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Attend the Citizens’ Dialogue on the Future of Europe in Galway

European Movement Ireland are hosting the event in Galway on 8 February 2018

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Would you like to be involved in shaping Ireland’s role the role of Irish citizens in the future of Europe? The Department of Foreign Affairs and European Movement Ireland are inviting members of the public to join Minister of State for European Affairs, Helen McEntee T.D. at their Citizens’ Dialogue this February in Galway.

Change in the European Union

Europe is facing a period of change at a rapid rate. Brexit, new trade deals, the refugee crisis, and a shift to far-right politics in many European countries are creating new challenges. What happens at the EU level can have an impact on our daily lives, our politics, and our society. This is an important time to make your voice heard and have your say in the direction Europe is taking. Young people will be most affected by the change that is taking place in Europe, and this is an opportunity to share your thoughts and opinions as a young person in Ireland and a young European citizen.

Citizens’ Dialogue

There is ongoing debate across Europe on how to address the challenges the European Union are facing, and by joining this Citizens' Dialogue you can be part of that debate in Ireland. 

If you can't attend the event but still want to share your views, you can also get involved by using the #FutureofEurope hashtag.

Speakers at the event include:

  • Helen McEntee T.D., Minister of State for European Affairs
  • Pat McDonagh, CEO of Supermac's
  • Noelle O Connell, Executive Director of European Movement Ireland

The event is free to attend, but registration is essential. Click here to register via Eventbrite.

Event details:

  • When: Thursday, 8 February 2018
  • Where: Aula Maxima, National University of Ireland Galway, University Road, Galway
  • Registration and networking: 5:30pm
  • Event: 6:00 - 8:30pm

Learn more about the European Union by visiting our EU Hub.

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Published January 17th, 2018
Last updated January 18th, 2018
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