This is Ireland
Make 2023 the year you discover Ireland’s open community – where you can live, learn, create and innovate at the heart of Europe.
Celebrating the creativity of women
St Brigid's Day 2023
This year marks the sixth global St Brigid’s Day programme.
- Ireland’s Embassies and Consulates are hosting events to celebrate the achievements of women
- Forty artworks were received from a range of locations for our Common Threads project
- Around Ireland, there is an exciting programme of events taking place.
>> Discover what’s happening in Ireland and around the world to mark St Brigid’s Day 2023
Ireland around the world
50 Years of Ireland in the EU
Over the course of 2022 and 2023 Ireland will mark the milestones that led us into the European Union with reflection, discussion and celebration.
It will be an occasion to consider the remarkable progress we, as a nation, have made and the progress we, as a Union, must make in order to make the next 50 years as successful as the last.
>> Visit EU50
Ireland on the UN Security Council
Ireland served on the UN Security Council for the 2021-2022 term.
Our two-year term was underpinned by three core principles:
- Building peace
- Strengthening conflict prevention
- Ensuring accountability.
Here are some critical examples where Ireland made a real difference.
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