Sinn Féin conference on EU Constitution begins in Dublin
Sinn Féin's major two-day conference on the implications on the proposed EU Constitution will begin this morning at 9.30am in the Irish Film Institute on Eustace Street in Dublin.
The conference will begin with a session on what is actually contained in the EU Constitution and this will be addressed by a number of leading academics. This will be followed by a panel discussion with MEPs from across Europe.
Dublin MEP Mary Lou McDonald will deliver a keynote address to the conference at lunchtime setting out Sinn Féin‚s opposition to the EU Constitution and announcing details of a major campaign, north and south, against its ratification.