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EM Ireland’s take on Nobel Peace Prize

Today’s news reports speculated that An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, may be among the recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize, collecting the award on behalf of the EU.  Here in the European Movement Ireland office, we have been left pondering the EU as the winner of such a prestigious worldwide […]

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Live and Work Abroad with the Leonardo da Vinci Programme

Members of the EM Ireland team, myself included, this morning attended the We Mean Business Day in EU House, Dublin.   The We Mean Business initiative aims to raise awareness among European companies of the positive benefits of hosting an Erasmus or Leonardo da Vinci trainee.  While most people are very […]

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Anonymity for Citizen Participants in the Constitutional Convention

The revelation last week that the 66 citizen members of Ireland’s Constitutional Convention will remain anonymous has prompted much discussion and, in some parts, anger.  According to the polling company that selected the participants, many feared that they would be subject to lobbying by groups and individuals if their identities […]

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Citizens on Constitution body to have anonymity – The Irish Times – Thu, Nov 15, 2012

Interesting article from today’s Irish Times here regarding the Constitutional Convention… Citizens on Constitution body to have anonymity – The Irish Times – Thu, Nov 15, 2012.

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