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New Meals on Wheels Network Website and Interactive Service Map Launched

Irish Rural Link (IRL)– the national network representing the interest of rural communities, launched its new Meals on Wheels Network website and Interactive Service Map on Monday last, 6th September 2021

Enterprise Ireland & IDA Trade Mission to UK, France and Germany

Enterprise Ireland’s trade mission to the UK, France and Germany, took place on Monday, 6th September. The three-day trade mission, visiting London, Paris and Berlin, will support the accelerated export-led recovery of Irish businesses in the UK and Eurozone,...

Government announces €38 million for capital works and equipment in higher education sector

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris T.D., has today announced an additional €38 million for higher education institutions for the 2021-2022 academic year. The devolved capital grant allocation will facilitate...

Learning and Supports Scheme for measures to mitigate learning loss and provide targeted additional teaching supports for students following Covid-19 school closures

A new Covid Learning and Supports Scheme (CLASS) that will mitigate the impact to students’ learning and wellbeing of Covid-19 closures and restrictions.  This fund will bring to €102.6 million the additional supports put in place in 2021 to mitigate learning loss and...

Minister Rabbitte confirms new 58 house development in Athenry

Minister for Disability and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has received confirmation from the Department of Housing that approval in principle has been granted for a new 58 house development in Athenry. Minister Rabbitte received confirmation today...

Galway secures €276,513 in CLAR funding to support schools, playgrounds, infrastructure projects and community organisations across Galway.

Minister for Disabilities and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has welcomed the allocation of €276,513 in funding to support schools, playgrounds, infrastructure projects and community organisations across Galway. The funding comes under Department of...

Government Publishes Views on Right to Request Remote Work

Views from members of the public and stakeholder groups on the right to request remote work have been published by the Government. Ireland’s first National Remote Work Strategy was published earlier this year with the objective of making remote and blended working a...

Statement by Taoiseach, Micheál Martin T.D., on IPCC Climate Change Report

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report released yesterday is a hugely important statement on international science’s understanding of the climate system and climate change. Its publication could not be more significant or timely, detailing the...

Minister Rabbitte airs disappointment over Galway County Council’s failure to drawdown funding for housing adaptation grants

Minister for Disabilities and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has aired her disappointment over Galway County Council’s failure to draw down any exchequer funding for housing adaptation grants so far this year.  The revelation comes after Minister...

€1.2 million scheme to improve environmental quality of agricultural lands surrounding raised bogs

Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Senator Pippa Hackett has launched the new FarmPEAT EIP project.  The project is developing a locally-led, innovative, results-based farm scheme for farmers who manage lands that surround some of...

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