2019 Global Greening
News12 March 2019
To mark Saint Patrick’s Day, Minister of State, Andrew Doyle T.D., made a visit to Slovenia (13-14 March) and to Bosnia & Herzegovina (15-17 March). During his visits, Ljubljana Caste was “greened,” the Minister spoke at the reception to mark Saint Patrick’s Day in Ljubljana, and thanked senior political figures in Slovenia for the solidarity and support demonstrated in the context of Brexit. In Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Minister met members of the Defence Forces serving in EUFOR, and at Sarajevo University highlighted educational opportunities in Ireland. The Minister saw progress in the demining of the country and also attended a number of events in Sarajevo organised by the Sarajevo Irish Festival.