Marine Institute

Press Releases

Dr Paul Connolly, CEO of the Marine Institute and All-Ireland Ocean Youth Ambassador, Eimear Manning, met with The Duke and Duchess at Howth, North County Dublin. Image Cr Julien Behal Photography
March 4, 2020
The vital role of the ocean, climate change, and actions to safeguard it for future generations were the focus of...
MacDara Flavin (9) from Scoíl Shéamais Naofa, Barna, Galway launches Explorers Pop art and Creative writing competition open to all national primary schools to create a super hero that saves the ocean from climate change.  See explorers.ie.  Funded by the Marine Institute and supported by the Camden Education Trust, and Galway Education Centre. Photography: Andrew Downes – Xposure
January 27, 2020
Explorers Education Programme’s Ocean Super Hero Pop Art and Creative writing competition on hold.Due to the government...
Dr Paul Connolly, new CEO of the Marine Institute. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
October 4, 2019
Dr Paul Connolly has been appointed as the next Chief Executive Officer of the Marine Institute, Ireland's state agency...
John Kerry, Alicia O'Sullivan, Simon Coveney and Selina Neirok Leem in discussions at the Our Ocean Wealth Summit 2019 in Cork.
June 11, 2019
Political representatives from 30 small island nations, global leaders and more than 750 delegates attended Our Ocean...