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A Better World

A Better World

Ireland’s new policy for international development has been published, providing the framework for Ireland’s expanding development cooperation programme in the decade ahead. A Better World charts a clear way forward to achieve our ambition of a more equal, peaceful and sustainable world, shaping and protecting our stability, our prosperity, our shared interests and our common future.

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Brexit

Brexit

Learn about the work the Government is undertaking to protect your interests in the Brexit negotiations, and the steps being taken to get Ireland Brexit Ready

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Ireland's UN Security Council Campaign

Ireland's UN Security Council Campaign

Ireland is seeking an elected seat on the UN Security Council in June 2020 for the 2021-2022 term

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Ireland-Scotland Review

Learn about the first ever joint bilateral review between Ireland and Scotland, focused on shared policy areas. You can also take our questionnaire to contribute your views and experience to our work.

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On January 11, on the basis of the New Decade, New Approach agreement proposed by the UK and Irish Governments, the power-sharing Executive and Assembly were restored to operation, offering an opportunity for a new beginning for politics in Northern Ireland. The New Decade, New Approach agreement provides for a fair and balanced package that, when implemented, will make politics and government in Northern Ireland more transparent, accountable, stable, inclusive and effective.

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2020 Presidential Distinguished Service Award

2020 Presidential Distinguished Service Award

The nomination process for the 2020 Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad (PDSA) is currently open and will close on Tuesday, 7th April 2020.

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  • Irish Aid
  • This is Ireland
  • Merrion Street
  • One Vision Civil Service
  • The Global Irish Network
  • Documents on Irish Foreign Policy