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Mercy College Sligo Receive European Parliament Ambassador School Plaque 2017

European Parliament Ambassador School Award Ceremony

The European Parliament Ambassador School Programme for post-primary schools was launched in Ireland in 2015.

In its second year, schools from across Ireland and throughout the EU took part in this exciting programme which aims to increase awareness of Europe, democracy and political choice among young people.

This year’s successful schools received their Ambassador School plaque at an Award Ceremony held at Europe House in Dublin on 12th May which was attended by Lynn Boylan, MEP and Brian Hayes, MEP.

Picture includes Mercy College Sligo group Eadaoin Kinsella, James Temple-Smithson, Head of the European Parliament Office in Ireland., Ms Imelda Harte (Programme Coordinator), Ms Lynn Boylan M.E.P., Ms Colette O Hagan( Principal), Niamh McConnon, Elisabeth Fahy.