EM Ireland welcomes Advocate General Opinion on conditionality mechanism to protect EU funds from rule of law breaches

Dublin, 2 Decemeber 2021:  European Movement Ireland CEO, Noelle O Connell has welcomed today’s Advocate General Opinion on the conditionality mechanism to protect the EU funds from rule of law breaches. Ms O Connell said, “The Advocate General’s opinion proposing the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) should dismiss challenges brought by Poland…

Conference on the Future of Europe

Conference on the Future of Europe – End of Year Panel Event 15.00 – 17.00 | Tuesday 7 December 2021 | Online We are pleased to invite you to join us at a unique opportunity to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Europe, as part of the Conference on the Future of Europe process taking place…

A Secure Future: Cybersecurity and the EU

Dublin, 25 November 2021: EM Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung today held an online discussion entitled, ‘A Secure Future: Cybersecurity and the EU’ to examine the growing importance of cybersecurity across EU policy areas. The discussion included analysis of the role of the EU Cybersecurity Strategy in promoting cyber resilience, safeguarding data and keeping the online…

A Secure Future: Cybersecurity and the EU

A Secure Future: Cybersecurity and the EU 10.30am (Dublin) / 11.30am (Berlin)  | Thursday, 25 November 2021 | Online European Movement Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted an online event ‘A Secure Future: Cybersecurity and the EU’. This was the final event in our three-part series of events for 2021 with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung which offered a…

EM Ireland meeting with Maroš Šefčovič – Vital to enhance engagement on issues related to the Protocol across Ireland, North and South

22 November 2021:  EM Ireland CEO, Noelle O Connell and Vice-Chair, Jillian van Turnhout today met European Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič in Brussels. Speaking after the meeting, Noelle O Connell said, “As intensive discussions on the Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland continue, we discussed progress with Vice-President Šefčovič, including the vital role played by…

“Comprehensive response grounded in human rights needed to address Belarus border crisis” – Noelle O Connell

19 November 2021:  Speaking after European Movement International discussions on the crisis on the Belarus-EU border, Noelle O Connell, Vice President of EM International and CEO of EM Ireland stated the organisation’s position, “The humanitarian crisis occurring on the Belarus-European Union border is a complicated and multifaceted challenge. The first requirement is a joint and coordinated…