Europe In My Backyard – Episode 7

Paula Wiseman spoke firstly with Barbara Nolan, the Head of the European Commission Representation in Ireland. Barbara spoke about what the European Commission is and what they do. Among many other things she spoke about the impact that money from the EU has on projects across Ireland and also across the rest of the European Union.

Secondly Paula Wiseman spoke with Mario Vottero, Director of Strategy, Business Intelligence & Operations at ReThink Ireland and manager of the Fuse Project.  Mario spoke about the FUSE project and their goals for the future. He also spoke about how funding from the EU has helped them as an organisation.