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January  22nd,  2024

Minister Heydon addresses the Global Forum on Food and Agriculture

Minister Heydon joined ministerial colleagues from more than 70 countries on Saturday 20th January at the Agriculture Ministers’ Conference on the final day of the 16th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA), hosted by the German Federal Ministry for Food and Agriculture during Berlin Green Week 2024.

January  22nd,  2024

Minister for Health announces launch of new ‘Evidence-for-Policy’ Research Programme

Minister Donnelly has today announced the launch of a pilot open research call under the new ‘Evidence-for-Policy’ (EfP) Research Programme.

January  22nd,  2024

Ministers Harris and Smyth welcome opening of €1.9 million biomass heat centre fuelling ATU building with renewable energy

Ministers Harris and Smyth have congratulated Atlantic Technological University on its new innovative biomass heat centre following Government funding of €1.9m.

January  22nd,  2024

Minister Harris reveals new €4.5 million fund to support regional campuses

Minister Harris has announced €4.5 million to support higher education institutions that have multiple campuses in remote regional locations.

January  22nd,  2024

Ministers Harris, O’Brien and Donohoe unveil plans for 500 student accommodation beds

Ministers Harris, O'Brien and Donohoe have welcomed Government agreement on a new long term policy to develop student accommodation.

January  18th,  2024

Minister Harris announces approval for a major expansion for Apprenticeship Provision at Dundalk Institute of Technology

Minister Harris has today announced a major project in Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) that will progress to the next stage of development under the Technological Sector Strategic Projects Fund (TSSPF).