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March  4th,  2021

Minister McConalogue welcomes positive start to the TB Finance Working Group

The new Finance Working Group set up as part of the Bovine TB Stakeholder Forum and chaired by Mr Gerry Kiely, had its first meeting today beginning with a positive and constructive discussion...

March  4th,  2021

Minister for Heritage, Malcolm Noonan, launches €2 million 2021 Community Monuments Fund

Malcolm Noonan, T.D, Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform, today launched the 2021 Community Monuments Fund which will invest €2 million in the protection and promotion of archaeological heritage during 2021. The €2 million allocation is an increase of 75% on last year’s funding...

March  4th,  2021

Minister Byrne announces €100k available to community and voluntary organizations to promote dialogue on Ireland’s relationship with Europe

Minister Byrne has today invited voluntary organisations, educational bodies and civil society groups to apply for funding under the Department of Foreign Affairs’ Communicating Europe Initiative...

March  4th,  2021

The Pandemic: One Year On - Speech by the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe T.D. to the Economic and Social Research Institute

Speech by the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe T.D. to the Economic and Social Research Institute...

March  4th,  2021

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee and Director of the Probation Service Mark Wilson welcome publication of Research Report on Mental Health

Report looks at the issue of mental health among persons supervised by the Probation Service...

March  4th,  2021

Minister O’Brien launches €1m fund for Community Development Pilot Projects

Joe O’Brien TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development today launched a call for Community Development Pilot Projects to trial community led interventions that address poverty, social exclusion and inequality, and promote human rights...