Minister of State Kyne publishes a National Average of Local Digital Readiness

Minister Welcomes Local Authority Release of Local Digital Readiness Assessments

 The Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, Seán Kyne TD, today published a summary of local digital readiness assessments as part of a drive to develop local digital strategies for each local authority area… Continue reading.

Minister Kyne welcomes publication of Charities Regulator Annual Report

Report shows that Regulator’s work is increasing transparency and accountability in sector

The Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, Seán Kyne TD, has said the Charities Regulatory Authority is helping to increase public trust and confidence in charitable organisations… Continue reading.

Statement of Strategy 2017 – 2020

The Department of Rural and Community Development, today (16 March 2018), has published the Department’s Statement of Strategy 2017 – 2020 on its website. This publication will underpin the Department’s work for the coming years and enable the Department in working towards its mission to “To promote rural and community development and to support vibrant, inclusive and sustainable communities throughout Ireland”.
The Strategy Statement lays out the vision as to how the Department will design and implement policies that will empower communities, including those facing economic or social disadvantage to unlock their full potential. Two key policy documents : The Action Plan for Rural Development, and the Framework Policy for Local and Community Development in Ireland, will support the work of the Department in the coming years, with particular focus on fulfilling the commitments under the Programme for a Partnership Government.
The Statement of Strategy 2017 – 2020 is available [Here].
Tá Ráiteas Straitéise 2017 – 2020 ar fáil [anseo].