Emily Dugan is Social Affairs Editor for The Independent, i and Independent on Sunday. She was previously a news reporter for The Independent on Sunday. Her investigations into human trafficking have twice been awarded Best Investigative Article at the Anti-Slavery Day Media Awards and her human rights journalism was shortlisted for the Gaby Rado Memorial prize at the 2012 Amnesty Media Awards. Her first book, 'Finding Home: Real Stories of Migrant Britain', was published by Icon Books in July 2015.
Keith Vaz reported to parliamentary standards commissioner over lobbying visa officials for controversial cricketing tycoon
07 June 2015 05:27 PM
The Labour MP wrote to the director-general of UK visas and immigration, asking whether Lalit Modi’s 'travel document could be made available'
07 June 2015 02:44 PM
According to Ms Dorries, the Reverend William Cameron sexually abused her when she was just nine years old living in Liverpool
Qatar and Russia could be stripped of World Cup - if evidence of bribery is found, says senior Fifa official
07 June 2015 01:42 PM
Fifa are engulfed in allegations of corruption and bribery relating to the upcoming tournaments and past World Cups
06 June 2015 10:39 PM
As the football competition begins in Canada, Emily Dugan reports on a series of big wins
04 June 2015 12:03 AM
Councils have been forced to impose steep cuts on adult social care because the money they receive from central Government has fallen substantially
03 June 2015 12:06 AM
There are 5,900 children in England and Wales living on the brink of total destitution because their parents cannot work or receive benefits
02 June 2015 12:00 AM
FoI requests show councils own hundreds of pubs, restaurants and hotels
28 May 2015 07:56 PM
Parents with children received a letter last week demanding that mothers cease to drive to its gates or risk having their offspring expelled
27 May 2015 06:46 PM
After an emotional debate, MSPs voted by 36 to 82 against the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill
Ireland gay marriage vote: Scenes of emotion and jubilation across Dublin with same-sex marriage to be legalised after historic poll
23 May 2015 06:10 PM
The result marks a seismic shift in the country's social attitudes
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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- 5 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?