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  1. The 2015 Irish Network USA Annual Conference a Great Success!

    The 2015 Irish Network USA Annual Conference a Great Success!

    The 2015 Irish Network USA Annual Conference was held in Boston last weekend, to resounding acclaim from attendees and speakers. The conference coincided with the fifth anniversary for the Boston chapter, a group which has worked to promote an enduring link between Ireland and the United States. This conference was the third hosted by INUSA, with the first two being held in Washington, D.C. and Austin, Texas respectively. These conferences provide an opportunity for INUSA members to hear from a variety of speakers on topics related to INUSA’s mission. Irish Network USA, which now has over 20 chapters, with more...

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  2. Irish government to continue level of support to Ireland’s emigrants

    Irish government to continue level of support to Ireland’s emigrants

    The Irish government will maintain the level of support it provides to diaspora communities abroad, Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan confirmed on Tuesday after the Irish budget was unveiled. “I am also extremely pleased that in line with our recently launched diaspora policy Global Irish, Budget 2016 will see my department maintain its steadfast support for Irish community and diaspora groups in very many corners of the world through €11.6 million in funding under the Emigrant Support Program,” said Flanagan. The budget also provided funding for ongoing modernization of the Passport Service, and further development of consular assistance capacities. Flanagan...

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