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The Department of Justice and Equality and MECPATHS, an NGO collaborating with the hospitality sector in Ireland to raise awareness around Child trafficking and empower hotel management and staff to identify vulnerable children in order to help combat this crime, are marking EU Anti-Trafficking Day – which falls tomorrow, 18 October – with an event in Cork this evening to commemorate the visit of Frederick Douglass to the city in October 1845...

The Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, has today presented Right to Read Champion Awards to local authorities in recognition of their ongoing efforts to support literacy development through the library service.

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD today confirmed the outcome of the international fisheries negotiations which concluded in London between the European Union, Norway, and the Faroe Islands on the management of mackerel in the North East Atlantic...

The Creative Ireland Programme is hosting Wilder Youth at the Chocolate Factory 6pm, 22nd October 2019

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, along with Minister of State announce the Government’s approval to allow Cork County Council, under the direction of Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), to award the main construction contract for the N22 Baile Bhuirne to Macroom Road Project.

400 delegates from across Ireland’s agri-food sector participated at a conference today to develop a collective vision for the agri-food sector to 2030. Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed T.D. commented

“The government’s priority is to assist Bord na Móna, it’s workers and the wider region as it moves away from fossil fuels and towards a more sustainable, resilient business model, that can secure jobs for the Midlands in the long-term.

2019/20 coursing licences to allow netting of hares outside areas with positive RHD2 tests

Minister for Health Simon Harris T.D. has today welcomed the passage of the Health and Childcare Support (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2019 through the Houses of the Oireachtas.

The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys and Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Pat Breen TD, have announced the launch of a public consultation on the development of a National Strategy on Artificial Intelligence (AI).

 

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