International Famine Commemoration 2019

Minister of State Patrick O’Donovan T.D., welcomes the Great Famine Voices Roadshow to the International Famine Commemoration 2019. The event was held at the An Gorta Mór Great Hunger Memorial on the site of the Irish Cultural Centre and McClelland Library in Phoenix, Arizona, on 3 November. Minister O’Donovan represented the Government of Ireland and spoke on behalf of the Chair of the National Famine Commemoration Committee, Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan.

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Minister Patrick O’Donovan Address at International Famine Commemoration.

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An Gorta Mór Great Hunger Memorial, Phoenix (1999)

Robert O’Driscoll, Consul General of Ireland — Western United States, welcomes the Great Famine Voices Roadshow to the International Famine Commemoration held at the An Gorta Mór Great Hunger Memorial, Irish Cultural Centre and McClelland Library, in Phoenix, Arizona. He travelled from the Consulate General of Ireland — San Francisco, which is part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Consul General of Ireland — Western United States Robert O’Driscoll’s Address at the International Famine Commemoration 2019.

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Phoenix International Famine Commemoration group photo, with CG Robert O’Driscoll, ICC Board President, Leslie Thompson, and Minister Patrick O’Donovan seated middle first row.