Migration and Citizenship Research Initiative

Current Projects

Integration and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland
(Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences, 2008-10)
Bryan Fanning (UCD School of Applied Social Science)

The IRCHSS-funded Integration and Social Change Project consists two research modules: a demography module examines ways of improving the use of quantitatve data as an integration policy tool and a political and civic integration module examines the the role of politics in the integration of immigrants.

Download 'Immigration and Integration: The Irish Knowledge Gap' presentation

Political Integration Research
'The political integration module is a component of a three year IRCHSS-funded Integration and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland project which commenced in April 2009. This module is led by Dr Bryan Fanning. The research will build on MCRI/IRCHSS funded research' undertaken in 2007.

Download Irish Political Parties, Immigration and Integration in 2007 report