Minister Joe O’Brien announces expansion of the Empowering Communities Programme

Minister for Community Development and Charities, Joe O’Brien TD, has announced the expansion of the Empowering Communities Programme (ECP) to two new areas: Tallaght-Jobstown and Roscommon-Castlereagh. The ECP specifically targets area-based deprivation, identified by the Pobal HP Deprivation Index, through a community development approach. The programme aims to empower local
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Minister O’Gorman announces 113 projects to be funded under the Communities Integration Fund 2024

The Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman, today announced the 113 community projects set to receive funding under the Communities Integration Fund 2024. Through this Fund, a total of €509,791 will be made available to support local community-based organisations across Ireland to play a greater role in
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Launch of first Gender, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy for the Media Sector

Catherine Martin, T.D., Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, has today launched Coimisiún na Meán’s Gender, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy.   The Strategy is informed by the recommendations of the Future of Media Commission and by the lived experiences of those working within our media sector.  The Minister has welcomed the Strategy as a key step towards ensuring the media
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Briefing to latest report of the independent commission of inquiry “COI”

The Embassy of the State of Palestine to Ireland seeks to draw your attention to latest report of the independent commission of inquiry  “COI” to Human Rights Council and has the pleasure provide a summary of the report for your kind attention.   Review of Allegations and Testimonies Unverified Allegations: The
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Minister O’Donovan calls on public to embrace opportunities to engage with learning throughout their lives

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Patrick O’Donovan TD has today welcomed a report which shows a substantial increase in the numbers of people engaged in lifelong learning in the final quarter of last year. The findings, published in a report compiled by the Skills and
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