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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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PRESS RELEASE: Minister Dara Murphy to mark the Blue Star Programme regional launch at Cork school

Cork, Friday 3 March 2017:  Minister of State for European Affairs, Data Protection and EU Digital Single Market, Dara Murphy TD, is to visit Berrings National School in Inniscarra, County Cork this morning to officially launch the school’s participation in the Blue Star Programme 2016-2017. The objective of the Blue Star […]

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PRESS RELEASE: EM Ireland appoints Niamh Connolly as its new Communications and Public Affairs Manager

Ireland’s longest established organisation dedicated to European Affairs makes senior appointment . Dublin, 15th February 2017: European Movement Ireland (EM Ireland) has today announced the appointment of Niamh Connolly to the new role of Communications and Public Affairs Manager. Former Government Advisor and Political Correspondent with the Sunday Business Post, Ms […]

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PRESS RELEASE: European Movement Ireland’s Statement on today’s UK Supreme Court decision

Dublin, Tuesday 24 January, 2017: The UK’s Supreme Court has today upheld, by a majority vote of 8 judges to 3, the ruling that parliamentary approval is required to invoke Article 50.  However, the judges unanimously rejected the notion that Westminster has a legal obligation to seek the consent of […]

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