TUESDAY 30 JUNE | Investing to Connect Ireland and Europe: The Celtic Interconnector

Together with the European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland, we are delighted to invite you to an online webinar on the Celtic Interconnector Project. Led by Eirgrid and its French counterpart RTE (Réseau de Transport d’Électricité), this project will be the first direct energy link between Ireland and France, which will see a 575km undersea cable connecting the…

The EU Budget: What’s Next?

Introduction: Overhauled by Covid-19 Back in February 2020, the EU was unable to reach agreement on the upcoming Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027. The key issues that shaped the debate then were the loss of the UK’s contribution to the MFF of around €75 billion, climate change and migration. Now, following an unprecedented period of…

The Road to Recovery: Mapping Europe’s Economic Recovery Post-COVID-19

The onset of the Covid-19 crisis saw the European Commission set out ambitious plans to not only mitigate the economic fallout from the pandemic, but also to map the way ahead for the eventual recovery. In this Just the Facts, we take a look at what the EU has done to assist Member States during the pandemic and what has been planned for the economic recovery of the EU.   Introduction: First…

In Conversation with Karen Banks

We are delighted to invite you to our latest online event with Karen Banks, Deputy Director General of the Legal Service of the European Commission. Prior to this position, Ms Banks was Director responsible for running the AGRI-FISH team of the Legal Service. She has also worked in the areas of competition law, social law, intellectual property…

Live Webinar on the Future of the EU Budget

In cooperation with the European Commission Representation in Ireland, we are delighted to invite you to an online webinar on the new European Commission proposals for the future EU budget and the Recovery Plan for Europe. The briefing will be given by Mr. Andreas Schwarz, Director responsible for Revenue and the Multiannual Financial Framework in the European Commission’s…

TUESDAY 2 JUNE | European Chats with Noelle O Connell

Join European Movement International on Tuesday, 2nd June from 13:30 for the second edition of #EuropeanChats – a new Facebook live series from the European Movement International featuring members of our network from across Europe. #EuropeanChats gathers European citizens for informal discussions on different issues surrounding the COVID-19 crisis from their national perspectives, e.g. divergent…