Irish community reception to mark arrival of the new Consul General of Ireland, Claire McCarthy.
News25 September 2019
Mayor of Austin Steve Adler with the new Consul General of Ireland, Claire McCarthy, and the team at the Consulate General of Ireland.
The Irish community in Austin, Texas gathered at the Consulate General of Ireland on Tuesday, 24 September to mark the arrival of the new Consul General of Ireland, Claire McCarthy.
Consul General Claire McCarthy highlighted detailed how the priorities of the Mission in the coming years will focus on the implementation of the “Global Ireland” strategy for the U.S. and Canada 2019-2025 which was published earlier this year https://www.dfa.ie/media/dfa/ourrolepolicies/ourwork/US-Canada-Strategy.pdf
A special thank you to Madam Secretary of State Ruth Ruggero Hughs, the Mayor of City of Austin Steve Adler, Travis County Commissioner Brigid Shea, Consul General of Mexico Pablo Marentes, the Irish community in Austin and friends of Ireland in Austin for joining the Irish community to mark the arrival of the new Consul General.