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Executive Director’s Brexit Blog: ‘#Presidentielle2017- Constructing the context of Brexit’

Aberjhani, the American author, poet, and historian, has said of elections that: “When we vote, we participate in the construction of a context”. I can’t help but think that over the next five months, in the latest in a series of critical elections, European citizens will construct the context of […]

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Executive Director’s Brexit Blog: ‘B-Day in Brussels’

“So, here it is, six pages: the notification from Prime Minister Theresa May, triggering Article 50 and formally starting the negotiations of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union.” These were the words spoken by Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, confirming that the ‘Dear Donald,’ letter had […]

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AUDIO – EM Ireland Executive Director Noelle O Connell speaks to Drivetime

29 March 2017: On the day that the UK officially triggered Article 50 and officially formalised its intention of withdrawing from the European Union (EU), EM Ireland’s Executive Director Noelle O Connell was on the ground in Brussels.  While there, Ms O Connell spoke to Mary Wilson of Drivetime RTE […]

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PRESS RELEASE: EM Ireland Statement on UK invoking Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union

  ‘Ireland must play an active role in re-shaping the EU post-Brexit’ Dublin, Wednesday 29 March, 2017:  In the wake of UK Prime Minister Theresa May invoking Article 50 today, European Movement (EM) Ireland is calling for Ireland to use its voice fully across all the negotiating tables.  Speaking earlier […]

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