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# international protection appeals tribunal

Last year
Inadequate interpretation still leading to asylum case delays
Over 100 asylum appeal hearings were postponed in 2022 due to problems with interpretation.
There are no interpretation standards or quality controls in Ireland
Lack of training and quality control have been flagged as an issue since at least 2015
These figures are ‘surprisingly high’, says expert
All time
Minister tells asylum appeals tribunal to 'act urgently' after member addressed Dublin anti-mask rally