The Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality today launched a public consultation on a review of Ireland’s immigration policy for non-EEA retirees who wish to retire in Ireland.
24 June: UK Referendum on EU membership
The spectacular festival IRELAND 100: Celebrating a Century of Irish Arts & Culture, which was the culmination of more than two years of planning and collaboration between the Embassy and the John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, recently concluded in Washington DC.
Watch this fascinating panel discussion moderated by Ambassador Anne Anderson with actress Fiona Shaw, author Colum McCann and poet Paula Meehan which took place at the Embassy on June 4, 2016
18 May: Capitol Hill Tree Planting
Capitol Hill bestowed a rare honour on Ireland with a commemorative tree planting in May 2016.
24 April: New York Commemoration of Easter Rising
Sunday 24th April was a truly historic day for the Irish American community in the New York Metropolitan region, as we saw an unprecedented coming together of over 5,000 members of the Irish community and their friends to commemorate the Centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising.
18 April: Media Accreditation Form
Media Accreditation form for NY Commemorative Events
Sunday 24th April 2016 will be an historic day for the Irish American community in this region, as we gather to mark the Centennial of Ireland’s Easter Rising of 1916.
Ambassador Anne Anderson introduced former President Bill Clinton, a Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, at the Irish America Hall of Fame Luncheon, held in New York City on 30 March.
On the occasion of Ireland’s national day, please see the 2016 St Patrick’s Day message from President Michael D. Higgins. The President sends his very best wishes for St Patrick's Day to the people of Ireland and to our global family and friends around the world.
The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mr. Charlie Flanagan T.D., launched the 2016 Commemorative programme int he US and in the NY Metropolitan region on 7 January in NY.
The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charlie Flanagan TD is in New York to formally launch the ambitious 1916 Rising Commemoration Programme of events that will take place across the United States this year.
7 January: Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme in the USA
The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charlie Flanagan TD launched today in New York a booklet detailing the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme in the United States