EM Ireland CEO Noelle O Connell elected Vice President of European Movement International

For immediate release Dublin, 19 November 2020: EM Ireland CEO, Noelle O Connell, has been elected as a Vice President of the board European Movement International, the largest and most influential pan-European, membership-based organisation, at its Federal Assembly today. The position of Vice-President is a significant and senior leadership position which encompasses European Movement councils…

The Conference on the Future of Europe offers a unique opportunity amid uncertainty and instability – we must get this right

EM Ireland CEO Noelle O Connell comments on the Conference on the Future of Europe at a meeting of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on EU Affairs Dublin, 18 November 2020:  Speaking at this morning’s Oireachtas Joint Committee on European Union Affairs, EM Ireland CEO Noelle O Connell said, “The Conference on the Future of Europe…

Minister Simon Coveney and H.E. Deike Potzel highlight Ireland & Germany’s priorities in a post-Brexit Europe

For immediate release Dublin, 11 November 2020: European Movement Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung held an online discussion this morning through which speakers examined and discussed Ireland and Germany’s Priorities in a post-Brexit Europe, reflecting on the German Presidency of the Council of the EU and the Future of Europe. Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister…

STATEMENT | Noelle O Connell on the EU’s Response to COVID-19

Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs, Wednesday, 28 October 2020   Noelle O Connell, CEO of European Movement Ireland     Introduction   Chairman, many thanks to you and the Committee for this invitation. In my first presentation to members since the election, I would like to wish you and all Committee members every success, particularly at this crucial juncture of Ireland’s EU relationship. Please be…

Irish MEPs and key stakeholders highlight their expectations for the 2020 State of the European Union Debate

Dublin, Thursday 10 September 2020: European Movement Ireland together with the European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland and the European Commission Representation in Ireland held a webinar this morning ahead of the upcoming State of the Union debate in the European Parliament, to be opened by Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on 16 September…

EM Ireland congratulates Mairead McGuinness on nomination as Ireland’s next Commissioner-Designate

For immediate release Dublin, 8 September 2020:  EM Ireland wishes to congratulate Mairead McGuinness after this morning’s announcement by President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, that she be appointed as Ireland’s next Commissioner-Designate with responsibility for Financial Services, Financial Stability and the Capital Markets Union. CEO of European Movement Ireland, Noelle O…