On Friday 20 April, 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, firstname.lastname@example.org
The European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland invites you to an event on multilingualism in the European Parliament. This is a unique opportunity to find out more about pursuing a career as a translator, interpreter, lawyer-linguist or linguistic assistant in the European Parliament. Speakers at the bilingual round table chaired by Síle Seoige will include MEP Liadh Ní Riada. There will also be a chance to meet lingustic staff at a drop-in session.
The Dingle International Film Festival will this week screen two of the shortlisted films of the European Parliament's Lux Film Prize. Western will be screened on Friday 23 March at 12 midday and SAMI Blood on Sunday 25 March at 5 pm. Both screenings will take place in the Phoenix Cinema.
''We welcome the UK's confirmation that the "backstop" solution to avoid any hardening of the Irish border, as proposed by the European Commission, will be incorporated into the withdrawal agreement.''
What will MEPs be working on in next week's plenary session in Strasbourg? Among the items on the agenda will be the EU's post-2020 budget, Parliament's vision for a post-Brexit future, EU corporate taxation and much more.
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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