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PRESS RELEASE | Irish schools programme about the EU wins prestigious award

Blue Star Programme wins third place in the Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach Brussels, Wednesday 20 June 2018: An Irish primary school programme has been awarded the Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach: Spreading Knowledge about Europe from the European Union.  The Blue Star Programme, implemented by European Movement Ireland, allows […]

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European Movement Ireland statement on UK proposal for temporary customs arrangements

Commenting on the UK Government’s proposals, Noelle O Connell, Executive Director of EM Ireland, said: “The UK’s reaffirmation of the ‘backstop’ option is very welcome, especially in advance of the European Council summit in June.   The ‘backstop’ agreed between the EU and UK last December safeguards not only the Good […]

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PRESS RELEASE | EM Ireland at the ‘Congress of the Hague 2018: Sharing Europe’ in The Netherlands

Thursday, 24 May 2018: Today (24/5/18), European Movement Ireland (EM Ireland) joined European Movements from across the continent to mark the seventieth anniversary of the Congress of Europe at The Hague 1948 at a two day event in The Hague. EM Ireland was represented by Executive Director, Noelle O Connell, […]

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Important to build on dialogues and continue interaction between the EU and its citizens says EM Ireland

 Dublin, 9 May 2018: European Movement Ireland (EM Ireland) in partnership with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade today held a National Citizens’ Dialogue on the Future of Europe to celebrate Europe Day.  The event brought together civil society, government officials, representatives of Embassies and people from all over […]

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