Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce reports on achievements to date and sets out goals for 2019
Seán Canney TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, today (20th February) welcomed the publication of the Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce Implementation Review 2018. The Taskforce, chaired by Minister Canney, was established in 2016 to identify and overcome obstacles to mobile phone and broadband services and engages with telecoms operators. The Taskforce is made up of officials from several Government Departments and agencies and representatives from the local government sector… Continue reading.
The Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, Sean Kyne TD, today (4 September 2018) launched the Public Participation Network Annual Report 2017.
“I am very pleased to see that substantial progress has been made in the ongoing development of Public Participation Networks (PPNs) since the inaugural Annual Report in respect of 2016,” the Minister said… Continue reading.
Published 3 September 2018
Minister Ring welcomes report detailing supports provided to reduce poverty and increase social inclusion and equality
Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) End of Programme Report 2015-2017
Michael Ring TD, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, has welcomed the publication of the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2015 -2017 End of Programme Report, which outlines the investment by the Government to tackle disadvantage in Ireland over the almost three-year period… Continue reading.
The Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce Implementation Group has published its 2018 (Quarter 2) Progress Report which is highlighting the benefits to domestic and business customers that have been delivered by the Taskforce… Continue reading.
A new ESRI study highlights the importance of providing longer-term targeted supports for people facing multiple challenges, such as low levels of education, lack of self-confidence and living in disadvantaged neighbourhoods… Continue reading.