People in Connacht and Ulster highlight accessible health care and impacts of Brexit on people in Ulster and as key issues as part of discussion on the Future of Europe

People across Connacht and Ulster highlight key issues for the future of Ireland in the EU as part of online Conference on the Future of Europe meeting For immediate release 28 July 2021:  People across Connacht and Ulster met online on Thursday, 24 June to discuss issues of importance to them as part of the…

Event hosted by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and EM Ireland highlights importance of multilateralism following G7 Summit discussions on Brexit, Covid-19 and other challenges to international co-operation

For immediate release Dublin, 16 June 2021: Following G7 Summit discussions on Brexit, Covid-19 and other challenges to international co-operation, EM Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung today held an online discussion highlighting the importance of multilateralism titled, ‘A Multilateral Future: Ireland, the European Union and the United Nations’. Speaking at the event, HE, Ambassador Geraldine Byrne…

Noelle O Connell nominated as Ireland’s National Citizen Representative to the Plenary of the Conference on the Future of Europe

Dublin, 15 June 2021:  European Movement Ireland today welcomed the news that, following a call from the Department of Foreign Affairs for public expressions of interest, its CEO, Noelle O Connell was nominated by Minister of State for European Affairs, Thomas Byrne TD as Ireland’s National Citizen Representative to the Plenary of the Conference on…

Cypriot General Election 2021

On Sunday 30 May 2021, Cyprus went to the polls in the Parliamentary elections as 56 Cypriot seats were contested by 20 political parties. With a turnout of 65.72%, the election resulted in a considerable rise in support for smaller parties as seven parties reached the minimum election threshold to enter the House of Representatives.…

Corporate Taxation in the EU

While taxation is a responsibility of Member States, recent attempts have been made to coordinate corporate tax regimes at the EU and OECD level. How does Ireland’s policy here compare to others in the EU? What EU and international efforts have been made? We will explore the answers to these questions in this Just the…