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Our membership of the UN has been central to Ireland’s foreign policy since we joined in 1955. The principles and values enshrined in the UN Charter are those we have always striven to promote.
Our membership of the United Nations has been central to Ireland’s foreign policy since we joined in 1955.
Ireland regularly seeks election to various bodies in the UN system. Over the years Irish nationals have served the UN with distinction.
Ireland pays 0.418% of the total UN budget.
Ireland is actively involved in reform efforts to ensure that the UN is fit for purpose.
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