The Brussels office is now looking for two recent graduates for a full time paid internship. This is a good opportunity to develop your skills and to gain experience in a diverse work area, working in the heart of Brussels’ EU Quarter.
On Wednesday 23rd May, Alan Whysall visited the Brussels office to present ‘A Reflection of the Good Friday Agreement’, providing a personal account of his experience of the negotiations that led to the Good Friday Agreement.
Students from Queen’s University in Belfast made their annual trip to Brussels for a jammed-packed week of engagements with the EU Institutions, regional offices, public affairs organisations and international businesses.
A panel discussion on ‘Female Lines: New Writing by Women from Northern Ireland’, an anthology of prose, poetry and photographs drawn from the past twenty years.
From 16 to 27 April the European Week of Regions and Cities team are holding an online consultation allowing the public to indicate what workshops and seminars interest them most. Northern Ireland, working with partners from Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (France), Podlaskie (Poland), and Umbria (Italy), hopes to present a workshop on ‘Personalised Medicine: boosting health research at regional level.’
We’ve got that FRY-day feeling! On 16th March, the infamous Ulster Fry made its highly anticipated return to Brussels.
On 19 February a group of 26 Civil Servant representing all NICS Departments travelled to Brussels for a two day study visit. The annual visit is designed to provide participants with an understanding of how the EU works and to increase Northern Ireland’s engagement within the EU. Since last year the study visit has focused on the UK withdrawal from the EU, and this year it coincided with the start of phase two of the negotiations.
On Thursday 8 February the Office of the Northern Ireland Executive Brussels was delighted to receive a print of the Game of Thrones tapestry from Tourism Ireland.
The Centenary of the World War 1 Battle of Messines Ridge fought on 7 June 1917 was commemorated at a shared event at the Island of Ireland Peace Park in Flanders on 7 June 2017.
Welcome to the Northern Ireland Executive in Brussels website. Here you will find information about events held in Brussels, EU Funding opportunities and news from our office. Please contact us if you have any questions. Our Aims: to assist the…
The EU provides a range of funds and programmes which government, businesses, organisations, and individuals in Northern Ireland can access. This section of the site provides a broad overview of some of the main funding sources, divided into structural and…
Events in Brussels and beyond are excellent opportunities to obtain information, gain greater insight and engage with partners working in your field. Here are some links to sites which give details of EU-related events: EU Events Brussels – Find events…