Tag Archives: Brexit

Round-table with Chancellor Angela Merkel and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

Co-operation Ireland German Chancellor Angela Merkel An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at Round-table moderated by CEO Peter Sheridan in Dublin discussing Northern Ireland border, shared lived experiences, and Brexit

Co-operation Ireland‘s CEO Peter Sheridan was in Dublin today to moderate a meeting between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with invited guests from communities living on the border. Speaking after the round-table, Peter … Continue reading

Dr. Moran commends 300 young people as they pledge to support peace in their communities

Co-operation Ireland Amazing the Space

On Friday, 29 March, over 300 schoolchildren and young people will gather at the Foyle Arena to publicly commit themselves to building peace in their communities. Organised by Co-operation Ireland and the Amazing the Space Steering … Continue reading

President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins: work of Co-operation Ireland “will and must continue”

President of Ireland Dr. Christopher Moran Peter Sheridan Football Friendly Martin O'Neill Michael O'Neill Dublin

“The great work towards peace and reconciliation undertaken by Co-operation Ireland, by the Irish and British Government, and by people of goodwill across our island, will and must continue.” – President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins … Continue reading

Former Taoiseach & Vice Chairman of Co-operation Ireland, John Bruton, on John Redmond MP

John Bruton Taoiseach Vice Chairman of Co-operation Ireland

Speech by John Bruton, Former Taoiseach and Vice Chairman of Co-operation Ireland, at a meeting in the Houses of Parliament in Westminster at 6 pm on Tuesday 7th March, commemorating the  centenary of the death, on … Continue reading

Dr. Christopher Moran praised for “extraordinary” role in positive Anglo-Irish relations

Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Co-operation Ireland, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and Irish artist Colin Davidson with political leaders, pictured discussing Colin’s portrayal of Her Majesty at Crosby Hall

RTÉ reflects on the significance of Dr. Christopher Moran’s involvement in positive Anglo-Irish relations since the unveiling of Queen Elizabeth II’s portrait by Irish artist Colin Davidson at Crosby Hall in 2016. Continue reading

Dr. Christopher Moran delivers speech at 2017 Pride of Place Awards

Co-operation Ireland Pride of Place Awards Ceremony 2017.  Representatives from Erica’s Fairy Forest receive their Special Award. Included are Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman Co-operation Ireland; Tom Dowling, Chairperson, Pride of Place; Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, … Continue reading

Speaking about diplomacy, Vice Chancellor Campbell praises Christopher Moran of Co-operation Ireland

‘The value of diplomacy’ – Francis Campbell, Vice Chancellor at St Mary’s University, Twickenham The Lord Lieutenant of Greater Belfast, Your Excellencies and members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps accredited to the Court of St. James’s, to the … Continue reading

Dr. Christopher Moran: Improved well-being of the Northern Irish people still a common goal of party leaders

(L-R) Dr. Christopher Moran, Former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, Her Majesty The Queen, His Excellency The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins shake hands upon Irish State Visit, joined by His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Mrs. Sabina Higgins; and Secretary of State for Norther Ireland Theresa Villiers

This week marked the anniversary of the second IRA ceasefire in 1997, and it’s worth recalling for two reasons. The first is self-evident – there was a previous ceasefire which broke down with tragic results for … Continue reading

Dr. Christopher Moran made Freeman of The City of London

Dr. Christopher Moran made Freeman of the City of London, with Lord Mayor Sir David Hugh Wooton, Alderman Vincent Thomas Keaveny and representatives of the City of London (The Guildhall, London)

Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Co-operation Ireland, is honoured to have received the Freedom of London and been made a Freeman of the City of London at a Ceremony on Monday April 3rd 2017, at Guildhall. … Continue reading