Promoting Irish culture is an important part of what we do.
Ireland is a great place to visit – over 7.6 million people tasted our hospitality in 2014.
There are a number of extraordinary people who contribute to Ireland and to Irish communities abroad.
St Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland and 17th March, better known as St Patrick’s Day, is our national holiday.
The Emigrant Support Programme is a tangible expression of the Government’s support of, commitment to, and interest in the global Irish community.