Minister for Foreign Affairs, Micheál Martin TD

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Minister of State Dick Roche T.D.

Minister of State Dick Roche T.D. has responsibilty for European Affairs

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Minister of State Peter Power

Minister of State Peter Power T.D. has responsibility for Overseas Development.

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Micheál Martin, T.D., Minister for Foreign Affairs and Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States, will co-host a meeting of international leaders to address world hunger and undernutrition in New York. This event will be streamed today from 2.30p.m. to 4.30 pm Irish time.

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Track your Passport Application

If you have applied for an Irish passport you can check the current status of your application here

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Travel Advice

The Department of Foreign Affairs provides travel advice to Irish people planning a trip overseas.

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Travel Registration

You can also register your travel details online.

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Irish Citizens Travelling to USA

Changes to Visa Waiver Program (VWP) for Bearers of Emergency/Temporary Passports

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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Department of Foreign Affairs is to advance Ireland’s values and interests within Europe and in a changing world;to promote peace, human rights, the rule of law and sustainable development internationally; to protect our citizens abroad,and to support lasting reconciliation on this island.

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Report of Global Irish Economic Forum

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Micheál Martin T.D., publishes a Progress Report on implementation of the proposals made at the GIEF, held at Farmleigh on the 18-20 September 2009.

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Press Office

Ireland to call for Urgent Action on World Hunger at the MDG Summit in New York20-09-2010
Minister Martin to co-host major Hunger Conference in New York20-09-2010
New Ambassadors present Credentials28-09-2010
Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs , Mr. Micheál Martin T.D., on the launch of “Trading and Investing in a Smart Economy”, the Strategy and Action Plan for Irish Trade, Tourism and Investment to 201528-09-2010
“Revitalising the Work of the Conference on Disarmament and Taking Forward Multilateral Negotiations”24-09-2010
Minister Martin sends best wishes to the Asian Gaelic Games23-09-2010
Minister Martin attends 65th UN General Assembly 22-09-2010
Minister of State for Overseas Development, Peter Power, launches the Our World Irish Aid Awards at the Children’s Ark in Limerick17-09-2010
Irish Aid to Host Ireland’s Largest Overseas Volunteering Fair in Dublin16-09-2010
Minister for Foreign Affairs addresses EU “Media and Conflict” conference in Dublin 15-09-2010

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