dsc_0824On the occasion of his visit to the Jinja Hospice in the Busoga Region of Uganda, Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs Pat Breen presents a cheque for €5,000 to Clare Doctors Frank and Patricia Hassett - Left to Right: Irish Ambassador to Uganda Donal Cronin, Dr Frank Hassett, Deputy Pat Breen T.D. Chairman of the Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs & Trade and Dr Patricia Hassett.




Foreign Affairs Committee to consider Ebola outbreak with leading NGOs

September 23rd, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in European/Foreign Affairs/Defence/Justice, Press Releases

The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade meets tomorrow with GOAL and Médecins Sans Frontières to consider the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.

Representatives of…

Crucial funding and supplies from Ireland to help tackle Ebola - Breen

September 22nd, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in European/Foreign Affairs/Defence/Justice, Press Releases

Fine Gael Clare TD and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pat Breen, has welcomed the announcement of €600,000 in funding and a major dispatch of…

Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman reflects on key Washington counter-terrorism conference

September 19th, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in European/Foreign Affairs/Defence/Justice, Press Releases

The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Chairman Pat Breen TD has said that transatlantic cooperation on security matters and on intelligence sharing should continue apace, in light…

Breen welcomes appointment of Kevin F O’Malley as the United States Ambassador to Ireland

September 19th, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in Press Releases

Fine Gael TD for Clare and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs & Trade, Pat Breen, has today (Friday) welcomed the appointment of Kevin F O’Malley as the…

Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman in Washington for talks on immigration reform

September 18th, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in Press Releases

The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Chairman Pat Breen TD is in Washington this week for a series of meetings with key players in the US Congress…