Global challenges and solutions

Collection by Michael D. Higgins Quotes

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Poverty
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Climate Change

Poverty

Quote from the President’s speech marking the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

President marks UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech marking the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

Migration

"On virtually all of my visits overseas, I meet with members of Irish communities, some of whom have built stable and successful lives,  and others who are struggling to do so.  As their President, it is my concern that  those who are not established, and their families, meet as few obstacles as possible in their way of building new lives in new territories."

Address to the Members of the 47th Infantry Group, United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) | President of Ireland

"On virtually all of my visits overseas, I meet with members of Irish communities, some of whom have built stable and successful lives, and others who are struggling to do so. As their President, it is my concern that those who are not established, and their families, meet as few obstacles as possible in their way of building new lives in new territories."

Quote from the President’s speech at Vietnam National University.

President delivers keynote address at Vietnam National University | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech at Vietnam National University.

Quote from the President’s speech at the National Famine Commemoration.

President attends the National Famine Commemoration | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech at the National Famine Commemoration.

Other Pins

"On virtually all of my visits overseas, I meet with members of Irish communities, some of whom have built stable and successful lives,  and others who are struggling to do so.  As their President, it is my concern that  those who are not established, and their families, meet as few obstacles as possible in their way of building new lives in new territories."

Address to the Members of the 47th Infantry Group, United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) | President of Ireland

"On virtually all of my visits overseas, I meet with members of Irish communities, some of whom have built stable and successful lives, and others who are struggling to do so. As their President, it is my concern that those who are not established, and their families, meet as few obstacles as possible in their way of building new lives in new territories."

Quote from the President’s speech at Vietnam National University.

President delivers keynote address at Vietnam National University | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech at Vietnam National University.

Quote from the President’s speech marking the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

President marks UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech marking the UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

Quote from the President’s speech at the National Famine Commemoration.

President attends the National Famine Commemoration | President of Ireland

Quote from the President’s speech at the National Famine Commemoration.

Quote from a speech to Gaisce volunteers, November 2013

Quote from a speech to Gaisce volunteers, November 2013

Quote from the President's 2016 St. Patrick's Day address.

Media Library | Audio | President of Ireland

Quote from the President's 2016 St. Patrick's Day address.

Quote from a speech to Ambassadors accredited to Ireland, January 2017.

President hosts New Year’s Reception for members of the Diplomatic Corps | President of Ireland

Quote from a speech to Ambassadors accredited to Ireland, January 2017.