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Just the Facts: Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

On 1 July 2017, Estonia took over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union, marking the first time Estonia has held the Presidency since they joined the EU in 2004.  Member States holding the Presidency work together in groups of three, called ‘trios.’  The trio sets out […]

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Briefing on the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU

Join the Ambassador of the Republic of Malta to Ireland, H.E. Norman Hamilton, and Minister of State for European Affairs, Data Protection and EU Digital Single Market, Dara Murphy TD, for our first Presidency Briefing of 2017, as we look to the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU, which will run from 1 January to 30 June 2017.

At this event, Ambassador Hamilton will offer EM Ireland members an overview of the plans and priorities of the Maltese Presidency, which took over from the Slovak Presidency on 1 January 2017.

Minister Murphy will discuss Ireland’s current relations with the EU and what we can expect in the next 6 months.

EM Ireland’s Maltese Presidency Calendar will be launched at this event and copies will be available for audience members.

RSVP essential. To RSVP for this event, please do so by Friday 20 January by contacting the EM Ireland team: T: +353 (0)1 662 5815, E: rsvp@europeanmovement.ie.

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Just the Facts: Slovak Presidency of the Council of the European Union

On 1 July Slovakia took over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union for the upcoming 6 months.  This transfer marks the first time Slovakia has held the Presidency and the second phase of the current rotation, the Presidency having previously been held by the Netherlands and […]

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Briefing on the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU – Event is now full.

**Please note: This event is now full and we can no longer accept RSVPs**   Join the Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to Ireland, H.E. Dušan Matulay, and Minister of State for European Affairs, Data Protection and EU Digital Single Market, Dara Murphy TD, for our second Presidency Briefing of 2016, as we look to the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU, which will run from 1 July to 31 December 2016.

At this event, Ambassador Matulay will offer EM Ireland members an overview of the plans and priorities of the Slovak Presidency, which will take over from the Dutch Presidency on 1 July 2016.

Minister Murphy will discuss Ireland’s current relations with the EU and what we can expect for the rest of this year.

EM Ireland’s Slovak Presidency Calendar will be launched at this event and copies will be available for audience members.

 

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