Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement.
This Committee plays an important role in informing debate on key areas of mutual interest such as North/South economic co-operation. The Committee works across a number of key areas, which include:
The Committee, in which MPs from Northern Ireland have speaking rights, offers an opportunity to foster better links and dialogue between parliamentarians from both sides of the border.
What's on this week
Week commencing Monday 22nd of June 2015
The Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement will meet on Thursday 24th June at 10.15 a.m. in Committee Room 4, LH2000
The outstanding legacy issues in Northern Ireland affecting the reintegration of political prisoners. [Mr. Michael Culbert, Director, Coiste na nIarchimí and Mr. Tom Roberts, Director and Mr. Robert Campbell, Project Coordinator, Ex Prisoners Interpretative Centre (EPIC)]
UK Government’s proposal to repeal the UK Human Rights Act, 1998 and the potential effect this would have on the Good Friday Agreement. [Ms. Emily Logan, Chief Commissioner, Irish Human Rights & Equality Commission and Mr. Les Allamby, Chief Commissioner, Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission]
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