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Alex Kennedy delivering her TED-Ed talk in March 2019

Oireachtas TED-Ed club alumnus selected for TED-Ed Weekend in New York

15.10.19

Alex Kennedy, from Larkin Community College, Dublin, has been selected to participate in the TED-Ed Weekend event in New York early next year.

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Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) logo

Oireachtas Library & Research Service partners with Science Foundation Ireland

14.10.19

The Oireachtas Library & Research Service (L&RS) has become a partner in the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) public fellowship programme.

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Civil Service Excellence and Innovation Awards logo

Civil Service Excellence and Innovation Awards nomination for Houses of the Oireachtas Service

10.10.19

The Houses of the Oireachtas Service has been shortlisted for the 2019 Civil Service Excellence and Innovation Awards. The Oireachtas Working Group on Irish Sign Language (ISL) was nominated in the category Excellence in Culture, Values and Diversity.

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Hands holding and counting money

Budget 2020 preliminary review published by Parliamentary Budget Office

9.10.19

The Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has published its preliminary review of Budget 2020.

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Moya Doherty, producer and RTE chair, speaking at the launch of “What’s the Story? – 25 stories about Ireland and Europe”

Ceann Comhairle launches “What’s the Story? – 25 Stories about Ireland and Europe”

7.10.19

The Ceann Comhairle, Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, launched “What’s the Story? – 25 Stories about Ireland and Europe” in Leinster House last week.

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1886 cartoon depicting five scenes of an eviction in County Cork

Oireachtas Library marks 140 years since the foundation of the Land League

3.10.19

The Oireachtas Library is displaying an 1886 cartoon to mark 140 years since the foundation of the Irish National Land League.

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Nominees for the Nobel Peace Prize with Oireachtas Members in Leinster House 2000

Committee gives support to Northern Ireland Nobel Peace Prize nominees

30.09.19

The Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement has released a statement of support to Northern Ireland integrated education campaigners in advance of the Nobel Peace Prize 2019 result being announced.

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Gradutes of work experience programme for people with intellectual disabilities outside Leinster House with the Ceann Comhairle

First OWL graduates receive their certificates

27.09.19

The first participants in the ground-breaking Oireachtas Work Learning (OWL) programme, graduated this week. The Ceann Comhairle, Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, presented the graduates with their certificates at a ceremony in Leinster House.

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Visitors in a room in Leinster house

Hundreds of visitors celebrate Culture Night in Leinster House

23.09.19

Approximately 800 visitors celebrated Culture Night in Leinster House on Friday.

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Young people carrying climate justice banner

Youth Assembly on Climate

4.09.19

Applications are open for students aged 10 to 17 to participate in the Youth Assembly on Climate. The deadline is 12pm on Wednesday, 18 September 2019.

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