Registration for the 2020-2021 Blue Star Programme is now open and it’s time to get creative about Europe!

For immediate release Dublin, 26 August 2020:  Primary school pupils around the country are being challenged to get creative in how they learn and think about Europe through the Blue Star Programme, coordinated by European Movement Ireland. The Blue Star Programme teaches primary school children about Europe through creative activities and projects that complement the…

Just The Chats | Episode 13 – A Summer Like No Other For The EU

Enjoy listening to this ‘behind-the-scenes’, in-studio conversation, hosted by EM Ireland’s Executive Director, Noelle O Connell and Board members, Catherine Day, former Secretary-General of the European Commission and Rory Montgomery, former Second Secretary General at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Permanent Representative to the EU, who share their insights in a moderated…

Wednesday 15 July | EM Ireland Webinar – A Summer like no other for the EU

Join us for this ‘behind-the-scenes’, in-studio conversation with EM Ireland Board members, Catherine Day, former Secretary-General of the European Commission and Rory Montgomery, former Second Secretary General at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Permanent Representative to the EU, who will share their insights in a moderated discussion with Professor Gavin Barrett of…

President of the Eurogroup

Introduction With Portuguese Minister of Finance Mário Centeno announcing in June 2020 that he will not seek a second terms as president of the Eurogroup, the 19 finance ministers of the EU’s single currency began searching for his replacement. What does the role of President of the Eurogroup involve and who are the three candidates…