Peter Sutherland will be remembered as a man of many talents which were all put to use across a long life, in different careers and across the globe, with a dazzling brilliance that was extraordinary for its breadth and longevity.
Ireland’s strategic agenda for the next three years is complex. Navigating the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, and examining Ireland’s position within the EU of 27, will demand reflection and analysis.
The death of former Taoiseach, Liam Cosgrave, at the age of 97, has led to many tributes from across politics and from academic commentators. Many warm comments have come from those who had the opportunity of working with him, especially in the National Coalition government of 1973-1977.
IIEA President and Founder, Brendan Halligan, addressed the MacGill Summer School on Monday, 17 July 2017. In his presentation, Dr. Halligan discussed the future shape of the EU, and Ireland’s role therein, after Brexit.
The IIEA is Ireland’s leading European & International Affairs think tank. We are an independent, not-for-profit organisation with charitable status.
Our role is to identify key European and international policy trends, which will inform the work of Ireland’s decision makers and business leaders, and enrich the public debate on Ireland’s role in the EU and on the global stage.