Minister Canney announces publication of Taskforce Review Report 2018

Minister Canney announces publication of Taskforce Review Report 2018

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.

Minister Kyne launches 2017 Public Participation Networks Annual Report

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.

Over 110,000 individuals and 5,000 local community groups supported in deprived and marginalised communities across the country

SICAP

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.