photo2Pictured at Aras an Uachtarain recently with President Michael D Higgins and Sally O’Neill, Latin American Director of Trocaire




Foreign Affairs Committee welcomes Gaza ceasefire progress

July 17th, 2014 - Pat Breen
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The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade has this afternoon welcomed agreement on a comprehensive ceasefire brokered in Cairo earlier today and expressed the hope that leaders on…

€183,313 for Clare’s childcare facilities - BREEN

July 16th, 2014 - Pat Breen
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Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Pat Breen has welcomed the announcement by Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James Reilly TD,…

€23 million allocated to develop Ireland’s first wave energy project in West Clare – Breen

July 9th, 2014 - Pat Breen
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Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Pat Breen has welcomed the news that €23 million in funding has been awarded by the European…

Foreign Affairs Committee raises concerns on Iranian influence in Middle East region with Ambassador

July 9th, 2014 - Pat Breen
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The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade has this afternoon raised a number of concerns with the Ambassador of Iran to Ireland Javad Kachoueian in relation to his…

Foreign Affairs Committee to meet Iranian Ambassador to Ireland

July 8th, 2014 - Pat Breen
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The Ambassador of Iran to Ireland Javad Kachoueian is before the Committee on Foreign Affairs on Wednesday to consider the current situation in the Middle East Region.

The Committee is…