Dáil Éireann - Volume 578 - 27 January, 2004

Written Answers - EU Presidency.

  402. Mr. O'Connor asked the Minister for [474] Education and Science to report on his Department's activities in respect of Ireland's EU Presidency; if he will outline his plans for the next few months; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [1214/04]

  Mr. N. Dempsey:The Department of Education and Science will host a number of ministerial level and official level meetings in Ireland during the Presidency. The first of these, the European launch of the European Year of Education Through Sport 2004 will take place in Dublin on 29/30 January. A brochure containing information on the education and youth Presidency programme has been lodged with the Oireachtas Library for the information of all Members.