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Waterford Europe Direct Information Centre, in partnership with the European Commission Representation in Ireland and Dunhill, Fenor, Boatstrand & Annestown Community Enterprises CLG, is organising a special citizens' dialogue on "Revitalising Rural Ireland - Empowering Communities through Social Enterprise" in Dunhill Ecopark, Co Waterford on Monday evening, 13 May. 

Date:
  • 13/05/2019
Venue:
Dunhill Ecopark, Co Waterford
Robert Schuman

Europe Day is celebrated every year on 9 May. The date marks the anniversary of the historical 'Schuman declaration'. At a speech in Paris in 1950, Robert Schuman, the then French foreign minister, set out his idea for a new form of political cooperation in Europe, which would make war between Europe's nations unthinkable.

His vision was to create a European institution that would pool and manage coal and steel production. A treaty creating such a body was signed just under a year...

Date:
  • 09/05/2019
Venue:
Various venues around Ireland
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On Friday 3 May, the European Commission Representation in Ireland will host an event on European Innovation Council Funding Opportunities for Breakthrough Innovation.

This event takes place from 9.30 am to 1.30 pm on Friday 3 May.

Date:
  • 03/05/2019
Venue:
Chartered Accountants House, 47-49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
Princess Maria Clementina Sobieska

On Thursday afternoon 30 April, the European Commission Representation in Ireland will host a retelling of the dramatic rescue of the Polish Princess Maria Clementina Sobieska from captivity in Innsbruck in April 1719 by a small group of Irish people and one French woman. 

This event is organised by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Dublin, the Embassy of France in Ireland, the Alliance Française Dublin, Rathmines College of Further Education and the Technological University of...

Date:
  • 30/04/2019
Venue:
Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2

The European Commission Representation in Ireland will host a launch event on "Investment Guidance for Cohesion Policy for Ireland in 2021-2027" on Wednesday morning (9.30 am to 1 pm). 20 March.

The event will focus on presentations by visiting senior Commission officials Ms Andriana Sukova – Deputy Director General, DG EMPL and Ms Lena Andersson Pench – Director, DG REGIO on the Commission’s investment priorities for ERDF and...

Date:
  • 20/03/2019
Venue:
Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2
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The European Commission Representation in Ireland is organising a Seminar on the European Semester 2019 Country Report for Ireland on Thursday morning (9.30am to 12pm), 14 March at Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2.

The event will include detailed presentations on the Country Report from Carlos Martinez Mongay, Deputy Director General of the Commission's Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, and from Gregorio de Castro,...

Date:
  • 14/03/2019
Venue:
Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2
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The European Commission Representation in Ireland and Eclipse Pictures are organising two screenings of 5 short films made by leading European directors and targeted at young people (17-34 year olds) in Sligo on Thursday 28 February.

The films explore key challenges from sustainability, to mobility and rights. They are subtitled and last around 40 minutes in total.

Date:
  • 28/02/2019
Venue:
The Model, Sligo
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The European Commission Representation in Ireland, in co-operation with the European Movement Ireland, is hosting a Citizens’ Dialogue on “Brexit & Europe – Where Are We Headed?”.

Speakers include:

  • Gerry Kiely, Head of the European Commission Representation in Ireland,
  • Dr Mary C. Murphy, Lecturer in Politics at UCC.
Date:
  • 21/02/2019
Venue:
UCC Boole Library, University College Cork
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The European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, will address a Citizens' Dialogue on "Young People - The Future of Ireland and Europe" in the Technological University Dublin, Tallaght Campus, Dublin 24, on Tuesday afternoon, 29 January.

Other speakers include:

  • Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone TD
  • TU Dublin President, Professor David FitzPatrick...
Date:
  • 29/01/2019
Venue:
Technological University Dublin, Tallaght Campus, Dublin 24
Commissioner Vestager

EU Commissioner in charge of Competition Policy, Margrethe Vestager, will participate in a Citizens' Dialogue at Trinity College Dublin, on Friday morning 25 January.

Ahead of the Dialogue, the Commissioner will be presented with a Gold Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Public Discourse by the College Historical Society (HIST).

The event runs from 9.30 to 10.30 am and will be live streamed on our Facebook page.

Date:
  • 25/01/2019
Venue:
Trinity College Dublin

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