Promoting Ireland's interests and values in the world
Marking 50 Years of Ireland’s Membership of the European Union over the course of 2022 – 2023
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Ireland takes up seat on UN Security Council
Ireland took up its seat on 1 January 2021, as an elected member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2021-2022 term.
EWIPA Dublin Conference 2022
On 18th November, we welcome delegates to endorse the Political Declaration on EWIPA at a high-level conference in Dublin.
Ireland assumes Presidency of Council of Europe
On 20 May 2022, Ireland assumed the Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe for the seventh time. Click below to learn more about this important international organisation and our priorities during the six months of our Presidency.
2021 programme for St. Patrick’s Day in Japan
8 March 2021
Visit by Minister Josepha Madigan T.D.
13 March 2019
St Patricks Day in Japan Guide 2019
18 February 2019