Articles posted in 'Rural development'

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2 News: LEADER and local development

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, told Eamon O Cuiv (FF, Galway W) that €153m would be available for the LEADER programme for rural development for 2014-2020 (Dail Eireann, Debates, 4th February 2014, 7-9).  A…

LCDP: Local government Bill second stage

The Local government Bill, 2013, which provides inter alia for the alignment of the Local Community Development Programme (LCDP) with local government, was introduced in the Dail by the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan (Dail…

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Rural Transport Programme saving The Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport Alan Kelly told Timmy Dooley (FF, Clare) that the budget for the Rural Transport Programme in 2014 would be €9.446m, explaining how the expenditure…

Implementing alignment, transport

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, announced that nominations had been sought from parties invited to participate in the Alignment Implementation Group (Dail Eireann, Debates, 5th February 2013, 17).  He told Willie O’Dea (FF, Limerick…

1 Debates: Future of local development companies

The future of local development companies or partnerships in the alignment process was, as flagged earlier, discussed in the Seanad (Seanad Eireann, Debates, 22nd January 2013, 245-280).   Paschal Mooney (FF, agriculture) warned of the storm clouds gathering on this…

Focussed Policy Assessment of Rural Social Scheme. Numbers on Community Employment, Tús up

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, told Dara Calleary (FF, Mayo) that the Central Evaluation Unit of his department was expected to provide ealy in the new year a draft of its Focussed Policy Assessment of the…

2 News: Commission for the Economic Development of Rural Areas (CEDRA)

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, announced the establishment of a Commission for the Economic Development of Rural Areas, chaired by Pat Spillane (Dail Eireann, Debates, 21st November 2012, 798-9).  The Commission would include 15…

Human rights record

Katherine Zappone (ind, Taoiseach nominee) demanded that the government list its voluntary commitments to human rights.  She was off to Geneva to observe the United Nations review of Ireland’s human rights record and as part of this process governments were…

Rural transport

The Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Alan Kelly, told Robert Troy (FF, Longford – Westmeath) that his department was currently exploring efficiencies that could be achieved by bringing together the rural transport programme, HSE…

RAPID and CLAR

The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan, gave details to Eamon O Cuiv (FF, Galway W) of the status of the RAPID programme  (Dail Eireann, Debates, 10th May 2011, 910). He confirmed that its allocation had…

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