cultural background. Photograph: The Irish Times

Parents are getting a second chance to have their children’s ethnicity recorded in the controversial Primary Online Database (Pod).The move follows an(...)

Immigrant Council of Ireland chairman John Cunningham (from left) and Sr Stanislaus Kennedy (the founder of the council) speak to Brian Killoran, who has been appointed as the council’s new chief executive. Photograph: Naoise Culhane.

The Immigrant Council of Ireland has appointed Brian Killoran as its chief executive. Mr Killoran, who has worked with the organisation for more than (...)