“Brexit is most of all about people. It is about safeguarding the rights of our citizens, preserving peace in Northern Ireland and protecting jobs affected by the UK’s departure,” stated European Parliament President, Antonio Tajani, following Brexit chief negotiator, Michel Barnier’s debrief on the Brexit agreement at the Conference of Presidents today.
The Embassy of Georgia in Ireland has organised a panel discussion on "Georgia's European Way" in partnership with the Institute for International and European Affairs (IIEA) which we are delighted to host at Europe House Dublin on Friday 16 November. Speakers include MEPs Brian Hayes and Clare Moody. This event is free to attend. To register please email email@example.com
Come and visit the European Parliament Office at Zeminar at the RDS Dublin from 13-15 November 2018. We will be there raising awareness about the #EUelections2019 and letting you know how you can participate in the democratic process! Find us in the Main Hall, You Zone.
The European Parliament is delighted to be teaming up with the Cork Film Festival for the free screening of two of the shortlisted and one of the long-listed films in the 2018 LUX Film Prize which will be introduced by Deirdre Clune MEP. To book your free tickets to see "Styx", "The Other Side of Everything", "Border”, log onto http://corkfilmfest.org/
What will MEPs be working on in next week's plenary session in Strasbourg? Highlights include; funding priorities for post-2020 budget; new ambitious targets on renewables and energy efficiency; and, empowering national competition authorities and ensuring the proper functioning of the internal market.
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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