National Framework for Children and Young People’s Participation in Decision-Making

Wednesday 14 April 2021 The Participation Framework will support Departments, Agencies, and Organisations to improve their participation practice with children and young people. Capacity Building Grant also announced to support the implementation The Minister for...

Minister Rabbitte welcomes tech jobs announcement for Athenry

15th April 2021Minister of State and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has welcomed the creation of 120 jobs by Nostra, some of which will be at their regional office in Athenry, Co. Galway.Nostra, one of Ireland’s leading Managed I.T Service Providers...

New buildings at Portiuncula Hospital ready from Monday 19th April – Minister Rabbitte

Thursday 15 April 2021 Minister of State in the Department of Health and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has confirmed that the new modular building at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe will be ready for occupation from Monday, 19th April. The HSE has...

Minister Rabbitte to establish Working Group on Autism Innovation Strategy

Friday 02 April 2021 Minister of State with responsibility for Disability, Anne Rabbitte T.D., has on World Autism Awareness Day, announced her intention to establish a Working Group to develop an Autism Innovation Strategy.Minister Rabbitte made the announcement at...

Our Rural Future: Minister Humphreys announces details of new €70m Transitional LEADER Programme

 Friday 9th April 2021  Local Groups can apply for funding immediately A total of €70 million to support rural communities and enterprises Funding allocations for 29 Local Action Groups announced Ground-Up approach of LEADER a key plank of Our Rural Future The...

Reminder farmers of 26 April application deadline for BEEP-S and Dairy Beef Calf Programme

Press Release 13 April 2021 Over 12,167 BEEP-S applications submitted to date The deadline for submission of applications to the Beef Environmental Efficiency Programme – Sucklers (BEEP–S) and Dairy Beef pilot is 26 April 2021. Applications for both schemes must be...

Professor Linda Doyle elected as Provost of Trinity

10 April 2021Professor Linda Doyle has been appointed as Provost of Trinity College.  Professor Doyle is an expert in the fields of wireless communications, cognitive radio, reconfigurable networks, spectrum management and creative arts practices.   and as well as...

Government Opens First Call for €100m Brexit Scheme for Agri-food Sector

Wednesday February 3, 2021 The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar T.D. and the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie Mc Conalogue T.D. today opened the first call for applications under the Government’s €100 million...

NTA allocates over €70M in new funding to rural county councils sustainable walking and cycling projects.

23 March 2021  New Rural Active Travel Investment Programme Distributes over €70 Million in year one of a five-year plan. The National Transport Authority and Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan have today announced spending totalling €72.8m for 340 sustainable...

Tánaiste Announces €338,000 for New Technology Gateway to Help Business Become More Energy Efficient

Tuesday 30th March New Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway for the North-East in Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) will focus on energy efficiency The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade, and Employment, Leo Varadkar T.D. today announced funding of...





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