Political scientist and lecturer Ingo Espenschied is to visit Ireland's Europe Direct Information Centres where he will give a multi-media talk on: “60 years since the Treaty of Rome - 60 years of Europe” covering the convoluted history of Europe's last six decades and looking ahead to the future of Europe. The talk will highlight the significance of the Treaty of Rome as one of the foundation stones that led to the formation of the European Union.
Tuesday 9 May: Europe Day event to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, Europe House, Dublin 2
The Model Council of the European Union debate for secondary schools takes place on Friday, 10 March 2017 in the Printworks in Dublin Castle. Transition, Fifth and Sixth Year students from 28 schools will participate. Each school will represent one of the 28 European Union Member States. The theme of the 2017 debate is EU trade policy.
The European Commission Representation in Ireland will celebrate Europe Day 2017 with an event to mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome in Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2.
The speakers at this event will include:
- EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan
- Minister of State for European Affairs, Dara Murphy
Further details on this event will be posted to this webpage as they are confirmed.
Other events taking place around Ireland
- Open Day for local primary schools hosted by the European Food and Veterinary Office in Grange, Co Meath
Information on other events taking place in Ireland will be added in due course.