26 November 2012

The 19th British-Irish Council Summit took place at Cardiff Castle, Wales on 26th November 2012. The meeting was chaired by the First Minister of Wales, Rt. Hon. Carwyn Jones AM.

The Summit brought together representatives from the UK and Irish Governments, the devolved administrations of the Scottish and Welsh Governments and Northern Ireland Executive, the Government of the Isle of Man and the States of Jersey and Guernsey. 

09 November 2012

On the 8th and 9th of November the Welsh Government hosted a seminar in Cardiff on behalf of the British and Irish Council’s Indigenous, Minority and lesser-used (IML) Languages Work Sector. The seminar was attended by over 50 delegates, representing every BIC Administration.

07 September 2012

British-Irish Council Ministers met at Vogrie Country Park in Midlothian, Scotland for the twelfth ministerial meeting on the Environment with a focus on Biodiversity. Before the meeting, Ministers joined children from Tynewater Primary School to take part in a BioBlitz. – an exercise to collect data on biodiversity within the Park.