Irish NGOs Welcome EU Parliament Support for European Year of Development 2015

25 october 2012

“Must be backed by support for Development in the MFF Negotiations.”

Irish NGOs today (25 October) welcomed the vote in the European Parliament to designate 2015 the “European Year for Development”.

The debate, which took place during the European Parliament Plenary on 22 and 23 October, resulted in a motion passed by a large majority of MEPs.