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EU Malta Council Presidency 01.01.-30.06.2017

From 1 January to 30 June 2017, Malta is holding the Presidency of the Council of the European Union - for the first time since the country joined the EU in 2004. Malta took over the six-month rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU from Slovakia, as part of the Dutch-Slovak-Maltese 'Trio Presidency'.

The Maltese EU Presidency priorities in the youth field are: the role of young people in the framework of the New Skills Agenda; the implementation of the main recommendations of youth conferences, the 5th cycle of the structured dialogue and the mid-term review of the Youth Strategy.

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Eurodesk Ireland Overview 2016

2016 was a very active and succesful year for Eurodesk Ireland and its network of thirty local Multipliers, starting with hosting the Eurodesk European Network Meeting in Kippure, Co. Wicklow in April, through organising a national "Time To Move" event in Dublin Castle on 11 October - in parallel to many local TTM events, to a new Study Abroad publication, prepared and produced together with our fantastic cooperation partner Euroguidance Ireland, and much more.

Find out what happened in 2016 reading our Annual Overview! 

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