Articles posted in 'Issue 62'

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> Other news

> January 2014 information day for ABC projects against child poverty: Dail Eireann, Debates, 17th December 2013, 110. > Publication of Ireland’s first early years strategy, Right from the start: Dail Eireann, Debates, 17th December 2013, 117-118. > Traveller education:…

Oireachtas Brief 62 December 2013 (1)

Welcome to Oireachtas Brief, the information service for social justice NGOs and voluntary sector activists interested in issues of poverty and social exclusion in the Oireachtas.  Oireachtas Brief is provided by The Wheel and the European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN)…

1 Debates: charity salaries, top-ups and poverty

Discussions on charity salaries, top-ups and the regulation of charities became prominent as the controversy over the Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) reached a climax and also became connected to discussion on government policies against poverty, so they are taken here…

> Other debates

> Homeless people: Seanad Eireann, Debates, 3rd December 2013, 4; 5th December, 163;  Dail Eireann, Debates, 3rd December 2013, 207-211;  214-217; > Child and Family Agency Bill, 2013: Seanad Eireann, Debates, 3rd December 2013, 45-67 (4th stage); 5th December, 175-200;…

2 News: 13 projects in ABC programme against child poverty

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Frances Fitzgerald, told Eamon O Cuiv (FF, Galway W) that she had announced nine areas to enter the design stage of the Area Based Childhood (ABC) programme 2013-2016 (Dail Eireann, Debates, 5th December…

How much do government departments give to voluntary organizations?

Government ministers answered a set of questions from Billy Timmins (ind, Wicklow) about the amount of funds that they provided for voluntary and community organizations (Dail Eireann, Debates, 10th December 2013, 177, 303, 331, 342, 290, 156, 181, 197, 127-129,…

Funding philanthropy

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, told Micheal Martin (FF, Cork SC) that  he had provided €1.9m for Philanthropy Ireland for three years, provided that it was matched by philanthropic sources, to support the Giving…

Funding disability demonstration projects

The Minister of State at the Department of Health, Kathleen Lynch, reported to Sean Kyne (FG, Galway W) funding for 100 demonstration projects in residential and day disability services (Dail Eireann, Debates, 11th December 2013, 587-8).  They arose from the…

> Other news

> Government analysis of social impact of 2014 budget: Dail Eireann, Debates, 3rd December 2013, 365. > Government allocation of €5.456m from dormant accounts to support labour force activation measures in local authorities in 2014: Dail Eireann, Debates, 3rd December…