On Friday 2 March, Seán Kelly MEP will host a seminar on investment funds available from the European Union. The seminar will be held in in City Hall, Waterford from 9:00-11:00 am and will include speakers from the European Commission, the European Investment Bank, the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland. To book your place for this free event, email@example.com
Mairead McGuinness MEP and Vice President of the European Parliament will be guest speaker at an event promoting community stability which will be held on Thursday 22 February in Kells, Co Meath from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
A delegation from the European Parliament's Budget Committee travelled to Ireland this week to discuss how smart and inclusive growth can be promoted even more effectively through the EU budget. The four-Member delegation were in Ireland to meet with stakeholders from local and regional government and other organisations involved with EU funding, as well as holding official meetings with Irish Ministers and the Oireachtas Committee on Budgetary Oversight.
The European Parliament notes with regret the death of former MEP Séamus Pattison who served in the European Parliament from 1981 to 1983 representing the Leinster Constituency. During his time in Parliament, Mr Pattison was Vice-Chair of the Committee on Social Affairs and Employment. He was a member of the Committee on Energy and Research and a member of the Delegation for relations with Latin-America. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
On 23 June 2016, the people of the United Kingdom voted to leave the EU. The decision will take effect on 29 March 2019. The final agreement will require the approval of the European Parliament and MEPs will scrutinise the process carefully. Here we provide some links to help you understand what is going on and who is doing what.
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