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The Digital Agenda, Digital Transport and Digital Education – Looking to the Future

James Mulhall In this, the final month of our country’s term holding the Presidency of the Council of the EU, we welcomed foreign diplomats to Dublin Castle for a discussion on all things technology – technology in education, technology in transport and, of course, Europe 2020’s Digital Agenda initiative.  It […]

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Getting with the programming – the digitalisation of the EU

Carlynn McCarthy “The Future is now.” -Ralph Rivera, Head of BBC Future Media. A stellar line-up of digital champions, media moguls and policy heavyweights took to the stage last Thursday in Dublin Castle for the Plenary Session of 2013’s Digital Agenda Assembly (#da13). Two of the first speakers and aforementioned […]

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Institutionalising Love, not Hatred

Aisling Twomey On Monday June 17th, in conjunction with the Irish Presidency of the Council of the European Union, BeLonGTo Youth Services hosted a Youth and Social Inclusion Conference at Croke Park.  The event came in the wake of findings published by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), […]

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Moving Forward: the Importance of the Media in Politics

Órla Ryan OPINION: Politics are a lot like life: you never know what lies around the next corner.  Unprecedented levels of upheaval have occurred since the onset of the global recession five years ago. Attempting to steer a country or bloc of countries, as is the case in the European […]

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