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News article30 November 2022Representation in Ireland1 min read

President von der Leyen on official visit to Ireland

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen will pay an official visit to Ireland on Thursday, 1 December.

Commission President Ursula von der Leyen

President Ursula von der Leyen will be in Dublin tomorrow.

At midday, the President will be received by An Taoiseach Micheál Martin for a working lunch.

In the afternoon, the President will address the joint houses of the Oireachtas to deliver a speech marking 50 years since the accession of Ireland to the EU.  This can be watched live on Oireachtas TV at 2pm.

Later, she will be received by Michael D. Higgins, the President of Ireland.

In the evening, the President will attend the 48th Business & Finance Awards, where she will receive the Peter Sutherland Leadership Award on behalf of the European Union.

The President's speeches at the joint session of the Oireachtas and at the Business and Finance Awards will be broadcast live on EbS.


Publication date
30 November 2022
Representation in Ireland