Speeches

I am delighted to be here this morning to officially open the NTPF Conference and to launch the NTPF’s new Strategy for 2017 to 2019.

Ladies and gentlemen, Deputies, I want to begin by thanking the Irish Muslim Board for the invitation to take part in this evening's discussions.

I thank the Committee for inviting me here to discuss the Revised Estimates for 2017 and the outturn for expenditure in 2016...

A Ceann Comhairle, I welcome the opportunity to open this debate on Northern Ireland. At the outset, let me state that the current situation there is most regrettable.

Good afternoon to everyone here today. I am delighted to be here with you for the launch of the ESRI’s research paper “A Social Portrait of Travellers in Ireland”.

I would like to thank Michael Barron and Equate for hosting this event and for inviting me along...

Consul General, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. It is a pleasure to be here with you in New York to launch Culture Ireland’s excellent US Programme for the year ahead and to showcase Creative Ireland, the Irish Government’s...

Chairman, Ambassadors, Heads of the European Commission and European Parliament Representations, Distinguished guests...

It gives me great pleasure to be here today and I would like to express my sincere appreciation to the European Migration Network Ireland (EMNI) for inviting me to speak at the opening of today’s conference.

Senator Hart, Ambassador O’Malley, Ladies and Gentlemen, A Dhaoine Uaisle, It is a great privilege and pleasure for me to welcome you here to Iveagh House this evening.

 

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