Mr. Fred Duijn, Deputy Head of Mission-The Netherlands, Mr. Uchiyama, Counsellor & Deputy Head of Mission-Japan, Mrs. Jane Chilcott representing the British Ambassador, Ms. Susan Cleary Director of Public Affairs USA, Lord Mayor of Dublin Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí, Her Excellency Mrs. Emmanuelle d’Achon-France, Margaret Hayes Dublin City Librarian, His Excellency Mr. Roald Næss-Norway