Mosney refugee reception centre in county Meath.

Ireland must do more to speed up the process for assessing asylum seekers’ claims, a senior United Nations official has warned. The United Nations Hi(...)

A Rohingya Muslim boy recites verses from the Koran at a privately run school for Rohingya children refugees and asylum seekers in Kuala Lumpur. The Rohingya people of Burma remain almost entirely unrecognised by their own government. They are denied citizenship and may not travel freely. Photograph:  Olivia Harris

The world’s 10 million stateless people will be looking to a conference taking place today in New York for respite from a status that leaves them unab(...)