Participation of Johannes Hahn in the "Peace IV" event
Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy, delivered a welcome speech at the "Bringing Divided Communities Together - Sharing the Experience of the EU PEACE Programme" Conference on 31 January 2013 in Brussels.
Peter Robinson, First Minister of Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness, Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, and Brendan Howlin, Irish Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform and President in office of the Council, also delivered speeches.
Following the award of the Nobel Peace Prize to the European Union, the European Commission invited divided communities in the EU and beyond to consider whether and how they might draw on the experience of the EU's PEACE Programme in Northern Ireland and Ireland's Border Region. SHOTLIST