Former inmate of Robben Island to visit Ireland as part of a series of events to commemorate the centenary of Mandela’s birth and to celebrate 25 years of diplomatic relations between Ireland and South Africa

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade welcomed Thulani Mabaso to Dublin as part of the celebrations of the twenty-fifth anniversary of diplomatic relations between Ireland and South Africa and the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth. Mr Mabaso is a former inmate of Robben Island, the infamous prison where members of the anti-apartheid movement in South…

First agri-food trade mission to Indonesia and Malaysia concludes with high-level meetings in Kuala Lumpur

Minister Michael Creed TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, today concluded the first agri-food trade mission to Indonesia and Malaysia with a series of high level meetings in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia. “I am pleased to confirm that, after a very productive meeting with my counterpart, the Malaysian Minister for Agriculture…

The Embassy of Georgia in Ireland to host a panel discussion – Georgia’s European Way

The Georgia’s European Way event is organised under the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and hosted by the European Commission Representation in Ireland and the European Parliament Information Office in Ireland, in partnership with the Institute of International and European Affairs (IIEA). Welcome Notes Gerry Kiely, Head of the European Commission…